The Executioner's Tale

“Ideas are cheap. Execution is everything. ”

Product Development Hall 45 min

Video sponsored by Websupport

  • What is the talk about?

    Christina: Christina has spent her career attacking impossible tasks: at Yahoo, taking on the giant Google at search; at Linkedin, bringing people to participate daily at a site about resumes; at MySpace, reinventing the profile; at Zynga, building a social network for play. Some succeeded some did not. All had one thing in common: large groups of people all working toward a single goal. Lean can tell you what to build and Agile tells you how to build it--but neither tell you how to build it as a team. How do you build consensus? How do you inspire outlandish dreams? How do you create accountability in teams? Christina will share her toolkit for clarity and commitment. She has been refining this process with the start-ups she advises and invests in, and now it's ready to ship. You know about mission statements, but what about OKRs? Predictive roadmaps? Do you have a cadence for celebration? Come to this talk, and learn how to ship as a crew.

  • Who is it for?

    Christina: Entrepreneurs, Product Managers, management, CTO's

  • What will the audience get from it?

    Christina: An ability to bring their dreams into the world swiftly and effectively.

  • What do you presently work at?

    Christina: A Mix: some teaching, a lot of advising, some consulting through Rosenfeld Experts

  • Which of your existing achievements do you value the most?

    Christina: The people who I have mentored who are making their dreams real.

  • What would you like to achieve?

    Christina: To help more people reach their goals

  • What do you look forward to at the WebExpo?

    Christina: Meeting new people.

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Christina Wodtke

Chief Instigator Wodtke Consulting