A tech-led approach to leadership
In the Directions with Stan Grant podcast, join author, broadcaster and multi-award-winning journalist Stan Grant as he explores the leadership styles of ordinary people faced with extraordinary responsibilities.
Challenging guests to weigh in on a topic way out of their comfort zone, Stan unearths what makes them tick, their instincts under pressure, and the single thread that connects them all. From common leadership challenges to solving the biggest issues of our time – this is the podcast where leaders come to learn.
Chief Zagaris has been involved in every major emergency in California over the last 40 years. Under his leadership, technological innovation was placed at the heart of modern-day firefighting - changing the way agencies respond to emergencies.
As one of the world's leading criminal investigators, Mike King has been on the frontline in the hunt for serial predators, pioneered experimental training techniques and was one of the first to bring geospatial tech into investigation war rooms.
NASA Pioneer Dr Kathryn Sullivan's innate curiosity and love of exploration has led her to outer space, to ocean floors, and to leadership roles solving complex issues like climate change, poverty, inequality, and political unrest.
From 9/11 to Hurricane Sandy, Dr Mashariki is one of the world's most experienced data strategists when it comes to leveraging urban analytics and data science to solve complex problems.
From forecasting catastrophic food droughts, to formulating strategies for the mass deployment of foreign aid, Linda Peters has combatted some of this generation's greatest challenges.
Learn more about the leading-edge tools supporting the world's most progressive leaders.
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Explore some of the special guests who will be interviewed on Season One of the Directions podcast.