GA 290 | The Danger of Being Right with Thomas Frase

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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 Thomas Frase. Ron and Thomas discussed why you should be careful being right, and some of the best ways to positively influence and connect with people. A MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The quote that inspires Thomas (3:27)
  • Thomas’s background (4:14)
  • The breakout session Thomas recently led (6:52)
  • How “being right” can hurt your career (8:27)
  • Keeping your expertise in check (10:23)
  • A better approach (13:50)
  • Observing body language patterns (17:02)
  • Stressing benefits over features (19:10)
  • Empowering the workforce (26:06)

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