April 22, 2021

The transformative power of OKRs and leading with empathy with Doug Dennerline, CEO Betterworks| Thoughtleader

The transformative power of OKRs and leading with empathy with Doug Dennerline, CEO Betterworks| Thoughtleader

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mahan Tavakoli speaks with Doug Dennerline, the president and CEO of BetterWorks, a performance enablement solution company that aligns workforces to the organization's top priorities with their market-leading OKR (Objectives and Key Results) software. Doug Dennerline shares his thoughts on leading with empathy, the transformational power of OKRs and the future of work.


Some Highlights:

  • Doug Dennerline on the HP Way, John Chambers and growth at Cisco.
  • How leading with empathy shaped Doug’s leadership values.
  • Doug Dennerline talks about the transformative power of OKRs not just as a process but also as a leadership methodology.
  • Doug Dennerline’s perspective on the future of work.


Webinar on OKRs for Georgetown University 


Also mentioned in this episode:


John Chambers - Chairman Emeritus, Cisco / CEO, JC2 Ventures

John Doerr - Chairman at Kleiner Perkins and author of Measure What Matters

Eric Yuan - CEO of Zoom


Connect with Doug Dennerline:

Doug Dennerline on BetterWorks

Doug Dennerline on LinkedIn

BetterWorks Website


Connect with Mahan Tavakoli:

MahanTavakoli.com

More information and resources available at the Partnering Leadership Podcast website: 

PartneringLeadership.com