This podcast helps you turn your company culture into rocket fuel for meaningful growth. It explores how we can make work synonymous with fun, meaning, and belonging and looks at how we can build remarkable cultures that scale as our businesses grow and the world keeps on changing.
Katarina Berg: Culture at Spotify - Lessons in Scaling
Spotify's CHRO, Katarina Berg, knows how to maintain a thriving culture while scaling from a successful startup to a global giant. She shares some of her secrets around unlocking human potential and turning the company culture into the grease that helps it keep rolling at top speed. She also discusses the importance of clarity about who you are and what you stand for and finding effective ways to operationalize your Culture Playbook.
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Brian Robertson: Getting Rid of Managers
People don’t leave bad jobs, they leave bad managers. So here is a radical idea: What if we got rid of managers altogether? What if we could do it without decreasing the power of traditional hierarchy but by increasing the power of everyone else? This week Aga is joined by Brian Robertson, the father of holacracy to explore these questions and more.
Giff Constable: Talking to Humans
Giff Constable is a product leader, entrepreneur, and author who has sold three companies and helped build many others. In this wide-ranging interview, we cover a lot of ground: from developing great products, leadership, cognitive biases, designing an HR function that actually works for the business, creating psychological safety, taking on creative pursuits that scare us, and much more.
Bretton Putter: Building a Remote Culture
Bretton Putter is the CEO of CultureGene and he helps companies build and develop strong, functional company cultures. He recently published his second book, Own Your Culture, and in this episode, we talk about what to think about and what to do (asap!) to create a thriving culture in the world of remote or hybrid work. Brett shares plenty of actionable insights and examples of practices you can implement to adapt to this new way of working.
Frances Frei & Anne Morriss: Unleash Your Team's Potential
The world’s top leadership and culture whisperers - Frances Frei and Anne Morris joined me for a fun, wide-ranging, and insightful conversation about how you can unleash your team’s potential. Frances and Anne talk about redefining leadership, the relationship of culture and strategy, love and trust in the workplace, their experience working with Uber, WeWork and Riot Games, and more.
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Tommi Forsström: Building Product and Culture during the Weird Middle Part
Growth. We all crave it. Both in our personal lives and in business.
But what we often forget is that the biggest growth spurts inevitably come with growing pains. Suddenly we are in this weird place in the middle - no longer a child but still not an adult.
Adolescence... Something’s emerging, everything is changing and it’s really, really messy. Turns out that startups go through a very similar stage. And this is exactly what Tommi Forsströmand I talk about in this episode.
Great source for company culture related content! Keep up the great work!
Inspirational & Thought Provoking
Aga hosts great guests and leads them through smart and thought provoking discussions. This podcast is a joy to listen to and provides great content that will leave you thinking. I also love the short postcard episodes for a quick, bite sized piece of inspiration and advice.
Thought provoking and engaging conversations
This is a great podcast about all things Culture, applicable to many faceta of life both personal and professional.
Aga brings great and diverse speakers, and drives engaging and thought provoking conversations in a very relatable and pragmatic way.