The 9th episode of the MindSpeaking Podcast hosted by Gilbert Eijkelenboom, the Founder of MindSpeaking, features Lillian Pierson, the CEO and Head of Product at Data-Mania. Known widely across the data community, she supports data professionals in transforming into world-class leaders and entrepreneurs. She has trained well over 1,7000,000 individuals on the topics of AI and data science.
In this episode, you will learn important key points from Lillian – things she’s been learning from her experience being a data entrepreneur. The following timestamps, as provided in the original video here 👉 https://youtu.be/NcveBVz0i4E, will help you access your most favorite part and the topic you are most interested in right away!
How to Become a Data Entrepreneur Interview highlights:
00:24 Introduction of the guest
01:53 Who is Lillian Pierson?
03:31 Product management and growing data-intensive businesses
04:30 What makes you so passionate about products?
05:33 Being an entrepreneur or building their own business
07:48 What can you learn from product managers?
12:42 Stakeholder feedback
18:29 What made you move to Thailand and how did those career choices develop?
21:25 Dream about traveling the world, living abroad, and being an entrepreneur
25:02 How to slow down?
28:48 What have you learned about teaching online?
31:33 Moment of reflection
33:18 How do you think Data scientists need to be taught differently?
36:10 About Data-Mania
39:51 Where to follow Lillian Pierson?
About MindSpeaking Podcast
The MindSpeaking Podcast, hosted by Gilbert Eijkelenboom, is about the Human Side of Data. Gilbert invites thought leaders to spread their insights about data, communication, and personal development.
You can connect with him and get his free resources using the links below:
👨🏻💻 Gilbert’s Linkedin: https://linkedin.com/in/eijkelenboom
📙 People Skills for Analytical Thinkers: https://mindspeaking.com/buy-book
📈 Discover your maturity level: https://mindspeaking.com/maturity-model
🗣 Free email course for Analytical Thinkers: https://mindspeaking.com/conversation
Watch / listen to the full episode using the links below:
If you want to know more or get in touch with Lillian, follow the links below:
- Free Training on YouTube: Lillian Pierson
- Becoming World-Class Data Leaders and Data Entrepreneurs Facebook Group
- Lillian Pierson on LinkedIn
- The Data Entrepreneur’s Toolkit: A recommendation set for 32 free (or low-cost) tools & processes that’ll actually grow your data business (even if you still haven’t put up that website yet!).