The Power of Diversity in the Modern Workplace

In this episode, we speak with Patti Viri-Cruz, the Director of PT Portfolio, Design, and Construction at Genentech. Patti is a project management professional who has built processes and programs from the ground up, putting the business’s needs first. In this episode, we’ll talk about “The Power of Diversity” and how it’s important for running a group or team.

Overview

How does Patti get the most out of what each team member’s strength? Is it through inspiration? We’ll also find out what is project management’s role in the biotech sector and how the Cora software solution has helped to streamline a global corporation like Genentech and its sister companies around the world.

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Important Timestamps:

00:00 – Introduction.
01:01 – Who is Patti Viri-Cruz?
01:38 – The Power of Diversity.
02:48 – Patti’s fun experiment with Aaron.
06:56 – Maximizing team performance.
10:11 – The importance of leading by example.
12:15 – Pandemic and post-pandemic comparison.
15:57 – Project management in biotech.
24:00 – How did Cora Systems help Genentech? 

Show Notes

Connect with Patti Viri-Cruz on LinkedIn.

Bonus
Learn how to accelerate your product development by downloading a complimentary guidebook at corasystems.com/pharmaspeed.

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