The Critical Path with Mary and Jason

The Critical Path with Mary and Jason

Latest Episodes

Episode 33 – Building Your Map
August 15, 2019

This month on The Critical Path, we’re focusing on all of the little tweaks you can make to run a tighter ship. We talked about tasking, about compensation, and now we’re getting into the brass tacks of Organizational Mapping – the art/science of infor...

Episode 32 – Navigating Compensation
August 08, 2019

We talk a lot about company culture and the fact that money isn’t the only factor in a good hire. That being said, compensation is still an important factor to navigate if you want to strengthen your teams with every new hire. This week,

Episode 31 – Get Your House in Order!
August 05, 2019

If boosting your business up to the next level is a journey (and it is,) the necessary first step of the trip is Time Management. Having the mental energy and actual minutes and hours to spend thinking about what you need and where you want to go requi...

Podcast Episode 30 – Jetpack Leadership Cohort
July 25, 2019

We’ve been talking a lot about leadership lately, and this week, to celebrate our 30th podcast episode, we are talking about our newest offering, the Jetpack Leadership Cohort. (Also, another scotchisode, if you’re interested in that sort of thing…) We...

Podcast Episode 29 – How to Boost Your Leaders
July 18, 2019

This week, we’re continuing our discussion about Leadership (after a brief unexpected hiatus as we replaced the carpeting in our office and everything was turned upside down for a couple of weeks!) We’re talking about: Our Three Prong Approach to Leade...

Podcast Episode 28 – Leading Your Team
June 20, 2019

Last week, we talked about building a strong team. This week, we’re taking the next logical step and addressing how to actually lead your team day-to-day. So much of leadership is a product of how you handle things that go wrong,

Podcast Episode 27 – Building Your Team
June 13, 2019

This month, we’re talking about Leadership. An often overlooked truth is that leadership starts at building the right team for the job. Understanding the needs of the task at hand, and your own boundaries as a leader is key to putting the right people ...

Podcast Episode 26 – Hiring the Right People
June 07, 2019

When we ask the question: What is the biggest challenge your business faces, the most common answer we hear is “I can’t find the right people.” Last week, we talked about how to identify whether a culture problem might really be the culprit. However,

Podcast Episode 25 – Recruiting Problem or Culture Problem?
May 31, 2019

A common refrain when we meet with new clients is often ‘I just can’t find good people.’ Our response to this question is always to look a little deeper to try to understand, are we working with a recruiting problem or a culture problem? This week,

Podcast Episode 24 – Planning the Perfect Heist
May 23, 2019

Often, we run into teams on construction projects who view the planning process as a luxury that they can’t afford. After all, if they know how to do their work, they don’t need to spend time and money before the fact, right?