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Work that Matters by WorqIQ

Each week hosts Shawn Murphy and Mark Babbitt from WorqIQ bring you insights and stories on how to create a positive experience of work for you and your team.

Jun 9, 2015

How do you capture people’s attention in a world that offers an overwhelming amount of choices? If you do any type of work that needs to captivate people's attention then this is an interview for you!

I'm speaking with Ben Parr, former co-editor of Mashable and Managing Partner of DominateFund, an early-stage VC fund....


Jun 4, 2015

This episode's guest is Fred Kiel. In his new book, Return on Character, he writes, "Being cynical is easy when it comes to the topic of character's role in business leadership." Kiel makes a point many feel: Today's leaders seem out of touch with the humanity needed to motivate, inspire and move employees or peers...


Jun 2, 2015

"Life is too short not to do something that matters," artist Huge McLeod once said. This quote brilliantly tees up the focus of this episode. I talk with New York Times best selling author Tom Rath about how to infuse your life and work with meaning. We explore the three keys to energize your work and life with...


May 28, 2015

This isn't about office romance. It's a different type of romance. It's the kind of romance that evokes a passion for the work that people are head over heels crazy about what they're doing.

Who couldn't use more mystery in their work? Why not more emotion over reason or curiosity and intrigue in your work?

Author and...


May 21, 2015

The military is traditionally bureaucratic and driven by hierarchy. So what happens when a Captain in the Navy turns such tradition on its head? It's an amazing turnaround. In this episode of Work That Matters, I talk with David Marquet. David is the author of bestseller Turn the Ship Around.

We talk about actionable...