Kim Scott

KIM SCOTT is the author of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling book, Radical Candor: Be a Kickass Boss without Losing your Humanity, and is also the co-founder of Radical Candor LLC. Scott led AdSense, YouTube, and Doubleclick online sales and operations at Google, and then joined Apple to develop and teach a leadership seminar. Scott has been a CEO coach at Dropbox, Qualtrics, Twitter, and several other tech companies. Previously, she was the co-founder and CEO of Juice Software, a collaboration start-up, and led business development at Delta Three and Capital Thinking. Earlier in her career, she worked as a senior policy advisor at the FCC, managed a pediatric clinic in Kosovo, started a diamond cutting factory in Moscow, and was an analyst on the Soviet Companies Fund. Scott earned an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a BA from Princeton University. She is the author of three novels, and she and her husband Andy Scott are parents of twins and live in the San Francisco Bay Area. @kimballscott

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