Podcasts

61- Erica Keswin – on the power of rituals in the workplace

Erica Keswin, the author of two Wall Street Journal best-sellers (Bring Your Human to Work & Rituals Roadmap), workplace strategist, and podcast host, joined us on The Modern People Leader.

We talked about how rituals are the human way to transform everyday routines into workplace magic.

Timestamps:

  • Her career journey (5:15),
  • Bring Your Human to Work and Rituals Roadmap (8:10),
  • Why connecting with peers, managers, and colleagues is so important (15:12),
  • Matching the message to the medium (18:25),
  • The definition of a ritual (21:17),
  • The 3 Ps of rituals (23:10),
  • The magic question that Erica asks every leader to better understand their company’s rituals (24:30),
  • Some of Erica’s favorite rituals that she’s seen (32:38),
  • Erica’s go to Chipotle order (42:04),
  • Career advice she’d give her 22-year-old self (48:37),
  • The people problem she would fix with a magic wand (49:46),
  • And why on-sites are the new off-sites (51:40).