46 episodes

Aspiring Ops is a series meant to unite us around a common purpose, to amplify the voices of world-class Strategy and Operations Leaders as they share their personal stories and provide practical steps we can all take to help scale our companies and ourselves as leaders.

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Aspiring Ops is a series meant to unite us around a common purpose, to amplify the voices of world-class Strategy and Operations Leaders as they share their personal stories and provide practical steps we can all take to help scale our companies and ourselves as leaders.

    Episode 46: A Clear Vision Leads to Clear Outcomes

    Episode 46: A Clear Vision Leads to Clear Outcomes

    On this episode of Aspiring Ops, we meet with David Rosenberg to hear about his journey into the role of COO and Chief of Staff for the Indiana Economic Development Corporation. After multiple positions in the private and public sectors, David shares how he has charted the course for his career by surrounding himself with incredible Leaders and how the combination of great leadership with incredible teams has helped him bring together a big vision with measurable outcomes during his time with the Indiana Economic Development Corporation.
     

    • 29 min
    Episode 45: Plan Your Work Then Work Your Plan

    Episode 45: Plan Your Work Then Work Your Plan

    Josh Streets is the Founder and CEO of Scoreboard Group - a consulting firm that advises strategy and operations leaders of complex call centers on strategic execution while leveraging the latest technologies. On this episode of Aspiring Ops, Josh shares his learnings and observations in strategic consulting, the approach he takes with his clients, and how organizations can move faster by slowing down.
     

    • 34 min
    The Importance of Perspective in Strategy and Operations

    The Importance of Perspective in Strategy and Operations

    Mike Sellberg is the Interim Chief Product Officer and Chief of Staff at Coviance - a fintech company that’s making the home equity lending process simpler, faster, and more scalable. On this episode of Aspiring Ops, Mike shares how his unique product-focused background has equipped him with the tools and perspective needed to successfully scale companies to new heights.

    • 34 min
    Creating An Environment For Talent To Thrive

    Creating An Environment For Talent To Thrive

    Dr. Bill Murphy is the COO at Indianapolis Public Schools. On this episode of Aspiring Ops, Bill dives into his leadership style and how he has helped create a culture rarely found within public school systems. Just one year into the role, Bill’s efforts have allowed individual contributors to thrive in their day-to-day roles while also creating a better learning environment for over 30,000 students in Central Indiana.

    • 41 min
    Leveraging Mission to Power Motivation

    Leveraging Mission to Power Motivation

    Josh Mawhirter is the VP of Operations for Care Design New York, a Health Home Care Management organization providing services to people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. On this episode of Aspiring Ops, Josh dives into the dynamics of Strategy and Operations within the HealthCare space, and the role his organization’s mission plays in his daily processes.

    • 37 min
    Investing in People to Amplify Process

    Investing in People to Amplify Process

    Keith Ward is the AVP of Operational Strategy, Change Management, and Organizational Impact for the National Wildlife Federation, America’s largest non-profit conservation organization. On this episode of Aspiring Ops, Keith dives into the role he plays as “the connective tissue” across their team, and how the focus he’s placed on investing in people above all else, has ultimately created operational success.

    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

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13 Ratings

13 Ratings

Sean-131313 ,

Fantastic SaaS podcast

There aren’t many podcasts out there that dig into the real life stories of growing business, centered around their operations journeys. Excited to start listening to Season 2!

PiperK315 ,

In operations? You will love the lessons from this podcast!

This podcast is crushing it! I love hearing stories from people in a role similar to mine - there is so much to learn from others who have gone down the path you’re on. Brooks is an awesome host and really digs deep into some great questions. Looking forward to season 2!

12345677890987654321 ,

Excellent

Real conversations with operations leaders that actually know what it’s like to scale a venture backed business from day one. Love this show.

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