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In this show we discuss management practices, principles of capital allocation and personal habits with leaders in the transportation, manufacturing and industrial sectors. Whether you are scouting for leadership talent, looking for nuggets of wisdom or simply want to improve your career prospects, this show is for you. To stay up to date and to learn more, visit us at Turninggears.blog

Turning Gears: Business Management Podcast Yury Kapko

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In this show we discuss management practices, principles of capital allocation and personal habits with leaders in the transportation, manufacturing and industrial sectors. Whether you are scouting for leadership talent, looking for nuggets of wisdom or simply want to improve your career prospects, this show is for you. To stay up to date and to learn more, visit us at Turninggears.blog

    Ep. 3 - Frits Bisschop: The power of soft skills in building hard assets

    Ep. 3 - Frits Bisschop: The power of soft skills in building hard assets

    My guest today is Frits Bisschop, Managing Director at Districon. Frits and I start our conversation with his early career, impact of e-Commerce on airports, and decision-framework for automating operations. We spend the second half of our discussion on soft aspects of the business, such as tactics for managing stakeholders in complex projects, power of listening and hiring philosophy – aspects that are crucial for success in any environment. Please enjoy my conversation with Frits. 

    • 51 min
    Ep. 2 - Patrick Nangle: Popularizing car-sharing through innovation

    Ep. 2 - Patrick Nangle: Popularizing car-sharing through innovation

    My guest today is Patrick Nangle, CEO of Modo Coop, based in Vancouver. Modo is the second oldest car-sharing co-op in North America and the largest in Canada. Under Patrick’s leadership and focus on innovation, Modo has been growing at the fastest pace in the last 20 years.

    In our conversation, we discuss Patrick’s learnings from his international experience, why car-sharing works for some people and not the others, innovations in this area, key metrics and Modo’s highly aligned governance model.

    • 55 min
    Ep.1 - Jim Peeples: It's all about people

    Ep.1 - Jim Peeples: It's all about people

    Jim Peeples is the President and COO at Challenger Motor Freight – one of the largest trucking companies in Canada. Jim’s focus on people has earned him enormous respect in the industry and helped Challenger become one of the most successful carriers and sought out employers.

    We discuss the importance of choosing the right customers, capital allocation, impact of autonomous vehicles, transition to people-centric culture, and key hiring principles.

    • 57 min

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