Family & Lifestyle

Managing Work Email, High Performing Cultures, Star Wars

The Matt Townsend Show
  • Dec 18, 2015 2:00 pm
  • 2:18:13

Work Email Makes You Stupid (10:31) Professor Sir Cary Cooper-Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health, Lancaster University Management School. He is the author/editor of more than 150 books on occupational stress, women at work and industrial and organizational psychology. He discusses how work email is invading our lives. How to Build the Highest Performing Cultures (1:01:06) Lindsay McGregor is the co-author of New York Times bestselling book, Primed to Perform: How to Build the Highest Performing Cultures Through the Science of Total Motivation, as well as the CEO and co-founder of Vega Factor, a startup building technology to help organizations transform their cultures. Previously, Lindsay led projects at McKinsey & Company, working with large Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, universities and school systems. Lindsay shares her thoughts on how to build high performing cultures in business and in everyday life. Star Wars Review (1:45:26) Rod Gustafson from Parent Previews joins the show to review the new movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Meet the Producers - Holiday Traditions (1:53:11) Student producer Caitlin Thomas and Liana Tan discuss with Dr. Townsend about different holiday traditions from around the world.