The Outthinkers podcast is a growth strategy podcast hosted by Kaihan Krippendorff. Each week, Kaihan talks with forward-looking strategists and innovators that are challenging the status quo, leading the future of business, and shaping our world.
#54—James Heskett: Building a Culture for Competitive Advantage
In this episode, James L. Heskett, Harvard Business School Professor and author, shares his findings on what steps to take to create lasting, effective cultural change—more quickly than you would think.
#53—Emmanuel Probst: Branding Hacks to Stay Competitive
In this episode, Emmanuel Probst—expert in branding and market research—shares his insights on how branding and marketing now require a different way of thinking (from product-based to experience-based) in the modern era.
#52—James Stavridis: Nine Lessons in Making High-Risk Decisions Under Pressure
In this episode, Admiral James Stavridis shares what he learned about making critical decisions with clarity under immense pressure over his 30+ years in the Navy.
#51—Ben Casnocha: Embracing Your Inner Entrepreneur
In this episode, Ben Casnocha—entrepreneur and venture capitalist—shares how every person has an inner entrepreneur, and how, more than ever, embracing this give you a competitive advantage in the challenges of today's modern career marketplace.
#49—Geoff Smart: A Proven Method for Optimizing Your Hiring Process
In this episode, Dr. Geoff Smart, Chairman & Founder of ghSMART—which has advised countless Fortune 500 CEOs and boards in hiring and developing talented teams—shares his powerful four-step framework.
#48—Insights from a Former CEO with Ajay Banga of MasterCard
In this episode, Ajay Banga—former CEO of 12 years for Mastercard—shares his top insights he learned over the course of his career.
This is one of the best podcasts on strategy. Kaihan interview style is superb and the content and learnings valuable for anyone interested in strategy.