GA 275 | Leading vs. Serving with Sarah Tilkens


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By Ron Pereira: Lean Thinker & Co-Founder of Gemba Academy, Ron Pereira: Lean Thinker, and Co-Founder of Gemba Academy. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
This week's guest is Sarah Tilkens. A Lean Manufacturing Leader at GE Healthcare, Sarah and Ron discussed the differences between mentoring, coaching, leading, and serving. A MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here. In this episode you'll learn: The quote that inspires Sarah (1:53) Sarah's background (2:33) How her mentors have impacted her (5:37) What makes a good mentor (8:06) The subtle differences in leadership relationships (11:10) About the lean construction movement (13:15) Sarah's role at GE Healthcare (15:18) About their lean daily management system (17:27) Finding your rhythm of leading and coaching (19:03) Leading vs. serving others (20:49) The importance of communicating the "Why?" (25:15) What's next for Sarah (27:34) Sarah's advice (30:31) Podcast Resources Right Click to Download this Podcast as an MP3 Download a Free Audio Book at Sarah on LinkedIn Subscribe & Never Miss New Episodes! Click to Subscribe in iTunes If you enjoyed this podcast please be sure to subscribe on iTunes. Once you're a subscriber all new episodes will be downloaded to your iTunes account and smartphone. The easiest way for iPhone users to listen to the show is via the free, and incredible, Podcast app. NEW! You can now follow the podcast on Spotify here. You can also subscribe via Stitcher which is definitely Android friendly. What Do You Think? How have your mentors impacted you? How do you think you've impacted those you've mentored?

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