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066: How Creating Strong Bonds Creates High-Performing Teams, with Andrej Baranek
Episode 668th February 2022 • Leadership Jam Session • Rob Fonte
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Looking to create a strong bond with your team?  

In this episode I sit with Andrej Baranek, a Vice President of Strategic manufacturing and tenured leader of global teams. We discuss Andrej’s leadership journey as he shares several useful tips and advice for creating high-performing teams, including an initiative he launched during the pandemic called “Sparkles of Curiosity”. 


  • Building a Bond – how a simple carpool became the catalyst for building strong bonds (5:40) 
  • 'Sparkles of Curiosity' – a non-work-related initiative that brought colleagues together through learning about one another (15:31) 
  • HBR Article - Ferguson's formula (17:41)
  • HBR Article - How will you measure your life? (19:44) 


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