How Radical Candor Can Help You, with Kim Scott

How Radical Candor Can Help You, with Kim Scott

Episode 375:

Kim Scott is the author of Just Work: Get *t Done Fast and Fair as well as Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity. Trier Bryant and Kim co-founded the company Just Work to help organizations and individuals create more equitable workplaces.


Jason Rosoff and Kim co-founded the company Radical Candor to help rid the world of bad bosses. Kim was a CEO coach at Dropbox, Qualtrics, Twitter, and other tech companies. She was a faculty member at Apple University and, before that, led AdSense, YouTube, and DoubleClick teams at Google. Earlier in her career, Kim managed a pediatric clinic in Kosovo and started a diamond-cutting factory in Moscow. She lives with her family in Silicon Valley.


What you will learn in this episode:


  • What Kim has done to operationalize the idea of radical candor and make philosophies into realities
  • Who radical candor is for – including entrepreneurs and business people
  • How radical candor allows us to care personally, and to challenge directly at the same time
  • What the radical candor framework looks like
  • Why holding back on your opinions can be harmful to others
  • An important piece of feedback Kim got and why it made her reflect on her experiences in business





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