2 Guest: Jim Kouzes – Leading Leadership Author

Jim Kouzes is a bestselling author, an award-winning speaker and, according to the Wall Street Journal, one of the best executive educators in America. In this podcast, Jim discusses his most recent book, Learning Leadership.

Jim is the co-author of The Leadership Challenge, which has sold over two million copies since its first edition and has been translated into 20 languages.​

Amazon describes The Leadership Challenge as, "the most trusted resource on becoming a leader." Other books by Jim Kouzes & Barry Posner include: Credibility, The Truth About Leadership, Encouraging the Heart, A Leader's Legacy.

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  • a couple of years ago

Guest: Kirsten Wolberg – Paypal Exec

Kirsten Wolberg is a Vice President at PayPal. She was the executive who led the separation of eBay and PayPal into 2 public companies. Prior to leading that strategic effort, she was the VP of Technology. Currently, she is PayPal’s Vice President of Talent.

Kirsten has over 20 years experience in leading Technology, Product, Operations and Strategy. She served as Vice President of Technology at Charles Schwab. She also led salesforce.com’s IT organization to the cloud as their Chief Information Officer, managing a $100 million dollar budget.

Kirsten holds a BS in Finance from the University of Southern California and an MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management. In 2016 she was named by ComputerWorld as a Premier 100 Technology Leader, and the San Francisco Business Times named Kirsten one of the most Influential Women in Business.

  • a couple of years ago