Nadyne Richmond (Grand Rounds)

Episode 30 · July 18th, 2019 · 47 mins 54 secs

About this Episode

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

  • An early career transition from software engineering to user research via human factors training
  • Equipping sharks with lasers
  • How weird it was to work on a military base as a civillian and not be the lunch lady
  • Arriving in the SF Bay Area just as the first dot com bubble burst
  • How it's easier to communicate concerns when there is a framework for it
  • Doing the job AND talking about the job
  • A high school paramedic?!
  • Looking into the eyes of it (American healthcare)
  • The difference between being trained how to use management tools vs how to actually manage
  • How to handle it when someone is intimidated by you: be more personal (and vulnerable)
  • Giving your team opportunities to build leadership skills by allowing them to support you when you need it
  • Going to all kinds of live shows and why that's awesome
  • Kendall's penchant for ruining things

You can find Nadyne on Twitter and Instagram as @nadyne :)

Special thanks to Mel Stanley for our theme music <3