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Comp + Coffee

Jul 8, 2019

In this episode we talk with Dr. Achyuta Adhvaryu, assistant professor at the University of Michigan. He recently completed a study on soft skills in the workplace, finding that soft skills training on-the-job boosts worker productivity and generates large returns for the firm.
 
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Jun 25, 2019

Heading into the July 4th holiday in the US we discuss the value of vacations and how they can affect your company.
 
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Jun 19, 2019

You've no doubt received this question in interviews. "What's your biggest weakness?"

But this episode goes well beyond that.
 
We welcome Rick Mace, former startup CEO and current executive partner at Siris Capital to the podcast to discuss:
 
 * Why your strengths are also your weaknesses
 * How you can...


Jun 3, 2019

In this episode we welcome Mike Zani, CEO of The Predictive Index. Mike joins us to talk about compensation from a CEO's perspective, what an enlightened talent leader is, and why it's better to make errors of action than errors of inaction.
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May 20, 2019

One this episode of Comp & Coffee we cover focus. Or, more specifically, how can you get stuff done with all the distractions that abound?
 
Here's a list of links we discuss during the podcast: