Welcome to My Biggest Lesson, the podcast that brings you the key learnings from the most influential founders, executives and investors in the Colorado tech community.
Hosts, Adam Burrows and Chris Erickson, are the founders of Range Ventures - an early stage venture firm based in Denver. Listen to a series of conversations featuring the leaders of successful startups in Colorado and beyond. You’ll learn about their life, career, and the most important lesson they’ve learned along the way.
Find out more about what they're up to at Range.VC at https://www.range.vc/
Connect with Adam and Chris and the Range VC team on LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/range-ventures/
On this episode we hear from Danielle Wilkie, who has spent her 20+ year career following technology that transforms a variety of complex industries. Hosts, Adam and Chris find out what lead Danielle to her current role as Central Division President for Compass - a tech-enabled real estate brokerage firm. Danielle has been part of several successful startup exits including HomeAdvisor (f/k/a ServiceMagic sold to IAC in 2004), NetQuote (sold to Bankrate in 2010) and Craftsy (sold to NBCUniversal in 2018). She shares how she learned her biggest lesson and what she did to implement her biggest lesson into everyday life.
Podcasts Danielle is listening to:
The Knowledge Project
Ten Percent Happier
Making Sense with Sam Harris
Books Danielle recommends:
15 Commitments of Conscious Leadership, Jim Dethmer, Diana Chapman & Kaley Klemp
Who? The A Method for Hiring, Geoff Smart and Randy Street
Crucial Conversations, Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler
Radical Candor, Kim Scott
Never Split the Difference, Chris Voss
Coaching Habit, Michael Bungay Stanier
Start with Why, Simon Sinek