Nik Knight (UK fintech)

Episode 28 · June 20th, 2019 · 46 mins 50 secs

About this Episode

In this episode, rachel, Kendall, and Nik talk about:

  • How much it sucks to be a recruiter
  • Finding out the hard way just how much your boss does that you don't know about
  • The Dark Times, aka the Trial By Fire
  • Resisting the call to management
  • Growing through 1:1 coaching
  • The realization that a leader doesn't have to know everything
  • Pivoting the industry toward culture change
  • What Release Management means
  • Not putting off the hard conversations
  • It's not paranoia if people really are out to get you
  • Managing managers often means teaching them how to manage
  • Showing your human side as a leader, but not making it about you
  • Having a healthy disrespect for authority

You can find Niks on Twitter at @kninki, and on LinkedIn as Nicola Knight.

Special thanks to Mel Stanley for our theme music <3