54 episodes

Have you ever thought to yourself: "running a business shouldn't be this hard?" Then you need to listen to the For You Leadership Podcast, where you can tap into Kirk Dando’s leadership experience working with 11,000+ leaders around the world. From startups to hyper-growth companies, Kirk has seen it all. Short on theory and long on real-world examples, you will leave every episode equipped to be a better leader.

We’ll bring you interviews with some of today’s best CEOs and Dando’s clients. They will offer behind-the-scenes insights into how the companies big and small grow. You’ll learn the ground truth about what works and what doesn’t.

For You Leaders Kirk Dando

    • Management

Have you ever thought to yourself: "running a business shouldn't be this hard?" Then you need to listen to the For You Leadership Podcast, where you can tap into Kirk Dando’s leadership experience working with 11,000+ leaders around the world. From startups to hyper-growth companies, Kirk has seen it all. Short on theory and long on real-world examples, you will leave every episode equipped to be a better leader.

We’ll bring you interviews with some of today’s best CEOs and Dando’s clients. They will offer behind-the-scenes insights into how the companies big and small grow. You’ll learn the ground truth about what works and what doesn’t.

    How to lead in uncertain times (Part 2) - The power of commander’s intent

    How to lead in uncertain times (Part 2) - The power of commander’s intent

    Today we bring you another special episode of The For You Leaders Podcast. Today Kirk is going to share a very simple, yet powerful, tool leaders use during uncertain times called “The Commander’s Intent.” It’s so simple, you can start using it today. Listen in as we discuss how to lead during uncertain times by using the power of Commander’s Intent.
    Don't miss the previous episode in this series where we discussed more about how to lead during uncertain times, as today’s world is changing and presenting challenges, globally, at a scale and pace greater than anything any of us has experienced - due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

    • 16 min
    How to lead in uncertain times (Part 1) - How to think about leading in uncertain times

    How to lead in uncertain times (Part 1) - How to think about leading in uncertain times

    Are you a leader struggling or thinking about how to be leading during uncertain times with Coronavirus / COVID-19 ? If so, we wanted to hit pause and talk about what it means to be leading during uncertain times and the significance of being intentional and leading well. There’s no hype, just perspective on what we’re seeing with the CEOs we have the chance to work with on a daily basis. Let’s hit pause and talk about the importance of your leadership in this uncertain time. 

    • 16 min
    HOW the heck the best product people lead (Part 2 of 2)

    HOW the heck the best product people lead (Part 2 of 2)

    Today, we continue the conversation around product development with Christopher O’Donnell, Chief Product Officer at Hubspot and Ash Devata, Head of Product at Duo Security. We cover a wide range of topics from how to creatively interview to ensure you get the right person in your next product management hire, including ways to pressure test for EQ and IQ to specific ways Hubspot and Duo Security develop and execute their product roadmap. We even dive into how CEOs should think about and influence product to deliver the best customer experience.

    • 24 min
    WHAT the heck does a product person do? (Part 1)

    WHAT the heck does a product person do? (Part 1)

    What the Heck Does A Product Person Do? Christopher O’Donnell, Chief Product Officer at Hubspot and Ash Devata, Head of Product at Duo Security share their incredible insights as product leaders. Before you brush off this podcast as something only for high-tech startups or product-centric companies, think again. This episode is full of important perspectives and tips for ANY company, even if you don’t have a "product person" in your business.

    • 27 min
    Meetings: 2 Practical (and scientifically proven) Ways to Eliminate Wasted Time and Improve Your Meetings

    Meetings: 2 Practical (and scientifically proven) Ways to Eliminate Wasted Time and Improve Your Meetings

    There are approximately 55 million meetings in the US every single day. Yes, you read that right. On top of that, executives said 72% of their meetings were unproductive. What side does your team fall on?
    Today, we are talking all about meetings. We provide you with several tips that do not cost you a dime and you can implement immediately.

    • 22 min
    How to set goals that motivate, acquire companies to grow and worry less - how one award-winning CEO does it

    How to set goals that motivate, acquire companies to grow and worry less - how one award-winning CEO does it

    Today, we are continuing our conversation with the award-winning CEO of Four Hands, Matt Briggs. In this episode, we cover a wide range of topics from goal-setting to acquisitions to reducing stress. If you missed the previous episode, don’t miss the chance to hear the way Four Hands operationalizes their core values.
    One topic to pay extra close attention to in this episode is how Matt and Four Hands set their company goals. In working with businesses around the world, it’s incredible how many companies struggle with goal setting that get (and keep) people focused. Do they set them so they are achievable or so they are more aspirational and very difficult to achieve? Matt does a great job sharing the unique perspective Four Hands has used to set goals to scale. Tune your ear to their approach and how it will help you and your business set goals and grow.

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

JustADude1984 ,

Good stuff!

I love this podcast! Very informative and practical simultaneously. The topic discussion is comprehensive. I can’t recommend this enough. It’s a must listen.

sdfhbjsadnc ,

Very Nice!

I love this podcast. Everybody should listen it!

Brooke Craven ,

Awesome Podcast!!

Kirk Dando, host of the For You Leaders podcast, highlights all aspects of leadership, business growth and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

Top Podcasts In Management

Listeners Also Subscribed To