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People-Centered Design Sprints with Kai Haley

Kai Haley is the Head of UX Methods and Practice at Google and the founder and leader of the Google...
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I’m Busting the Myths About Innovation Metrics

Companies want and need to innovate, but most use the wrong innovation metrics and lack effective ways to track their...
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People AND Automation with Nancy Householder Hauge

Nancy Householder Hauge is the Chief HR Officer at Automation Anywhere, one of the fastest-growing companies in the world. She...
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How American Airlines is Transforming Its Culture by Transforming Delivery

How does a major airline stuck with languishing technology projects suddenly start making rapid improvements in product delivery, customer satisfaction,...
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Shape podcast 56 min LISTEN

Decentralizing Data: From Data Monolith to Data Mesh with Zhamak Dehghani

Barry O’Reilly and this week’s guest, Zhamak Dehghani met 10 years ago when they worked together at ThoughtWorks. Zhamak is...
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Leading an Engineering Culture Transformation with Chris Goddard

On reading Lean Enterprise, this week’s guest, Chris Goddard, reached out to Barry O’Reilly several years ago to help implement...
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Enabling Agility by Being Agile with Annette Gabriel

This week’s guest, Annette Gabriel, is enthusiastic about helping leaders and teams adopt higher performance practices. Annette is a former...
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Shape blog 3 min READ

Looking Back at the Past 5 Years and Looking Forward to the Next

Have you ever had the feeling that it was time for a change? A sense it was time to step...
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Shape blog 13 min READ

Putting People Back Into Performance Management

The way most companies approach performance management is completely broken. Everybody knows it, yet there aren’t many companies or managers...
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Shape podcast 49 min LISTEN

Product Management For Large Scale Innovation with Secil Tabli Watson

Barry O’Reilly is pleased to welcome Secil Tabli Watson, Executive Vice President for Digital Solutions for Business at Wells Fargo....
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Shape blog 10 min READ

Systemic Effects: the Overlooked Key to Effective Strategic Planning

Many company leaders approach strategic planning and achieving goals in a linear manner that’s too shallow and too focused on...
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Shape blog 11 min READ

Why Your Company Isn’t Profiting From Remote Productivity

The businesses that have accelerated during the COVID crisis—and will continue to succeed—aren’t thinking and talking about productivity. They’re focused...
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