36. How to Build High Performing Culture with Lindsay McGregor

Lindsay McGregor is the CEO and co-founder of Vega Factor.  Vega Factor is a company that helps organizations build high performing, adaptive cultures through, technology, learning programs, and process design.  Lindsay earned her Bachelor’s degree from Princeton and attended Harvard Business School 2011-2013. She went on to work at McKinsey & Company, working with large Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, universities, and school systems.

Lindsay and her husband Neel co-authored the New York Times bestselling book, Primed to Perform: How to build the Highest Performing Cultures through the Science of Total Motivation.

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In this episode, we discuss:

  • Merging Emotional Intelligence and IQ
  • How to Collaborate and Motivate
  • How to Set Expectations for Experimenting
  • Psychology of Recruiting and Hiring
  • Flash Points
  • What Writing a Book is Really Like
  • Working as a Husband and Wife Team
  • Tactical and Adaptive Performance