#97: Dan Shapero - Stepping Back to Grow


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Dan Shapero’s team was a rocket ship. When he stepped in as leader of LinkedIn’s recruiting business, annual revenue was around $40 million. By 2014, it was a billion and a half dollars.

So it came somewhat as a surprise when the CEO of LinkedIn told him that he was probably in the wrong job.

Join us as we discuss the importance of teams, transformations, and the time that Dan told his boss he was the wrong guy for a promotion. Download a copy of the transcript, or see the full show notes and links at https://whitneyjohnson.com/dan-shapero

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