In this episode, I am interviewing Johann Remefort. He is the Managing Director at Techstars for the BSH Future Home Accelerator in Munich. We talk about: Johann’s first leadership experience: during university he was leading a customer support team for people having difficulties connecting to the internet. How he discovered as a techie his strengths in the interaction with people Johann’s company as a founder, Seesmic, where he was leading... View Article
Think back about the team leaders you have worked with: who would you say was an inspiring leader? What did that person do exceptionally well or differently than other leaders?
In the Destination Leadership podcast Katrin Grunwald interviews people who have been recommended by others as inspiring leaders.
In this episode, I am interviewing Sandra Zemke. She is a former consultant and works at a large DAX company in Germany. We talk about: Her leadership journey from an IT project manager motivating people in a big matrix organisation without a hierarchical responsibility to her first leadership role managing right away 25 team members spread across 3 countries. Concrete tips for first-time leaders on how to structure your routines... View Article
In this episode, I talk with Sarah Gevirtz, who is an HR director in the high tech industry in Silicon Valley. We talk about: How her first team with less than 5 direct reports gave her the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of how to lead a team and pay attention to the humanness Her leadership responsibility now with 6 direct reports and more than 20 people in her team... View Article