Josh Little, Founder & CEO - Volley
Josh Little is a teacher turned serial tech entrepreneur with quite a track record. As an entrepreneur, he made his first $100k in the first week, his first million in the first year, and had two multi-million dollar exits in the first 5 years.
The products he has created have now been used by hundreds of millions of people. He’s currently on a mission to provide the world with a faster and more flexible way to communicate face-to-face with his latest product, Volley – a video messaging app.
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Key takeaways from this episode:
- Everyone benefits when leaders constantly sync with their team and add value
- Using video gives teams a glimpse into each other’s lives, be authentic about showing your human side
- There’s no such thing as overkill when it comes to communication
What to listen for:
[01:45] What is continuous leadership?
[04:53] The three ‘tidal waves’ that led to the creation of Volley
[09:53] The benefits of asynchronous communication
[12:45] Drawbacks of traditional meetings
[15:32] How Volley makes the workplace more human
[21:05] Curating a workplace community when working remotely
[23:48] Letting your human side shine
[26:30] Josh’s self-limiting story
[28:42] Quick questions with Josh
[34:56] Josh’s challenge to other leaders for making a more human workplace