CAREER BLINDSPOT PODCAST

089 In the Boardroom Where it Happens with Lawrence Taylor

March 17, 2021

“Everyone can only be so smart but you can always be curious, and curiosity is better than being smart.”

– Lawrence Taylor

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CBQ: Would your high-school self consider yourself cool?

Lawrence Taylor, Executive Board Member of Barrie House Coffee, discusses how his curiosity, preparation and maybe a little luck led him to this field. Join us as he explains the significance of his role, not only in making strategic decisions, but holding the responsibility to represent black people in a historically monotone board. 

3 Takeaways

  • Put yourself in positions to learn and absorb information
  • Stay curious and never be afraid to ask questions
  • Companies perform better with diversity and inclusion