Great Life, Great Career - #14 Karen Dillon

January 12, 2019 Scott Miller


Great Life, Great Career hosted by Scott Miller, brings together insights, proven principles, and expert advice on aligning your passions and talents with your purpose and mission. This week, Great Life, Great Career visited Pluralsight and spoke to their Chief People Officer, Anita Grantham. We also spent time with former Harvard Business Review editor Karen Dillon and discussed her new book, The Prosperity Paradox.


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Guest Bio:

Karen Dillon is the former editor of Harvard Business Review magazine and co-author of the three books with Clayton Christensen, including the forthcoming The Prosperity Paradox: How Innovation Can Lift Nations Out of Poverty, the Wall Street Journal business best-seller Competing Against Luck: the Story of Innovation and Customer Choice (HarperCollins, October 2016) and the New York Times best-seller, How Will You Measure Your Life? (HarperCollins, May 2012). She is also the author of The Harvard Business Review Guide to Office Politics


Episode Breakdown:

  • On location at Pluralsight
  • Rethinking innovation
  • Meet Anita Grantham
  • The Pluralsight Culture
  • Introduce Karen Dillon
  • What is the prosperity paradox
  • Preview next week’s guest, Whitney Johnson

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About the Author

Scott Miller

Scott Miller is a 25-year associate of FranklinCovey and serves as Senior Advisor, Thought Leadership. Scott hosts the world’s largest and fastest-growing podcast/newsletter devoted to leadership development, On Leadership. Additionally, Scott is the author of the multi-week Amazon #1 New Releases, Master Mentors: 30 Transformative Insights From Our Greatest Minds, Management Mess to Leadership Success: 30 Challenges to Become the Leader You Would Follow, and the Wall Street Journal bestseller, Everyone Deserves a Great Manager: The 6 Critical Practices for Leading a Team. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, with his wife and three sons.

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