In this 30-minute 3-2-1 iRelaunch Podcast, Michael Watkins — best-selling author of The First 90 Days and its newly-updated essential companion, Master Your Next Move —is interviewed by iRelaunch Chairman and Co-Founder Carol Fishman Cohen about the principles and techniques of making successful transitions into new roles through the lens of a "relauncher," or person returning to the workforce after a break.
Among the topics explored in the podcast are:
How to regulate a 'sink or swim' mentality in a new position
Striking the right balance between learning and doing
Accelerating technical, cultural, and political learning
Common traps to avoid when taking a new role
How to match your strategy to the situation you are entering
Coping with anxiety associated with returning to work
Tackling front-end "update learning" (e.g., new software platforms)
Leading former peers
How to avoid creating barriers to your success
You can listen to the full podcast on the following platforms:
Genesis is a global provider of leadership development programs, coaching, and transition acceleration solutions for individuals, teams, and organizations. Genesis offerings are based on the research of Michael Watkins, co-founder and author of the book "The First 90 Days." Genesis provides a comprehensive range of programs, coaching processes, and consulting services aimed at speeding up transitions at all levels, from front-line managers to C-level executives.