Chris, Ian, and I owe a lot to the thinkers who’ve inspired us to focus on this work. Sometimes, you just come across someone whose insights, vision, conviction, and courage are so powerful that they seem to have their own gravitational field. Isaac Newton once wrote, “If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.” Well, we recently met one of our giants. Her unique blend of tough love, creativity, and business acumen have positioned her to speak truth to power, and boldly invite leaders to get back to the basics. Together we’ll consider the question:
What if we made work more human?
A table-slapping conversation with Liz Ryan, on this episode of Lead With a Question.
Liz Ryan is the CEO and Founder of Human Workplace, a content and consulting firm whose mission is to reinvent work for people.
Liz is a former Fortune 500 SVP of HR and the world's most widely read workplace advisor. She is the author of Reinvention Roadmap: Break the Rules to Get the Job You Want and Career You Deserve; Red-Blooded HR: Essays on Human Resources as a Force for Good; and Righteous Recruiting: Essays on Reinventing Talent Acquisition for People. Liz is the host of the Work Related Podcast and a beloved advisor to three million leaders and working people who share her vision for a human-powered working world.