Hosted by Rob Norman

Decisions have to be made on tight deadlines, often with imperfect information. 

Truth Be Known tells stories about the messy work that goes into these decisions, and how modern leaders seek truth in an uncertain world.

Each episode features a short story and an interview with a senior technology leader.

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Robert talks about tiering data for smarter decisioning, developing intrinsic motivation in employees, and being a successful steward of data and insights.
The Adecco Group
Philip discusses managing data at a big enterprise, how to prevent business decisions based on bad data, and turning data into dollars.
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Kelly talks about using historical data to create catastrophe models, taking a strategic standpoint to invest in resiliency, and reducing vulnerability to changing hazards.
Omnicom Health Group
Tom talks about transparency in decision making, how to organize massive amounts of data in order to derive insights, and how to determine the ideal communication strategy for a target audience.
Women Leaders in Data and AI
Asha talks about how empowering women in tech means including male allies, investing in a simple user experience for improved adoption rates, and how to earn trust in data.
KJ discusses translating technical data for her stakeholders, building credibility in data among the C-suite, and being a trailblazer in the supply chain economy.
Catherine discusses growing a machine learning approach to unstructured data, using data to get to the “why” of customer behavior, and following your local happiness gradient.
In this short episode, Lauren is passing the torch to our new host, Rob Norman.
We’re welcoming a new host and hearing from more of the top leaders in data.
Diversity Limited
Ben talks about how he chooses startups to fund, the overall importance of simple human connection, and finding patterns in data that lead to success.
Deloitte & Touche
René talks about zero trust, trends in security breaches, sustainability in cyber, and encouraging women to enter the cyber industry.
NewVantage Partners
Randy talks about what it means to be truly data-driven, growth in the industry, and the ethics around collecting and using data.
Western Union
Tom talks about using data from the customer experience to inform next gen product development, tips to retain talent, and transforming a globally known, 170-year-old household name like Western Union to be more customer-centric.
MI6 Academy and Stiletto Spy School
Alana talks about tactical mindfulness, finding clarity on your objectives, and getting control in the most chaotic of situations.
Rachelle talks about the advent of space tourism, the pent up demand in leisure flight, and how passengers expect life in the air to be as connected as life on the ground.
This episode features an interview with Koti Reddy, Chief Technology Officer for Conga. Conga is the global leader in commercial operations transformation, helping businesses automate the process of creating quotes, contracts and documents. We talk with Koti about building complex pricing algorithms, smart contracts, and making data-based decisions.

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