In this episode, Andy Davis talks to Jennifer Geary, author of the new book – “How to be a Chief Operating Officer” and previously COO at Save The Children. Jennifer discusses working as a COO in the charitable sector, shifts in the world of tech, the positive impacts of technology and new challenges in the future.
1.57 What was Jenny like when she was younger?
2.37 Her father’s influence on her early technology interest
4.11 Working in the financial world
7.08 Value creation in IT and knowing where the company is going
8.57 Managing transformations in technology
10.28 Future fundamental shifts
12.17 Positive impacts of technology
14.11 Moving to Save the Children UK
16.25 Working in philanthropy
17.00 The Childs Eye Foundation
19.15 Taking on a COO role
20.36 Writing a book about being proficient in a COO role
23.15 Finding the discipline for writing
25.43 Finding new challenges for the future
27.01 Forthcoming exciting innovations