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This podcast series explores the intersections of business, organizational culture, and talent through conversations with leading thinkers – and doers – around the world. Learn more at: https://www.heidrick.com/
Heidrick & Struggles serves the executive talent and leadership needs of the world's top organizations as a premier provider of leadership consulting, culture shaping and senior-level executive search services.

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The Heidrick & Struggles Leadership Podcast Heidrick & Struggles

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    • 4.5 • 14 Ratings

This podcast series explores the intersections of business, organizational culture, and talent through conversations with leading thinkers – and doers – around the world. Learn more at: https://www.heidrick.com/
Heidrick & Struggles serves the executive talent and leadership needs of the world's top organizations as a premier provider of leadership consulting, culture shaping and senior-level executive search services.

Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    Mitsui Rail Capital’s general counsel: Insights on the value of diverse experiences

    Mitsui Rail Capital’s general counsel: Insights on the value of diverse experiences

    In this podcast, Rudy Figueroa, the senior vice president, general counsel and chief compliance officer at Mitsui Rail Capital, discusses the importance of DE&I and shares his insights on moving from a law firm to in-house counsel. He also talks about how his experience in HR and risk has informed his leadership capabilities and reflects on why it’s so important for general counsel and chief legal officers to build a personal brand and network.
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    • 16 min
    FiscalNote’s CEO on DE&I, IPOs, and What He Learned From Political Campaigns

    FiscalNote’s CEO on DE&I, IPOs, and What He Learned From Political Campaigns

    In this podcast, Heidrick & Struggles’ Julian Ha speaks to Tim Hwang, the founder, chairman, and CEO of FiscalNote, an information services company focused on reshaping how companies understand global policy and market intelligence by combining AI technology, expert analysis and legislative regulatory and geopolitical data. Disclosure: Julian Ha has been an adviser to and is a shareholder in FiscalNote. Hwang shares his journey from politics to founding FiscalNote out of a Motel 6 room to taking it public in August 2022. He discusses some of the skills he gained from working on campaigns as well as why collaborating with stakeholders is critical and what it takes to drive that collaboration within the C-suite and with other stakeholders such as employees, shareholders, and regulators. Finally, he talks about how he links DE&I goals to FiscalNote's strategy and operations. 
    Key Takeaways:
    Introduction (00:00)
    What led Tim to found FiscalNote (01:09)
    Why FiscalNote went public (05:16)
    What political campaigns and startups have in common (08:48)
    Leading your company through uncertain times (11:21)
    Tim talks DE&I (13:19)
    The leadership skills needed to drive collaboration in the organization (15:12)

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    • 21 min
    From industry shifts to supporting innovation: Insights from Kone's chief innovation officer

    From industry shifts to supporting innovation: Insights from Kone's chief innovation officer

    In this podcast, Heidrick & Struggles’ Matti Takala speaks to Amy Chen, senior vice president and chief innovation officer at Kone about industry shifts in the industrial sector and which leadership capabilities drive innovation forward.
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    • 22 min
    How technology industry CHROs can align talent strategy and business objectives

    How technology industry CHROs can align talent strategy and business objectives

    In this podcast, Heidrick & Struggles’ Christina Cary speaks to Suni Lobo, the chief human resources officer at Marqeta, a digital payment, innovation, and modern card issuing platform company; and Missy Forlani, the chief people officer at PowerSchool, a global provider of cloud-based software for the K–12 education sector. Lobo and Forlani, who both recently stepped into their first public-company head of HR role, share what their experiences have been like over the first few months on the job, and talk about what they wish they had known before stepping into their current positions. The two also discuss the importance of building relationships with various company stakeholders including the CEO and board, and how those relationships can help the CHRO or CPO become a strategic partner within the organization that aligns talent strategy to business objectives. Finally, the two discuss how the current digital and technology transformation is affecting how they are implementing their organization’s HR strategy. 
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    • 22 min
    Talent management strategy and CFO development with Anish Batlaw, managing director at General Atlantic

    Talent management strategy and CFO development with Anish Batlaw, managing director at General Atlantic

    In this podcast, Heidrick & Struggles’ Tom Cunnigham speaks to Anish Batlaw, managing director at General Atlantic, a global growth equity investor. Batlaw discusses talent management strategy, must-have criteria for CFOs, and the global economic and geopolitical challenges ahead for this role. 
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    • 13 min
    From leadership development to team acceleration: Insights from BMW South Africa's general manager of legal services

    From leadership development to team acceleration: Insights from BMW South Africa's general manager of legal services

    In this podcast, Heidrick & Struggles’ Marianne Hill speaks to Candice Pillay, the newly appointed general manager of legal services for the BMW Group in South Africa. Pillay shares her interest in and commitment to the professional development of teams, specifically harnessing and developing talent from within to help companies achieve their goals. She also discusses the leadership traits necessary to navigate in today’s complex environment.
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    • 16 min

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Thanks Josh!

This host does an excellent job and selecting the best guests and really getting to the point of the skills that have most benefitted the organizations they lead. Quality production, keep it up!

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