Building Bridges Podcast

Building Bridges is a podcast that asks important questions about the future of business. Using a lively, group discussion format,  guests go beyond the “what” of an issue to also explore why, so what, and what if.

The podcast is hosted by SkyBridge founder and president James Millar.

Ep 14 – What if Every Executive Had a Coach? Pt 2
Ep 14 – What if Every Executive Had a Coach? Pt 2

All top athletes have specialized coaches. Even amateur athletes have coaches supporting them through every practice and game. Why doesn’t every executive have that kind of support? We ask that question in the second half of our two-part conversation with experienced executive coaches Katharine Halpin, Dr. George Watts, and Brian Underhill, Ph.D. In this episode, we explore: What a typical…

Ep 12 – What Have We Learned So Far?
Ep 12 – What Have We Learned So Far?

Confucius said that learning without reflection is a waste; reflection without learning is dangerous. We agree. In this special episode of the Building Bridges Podcast we take a step back to reflect on what we have learned so far. The episode weaves together excerpts from previous discussions around eight key points: The nature of work is changing. Risk is unavoidable; organizations need…

Ep 11 – How Can a Professional Build a Career Around Their Personal and Professional Passions?
Ep 11 – How Can a Professional Build a Career Around Their Personal and Professional Passions?

Steve Jobs once said, “You’ve got to find what you love… the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking, and don’t settle.” So passion must lead to a satisfying career, right? Not necessarily. We asked Logan Lyles, Allison Kern, and Perry Lane this question: What does passion…

Ep 10 – What Books Should Professionals Read at Different Points of Their Career? Pt 2
Ep 10 – What Books Should Professionals Read at Different Points of Their Career? Pt 2

This is the second part of our two-episode conversation discussing which books individuals should read at varying parts of their career. In this episode, we turn our focus to the characteristics of the best reading material books, particularly for young & upcoming business leaders. Larry Gennari, Alex Graham, and Alison Jones join us again to discuss: Best books to read…

Ep 9 – What Books Should Professionals Read at Different Points of Their Career? Pt 1
Ep 9 – What Books Should Professionals Read at Different Points of Their Career? Pt 1

This is the first part of our two-episode conversation discussing which books individuals should read at different parts of their career. In this episode, we discuss the characteristics of the best business books, the sort of material one might read at different stages of life, and how to realize lasting value from what we read. Special guests Larry Gennari, Alex…

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