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Giant Talk LIVE for the first time

by Lawrence Walsh | Mar 27, 2020

OKR Podcast, OKRS

Yesterday, There Be Giants in partnership with Koan brought you Giant Talk LIVE for the very first time. Giant Talk host Lawrence was joined by There Be Giants founder Roger Longden, Brett Knowles of Hirebook and Matt Tucker of Koan for a lively discussion about…

Giant Talk – In conversation with Brett Knowles

by Lawrence Walsh | Mar 09, 2020

Values

Giant Talk: The world’s first OKR podcast in partnership with Koan is excited to bring you a three part miniseries featuring special guest Brett Knowles. Brett is an OKR oracle and has recently written a fascinating article on BJ Fogg’s Behaviour Change Model and its…

Leadership team buy-in is absolutely fundamental to success

by Lawrence Walsh | Feb 12, 2020

Leadership

There is no way to escape it, leadership team buy-in when it comes to OKRs is fundamental to the success of the methodology. “If OKRs as an initiative don’t originate from the top, it’s vital that those leading them enrol senior sponsors who will role…

Giant Talk – The world’s first OKR podcast partners with US based Koan

by Lawrence Walsh | Feb 07, 2020

OKRS

Giant Talk – the world’s first OKR podcast launched early in 2019 following a community demand for cross border OKR learning. In it’s first year the podcast has attracted a host of fascinating guests, global business leaders and thousands of listeners each week. The podcast…

Giant Talk – In conversation with Joshua Backer

by Lawrence Walsh | Jan 28, 2020

OKR Podcast, OKRS

In this week’s episode of Giant Talk – the world’s first OKR podcast, we talk to Joshua Backer of Unified. Unified are a social advertising technology and services company and were one of the earliest partners for Facebook, twitter, Snapchat, LinkedIn and Pinterest. Josh talks…

Values and why it’s important not to simply stick them up on your wall

by Lawrence Walsh | Jan 20, 2020

OKR Podcast, OKRS

In today’s edition of Giant Talk – the world’s first OKR podcast we talk values and how Spiceworks of Austin, Texas have integrated values throughout their OKRs. Lawrence: Hi everybody. Welcome back to Giant Talk – The world’s first OKR podcast. This afternoon I am…