Connecting Human-to-Human in a Digital World with Jane Piper

leadership mindset people and culture podcast Nov 24, 2022

In this GYDA Talks, Rob talks to Jane Piper. Jane combines a strong background in psychology with 20 years of practical experience in HR. Jane started out with a Masters in Industrial and Organisational Psychology from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. After 10 years working in businesses around the world she decided to embark on an Executive MBA to gain better understanding of business. In 2008 she completed a MBA from Henley Management College, UK. She used this knowledge to advance to senior positions in HR in international companies.


Robert and Jane discuss the hussle culture, productivity, connecting and getting more done! The world has changed rapidly and digital is here to stay, but our brains have not. We need to re-imagine the way we work in a digital era to rebuild the social capital that we lost over the pandemic.

Topics covered:

  • 4-day week
  • Culture (work harder or less hard?)
  • Top down or bottom up culture?
  • Lead loudly
  • Matrix of motivation and focus
  • Learn to delegate
  • Human to human
  • Gender and leadership


Have a listen to their conversation. 

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