Alisa Cohn is an executive coach for top startups including Venmo, DraftKings, and Etsy. Her new book, 'From Start-up to Grown-Up", shares Alisa’s knowledge & experience from working with executives at companies like Etsy, Venmo, and DraftKings to help them grow into the influential leaders they are today.
In this episode, we discuss:
- The right and wrong ways to lead a team
- The importance of cofounder prenups
- Creating psychological safety at a company
- How role-playing might be the secret to navigating tough conversations
- Tips to make meetings more effective and less painful
Leverage is an on-demand outsourcing platform that helps business owners and entrepreneurs scale without the pain, cost, and risk of hiring. With a team of vetted experts spanning across all areas of marketing and growth, we serve as an agile extension to your team—allowing you to get more done in less time.
The goal of the Leverage Podcast is simple: to learn from the best and discover how we can all be more productive, build a more fruitful business, and live a better life.
Leverage’s Founder and CEO, Nick Sonnenberg, is the host of the Leverage Podcast. With a background in data science, high-frequency algorithmic trading and business efficiency consulting, Nick has an innovative mind and is obsessed with learning from the people around him. Join him each week as he interviews fellow entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and leading experts to discuss everything from marketing secrets to new technologies to life as an entrepreneur.
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