COO Secrets with Sophie Theen

In this COO Secrets episode, we’re joined by Sophie Theen, Startup COO & CPO, and speaker at this year’s Operations Nation cONference

In today’s episode we find out: 

➡️ Transitioning from the people function into a COO role [00:58] 

➡️ A typical day as a Startup COO [02:45] 

➡️ Common challenges as a COO & advisor [03:54] 

➡️ Being agile and becoming a transformation architect  [05:00] 

➡️ Advice for any aspiring COOs [06:14]

➡️ The future of the COO role [07:18]

➡️ Connecting with fellow COO’s and CPO’s at this year’s cONference [08:16]

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