In this episode of the ScaleX Insider podcast, we dive into a captivating conversation with Russ Laraway, Operating Partner at Goodwater Capital, at Goodwater Capital, former leader at tech giants Google, Twitter, and Qualtrics, Radical Candor co-founder and former US Marine Corps company. In today’s conversation Russ and I discuss, how to lead like a boss, when they win you win, what you need to do if your internal narrative tells you ‘I am not good at this’, why without purpose your dream has nothing, the power of leading by example, the power of purpose when managing a team, how to unleash your inner manager, driving team success with powerful coaching, dealing with defensive reactions, creating a next job vision for your team not a natural born leader, the uselessness of comparisons, and why being too helpful as a boss is one thing your team won’t complain about.

About Russ:

Russ Laraway’s journey from US Marine Corps company commander to corporate executive and entrepreneur exemplifies his commitment to empowering individuals to excel in their work. With extensive experience in organizational development and leadership, Russ brings a wealth of knowledge to the table. His dedication to fostering world-class teams and sharing insights through his book, “When They Win, You Win,” makes him a sought-after thought leader in the business world.

Join us as we delve into a thought-provoking conversation with Russ Laraway, where he shares timeless wisdom and actionable strategies for leaders navigating the complexities of growth and purpose in today’s dynamic business landscape. Welcome, Russ.

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About the Host, Brendan McGurgan

Brendan is a global business leader who builds profitable, scalable businesses by delivering on his strong personal belief that anything is possible.

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