The Effective Executive – 4 Lessons from Disney’s Decline

The Effective Executive – 4 Lessons from Disney’s Decline

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 54th episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt shares 4 lessons Fromm Disney's decline. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:00] The Effective Executive - Episode 54 [00:00:36] Four Lessons from Disney's Decline [00:00:49] Lesson 1 - Entropy [00:02:24] Lesson 2: A Focus on Costs, Increases Costs [00:04:57] Lesson 3: Innovation [00:07:06] Lesson…
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The Effective Executive – Beware the Skeuomorphs

The Effective Executive – Beware the Skeuomorphs

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  Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 53rd episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt explains what skeuomorphs are and how to deal with them. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:01] The Effective Executive - Episode 53 [00:00:20] Skeuomorphs Defined [00:01:38] We've always done it this way [00:05:38] Micromanagement Hides Purpose Transcript [00:00:01] Hi, I'm Tripp Babbitt, and…
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Education for New Executives in a New Organization

Education for New Executives in a New Organization

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 52nd episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt discusses steps a new executive should take when first entering a new organization. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:00] The Effective Executive - Episode 52 [00:00:15] The Profit [00:02:07] Hard Skills [00:04:06] Do You Know the Business? [00:05:52] Seeing the Whole   Transcript [00:00:00]…
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The Effective Executive – Common Sense and Quick Fixes

The Effective Executive – Common Sense and Quick Fixes

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 51st episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt discusses the problems with common sense solutions and quick fixes. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:00] The Effective Executive - Episode 51 - Common Sense and Quick Fixes [00:00:51] Being Effective vs Being Efficient [00:01:48] The Problem with EVs - Synthetic View [00:04:49] Kryptonite…
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Lessons for Executives from COVID Vaccinations

Lessons for Executives from COVID Vaccinations

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  Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 50th episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt gives takeaways for executives from COVID vaccinations. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:00] The Effective Executive - Episode 50 [00:00:22] Aim: Get People Vaccinated [00:01:18] By What Method [00:04:01] The Nature of Science [00:08:48] Neuroscience and Freedom [00:09:55] Aesop's Fable - The Sun…
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The Effective Executive – 3 Sources of Unintended Consequences

The Effective Executive – 3 Sources of Unintended Consequences

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles focused on soft skills in leadership. But few content providers address methods to improve executive performance. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 49th episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt identifies 3 sources of unintended consequences. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:01] The Effective Executive - Episode 49 [00:00:30] 3 Sources of Unintended Consequences [00:00:56] 1. Inability to See the Whole [00:03:14] The Whole vs The Parts [00:04:41] 2. Overcontrol…
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First Question to Ask in a Customer Service Fail

First Question to Ask in a Customer Service Fail

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 48th episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt discusses how executives should address a customer service fail. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:00] The Effective Executive - Episode 48 - First Question to Ask in a Customer Service Fail [00:00:24] The Mysterious Letter [00:01:50] The Response [00:02:59] Not a New Problem [00:05:26]…
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The Effective Executive – Do You Create or Remove Barriers for Employees?

The Effective Executive – Do You Create or Remove Barriers for Employees?

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 47th episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt describes how executives create barriers when they should be removing them. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:00] The Effective Executive - Episode 47 - Do You Create or Remove Obstacles for Employees? [00:01:02] Micromanagement Defined [00:03:02] Control [00:03:59] The Customer Connection [00:09:29] Build Trust…
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Powershift – Why You Can’t Keep Employees

Powershift – Why You Can’t Keep Employees

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 46th episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt how getting and keeping employees is much harder and what to do about it. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:02] The Effective Executive - Episode 46 - Powershift [00:01:18] Steve Cadigan Book - Workquake [00:01:54] No One Seems to Stay with an Organization Anymore…
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The Effective Executive – It’ll Never Work

The Effective Executive – It’ll Never Work

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Veteran, new and aspiring executives need methods to be successful in their organization. There are 1000s of leadership podcasts, videos, blogs, and articles but few authors address what to do or how to do it. We have witnessed many executives who are efficient (doing things right), but few executives are effective (doing the right things). We believe this is misguided and aim to remedy the shortfall with executives. This is the 45th episode of the Effective Executive podcast. In this episode, Tripp Babbitt looks at an organizations inability to proactively innovate - a necessary endeavor for future revenue. Download our Effective Executive Starter Kit. Show Notes [00:00:01] The Effective Executive - Episode 45 [00:01:32] Innovation Attitude Through the Decades [00:03:49] Where is the Proactive Pipeline of Innovation? [00:05:22] Problems of…
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