4 Insights to Free Yourself Up from Low-Value Tasks and Be More Strategic

IF YOU LEAD A TEAM OR ORGANIZATION, CHANCES ARE YOU’RE HITTING THE “CEILING OF COMPLEXITY” AS DAILY OPERATIONAL DEMANDS SUCK ALL YOUR TIME, LEAVING NO SPACE FOR STRATEGIC THINKING AND WORKING ON “NEEDLE-MOVING” INITIATIVES. Peter Clayton’s guest for this Career Strategy episode on The TotalPicture Media Podcast is Richard Medcalf, founder of Xquadrant and an […]

Gary Hamel: How to Fix the Bureaucratic Mindset – A Move to Innovation

Humanocracy: Creating Organizations as Amazing as the People Inside Them  Introduction: How would you feel if … You had the right to design your own job? Your team was free to set its own goals and define its own methods? You were encouraged to grow your skills and take on new challenges? Your workmates felt […]

SmartRecruiters Announced its Best First-Half Results in its History. In the Middle of a Pandemic!

CEO INSIGHTS: “WHAT INSPIRES ME IS THE WORLD THAT EMERGES ON THE OTHER SIDE.” Welcome to a CEO Insights edition of the TotalPicture Podcast. I’m Peter Clayton, and I’m excited to have back on TotalPicture, the Founder & CEO of SmartRecruiters, Jerome Ternynck. I first met Jerome in 2017 in San Francisco at UNLEASH. At the time, SmartRecruiters had about 200 […]

William Tincup. WTF 2020 an Influencers’ Guide to Navigating the Sh*t Show

It’s 2020, so of course, a tree fell on William’s house the day we were set to record this. Welcome to TotalPicture Media and another edition of WTF 2020 AN INFLUENCERS’ GUIDE TO NAVIGATING THE SHIT SHOW. My name is Peter Clayton. Thank you for tuning in. So, what’s your opinion of 2020 so far? […]

How to Work With Influencers – Brad Sutton

How to Work With Influencers – A 3 Part Series (Encore Podcast) Welcome to a Leadership Channel Podcast on TotalPicture. I’m your host, Peter Clayton. The three main players in this podcast series are Brad Sutton, Sarah Brennan, and William Tincup. Today Brad Sutton from GSV AcceleraTE joins me. [Update – Brad Joined Eightfold.ai in February 2020.] […]

What Matters Now. Interview with Gary Hamel

In his new book, What Matters Now, Gary Hamel (ranked the world’s most influential business thinker by The Wall Street Journal), shares his agenda for “building organizations that can flourish in a world of diminished hopes, relentless change and ferocious competition.” What Matters Now is not a book about one thing. It’s not a 250-page […]

Don’t Let the Environment Control Your World – Marshall Goldsmith

Triggers. Creating Behavior That Lasts — Becoming the Person You Want to Be (Encore Podcast) I’m excited to have back on the podwaves New York Times bestselling author, and one of America’s preeminent executive coaches: Marshall Goldsmith. His client list is a who’s who of global CEOs. Welcome to a special Leadership Channel Podcast on […]

David Rose Making Money and Having Fun Through Angel Investing

“Any company designed for success in the twentieth century is doomed to failure in the twenty-first.” (Encore Podcast) Did you know that every year in America, over 600,000 new businesses start up and hire their first employees? Many will fail, but some of them will become the legendary businesses of the future, transforming industries and […]

Accelerate: Podcast Interview with John Kotter

“The 21st Century will force us all to evolve toward a fundamentally new form of organization.” “Leadership is about setting a direction. It’s about creating a vision, empowering, and inspiring people to want to achieve the vision and enabling them to do so with energy and speed through an effective strategy. In its most basic […]

Sandy Pentland – Honest Signals – How They Shape Our World (Encore Video)

Honest Signals – How They Shape Our World (Encore Video) NeuroLeadership Summit How understanding the signaling within social networks can change the way we make decisions, work with others, and manage organizations. (Interview with Sandy was recorded in 2011, but the ideas he presents are as relevant today as they were a decade ago) How […]