Category: Company Culture

Episode #156 – The Omni-working Revolution: Hybrid Strategies to Thrive in the Modern Workplace

In this episode of Team Anywhere with Gwen Stirling Wilkie, we delve into the importance of human-centric leadership in hybrid work environments. She discusses the need for setting boundaries and flexibility within senior teams, sharing examples of how organizations have reimagined their workspaces and strategies. The guests explore the concept of “omni-working,” emphasizing the importance of creating inclusive and thriving work environments. She also discusses the paradigm shift in leadership, highlighting the growing need for co-creation and active leadership as we Team Anywhere.

Episode #155 – Redefining the Office: Balancing Remote Work Collaboration and Innovation in Modern Organizations

In this episode of Team Anywhere, host Mitch Simon welcomes Libby Sander to discuss the importance of human-centric leadership in the context of remote work and office environments. They explore how our physical environment impacts productivity, collaboration, and well-being, emphasizing the need for diverse and flexible workspaces. The discussion also highlights the changing expectations and priorities of today’s work. The episode calls for a shift in leadership approaches and office design to meet the evolving needs of employees and create environments that foster creativity, engagement, and success as we Team Anywhere.

Episode #154 – Creating Inspiring Work Environments: Exploring Motivational Work Design

In this episode of Team Anywhere, host Mitch Simon is joined by David Henkin and Thomas Bertels to discuss human-centric leadership and its impact on job satisfaction and productivity. They explore the history of organizational development, highlighting the importance of meaningful work, autonomy, and knowledge of results. The speakers also delve into the challenges posed by technology and the need for self-managing teams. They emphasize the benefits of involving people from various functions and encourage managers to transition into coaching roles as we Team Anywhere!

Episode #153 – Fostering Human Connection: Importance of Civil Discourse in the Remote Age

In today’s podcast episode we delve into the power of storytelling to promote empathy and connection. Milan Kordestani, a writer and founder of the anonymous publication The Doe, shares their experiences and insights on the importance of civil discourse and mental health in our digital age. From discussing the loneliness epidemic to cancel culture, Milan offers thought-provoking perspectives on how we can foster better connections and have meaningful conversations. So sit back, relax, and get ready to explore the world of storytelling and its impact on our society as we Team Anywhere!

Episode #152 – Leading with Intention: Balancing Management and Leadership for Success

In today’s podcast episode our guest, Perry Maughmer, shares his insights on how to effectively manage oneself and others. He introduces a unique framework based on exploration, experimentation, and evolution, emphasizing the importance of connecting with individuals and building trust as a leader. Perry also dives into the concept of “hostage groups” and the power of peer advisory for leadership growth. Join us as we explore the challenges of change, intentional leadership in a remote work environment, and the key to establishing meaningful connections with employees as we Team Anywhere!

Episode #151 – Exploring Ethical AI Strengthening Productivity and Engagement in Remote Teams

In this episode of Team Anywhere, we discuss the use of AI to strengthen productivity and engagement in the virtual and hybrid world. Yoav highlights the importance of human-centric leadership when incorporating new technologies, emphasizing the need to empower human potential rather than replace it.

We dive into the ethical dilemmas arising from advanced AI tools, such as responsible innovation, and the risks associated with AI, including accuracy, bias, privacy, sustainability, and societal disruption. Tune in to discover how to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of AI with a human-centric approach as we Team Anywhere.