This podcast brings you behind the curtains into how Clearbridge sets our people up to do their best work, and how that translates into better products and services for our customers.
Join us each week as we dive into a key question or opportunity that has surfaced in our business along the journey.
Why Setting Goals will Help You Get #Better – EP 12
We all have goals we want to achieve, but how exactly does setting a goal help you get #better? In this episode, Allison and Ryan talk about not just the "how", but also "why" goals are important in everything: your work, your business, and even your life.
How to Use Flat Leadership For Better Employee Engagement – EP 11
In episode 11—the first in The Work #Better series—Allison McConnell (People Ops) sits down with Ryan Kononoff (CEO) to discuss how Clearbridge uses flat leadership for better employee engagement.
How A Non-Profit Held Its Largest Fundraising Event EVER—Virtually – EP 010
Opportunity International Canada is a microfinance not-for-profit with a simple mission—to empower those living in poverty to transform their lives and their communities. In this next interview, Dan shares how Opportunity has had to pivot in order to continue to raise funds to support the needs around them in the developing world in places where people don’t live paycheque-to-paycheque but often live day-to-day.
The #1 Question To Ask When The Economy Is Tanking – EP009
Benny Doro, Founder of All Your Foods—a group of food services companies heavily invested in technology—shares his story about the first thoughts he had when the news of coronavirus hit and how he responded to focus on the opportunities ahead. Benny also leaves us with some valuable insight for how you can adapt in your business right now too.
How One Thriving Business Invests In Their People – EP 008
Charlotte Lepp, Cofounder & Chief Recipe Taster at Lepp Farm Market shares about the challenges (and opportunities) their Essential Service business is facing amidst COVID-19 and how they’re both adapting to the changing world and innovating to move their business forward.
What We Can All Learn From The Most Innovative Town In Canada – Ep 007
David Gardner, Transit Specialist at the Town of Okotoks shares about how a simple conversation at the grocery store turned into a grocery delivery service overnight. He shares about their investment into technology, their use of data to make decisions, and how they pivoted quickly to meet the changing needs of their community.
Super topical and insightful!
Entrepreneurs vs Coronavirus is a super topical, relevant podcast with tons of insights for how small-to-medium sized businesses have pivoted and adapted to the changing climate. Even the story in EP03 about the event marketing company that lost $300K is inspiring given their attitudes to how they're going to adapt and forge ahead. Ryan, the host of the show, also does a great job diving deeper into what these business are doing and how the pandemic is affecting them on multiple levels. 5 stars!