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Leaders as Humans

Humanization, Leadership

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Alex Lange

Alex is an Executive Coach and Facilitator with GoInnovation, a global consulting and leadership development organization providing executive and life coaching, team building, organizational development, and society-building.

Alex holds a Masters Degree in Health Sciences and has spent over seven years performing neurosurgery.

His areas of interest include emotional intelligence, communication, and bridging cross-cultural differences of business, nations, ethnicities, and people.

Show Notes

Difficulty of people being more human in an increasingly techno-centric world [02:16]

Complex idea of being happy and sad is more human [07:07]

Interconnection between Neurosurgery and Leadership Development [08:18]

Helping people empower one another [11:50]

The concept of Deep Fakes [13:11]

VUCA Leadership [15:44]

A leadership gap – ‘Saying vs. Doing’ [19:00]

Leadership through the lens of Good Design [20:31]

Adult learning by watching, by doing [24:01]

Dynamic Dialogue during meetings [25:57]

Practical ways of creating Dynamic Dialogue [27:56]

Difference between Good and Great Leaders [34:11]

Meeting without an agenda [34:56]

Picking the nuance of body language [36:08]

Work-Life Harmony vs. Work-Life Balance [37:69]

“What kind of a person am I?” – Work-first vs. Family-first [41:30]

Integration between work and life leads to harmony [45:15]

Checking-off a box on job description [47:09]

Adult learning [48:13]

Fixed Mindset vs. Growth Mindset [54:14]

A Framework for being More Human and a Better Leader [57:51]

Becoming Self-Aware and adding a Human Factor to Leadership [01:08:09]

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Leaders as Humans

Pooja Jauhari is the former Group CEO of VMLY&R India, and former CEO of The Glitch. Over her two-decade-long career, Pooja has worked with some of the biggest brands in the country and the world, and introduced powerful campaigns to society.

Pooja has worked with some brilliant people and has held important responsibilities over the past 20 years. She is the Founder of Seat At The Table, an unbiased investment and advisory initiative to invest in companies and people that are built on a purpose.

Prior to her appointment in the VMLY&R network, Pooja was the CEO of The Glitch, a high-performance creative company that has worked hard to create a workspace that is gender blind, inclusive and progressive. The Glitch was acquired by WPP, the world’s largest marketing communications company in 2017, and integrated into the VMLY&R network within WPP in 2020.