As Told By Nomads


604: Transforming Your Organization to Create Breakthrough Performance and Employee Well-Being with Gaurav Bhatnagar and Mark Minukas

Ep. 604

In today's episode of the As Told by Nomads Podcast, join Gaurav Bhatnagar and Mark Minukas as we talk about the approaches to transforming an organization away from fear, anxiety, dysfunction, and stress. To effectively establish a connection with your team, as a leader, you must learn how to meet people where they are.

Is fear a compelling motivation?

Fear may work in ways more than one when it comes to motivating specific outcomes and results. Although in today's exchange, we learn that fear-driven results aren't always long-lasting.

About Gaurav Bhatnagar and Mark Minukas:

Gaurav has dedicated the last two decades of his professional life to working co-creatively with organizations to deliver performance and culture transformations and enhance leadership development. He has been a trusted adviser/ coach/ counselor to C-suite and other senior leaders in the process of transforming their organizations.

Mark has been helping organizations transform their business performance for over 15 years now. His work has taken him around the world and allowed him to explore all kinds of industries – manufacturing, technology, travel and logistics, government, and financial services. 

While Mark marvels at the uniqueness and special nature of each company and industry, he has also discovered that human beings are the core of any organization. How people show up, communicate, problem-solve, and lead determines how large the gap is between strategy and execution.

Outline of the episode:

  • [04:13] Why is the great resignation happening?
  • [08:44] Fear and uncertainty undermine performance in the workplace
  • [11:09] You can be successful and still be deeply unhappy
  • [14:27] How should you approach anxiety, stress, and fear in the workplace?
  • [19:16] A car accident that forever changed Tayo's mindset
  • [23:25] All our choices will have consequences
  • [35:48] Gaurav Bhatnagar and Mark Minukas – How do you use your difference to make a difference?



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