The Growth Whisperers is a weekly podcast hosted by Brad Giles and Kevin Lawrence two advisors to mid-market businesses, one Australian, one Canadian, who each work with CEOs and Leadership Teams across the world with a mission to build enduring, great companies. Each weekly episode covers interesting situations and questions from the world of strategic planning, leadership development, talent and hiring in high growth entrepreneurial companies where real results matter.

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IN THIS EPISODE:

Elon Musk factory reopening – Kevin & Brad talk about Elon Musk reopening the Tesla factory and asking authorities to only arrest him for doing so, as well as his recent comments that more people should make things.

Efficient vs effective leadership – The Growth Whisperers discuss the difference between effective and efficient leadership, and why leaders need to focus on their effectiveness right now. They also discuss why learning new skills is so important for leaders to maintain effectiveness.

Virtual vs face to face meetings – Brad & Kevin share experiences with virtual meetings and ask the degree to which virtual strategic planning meetings will become commonplace in the future.