The Better Question

The Better Question

The Better Question podcast series answers the better questions that will help CEOs and other senior executives lead their business through this Transformative Age.

Each episode of The Better Question features conversations with leaders from the global business community, academia, specialist commentators and EY.

Exploring the pressing issues for boardrooms across the globe – such as disruption, growth, purpose, gender equality, the future of work and the new social contract – The Better Question offers insight and inspiration to help you lead your business through an uncertain future.

13 Episodes

Podcast Series

Presenters Christopher Meyer Yassmin Abdel-Magied Juliette Foster

In this series

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Why is Africa more than just a matter of time?

In this episode of the Better Question, Chris Meyer, Yassmin Abdel-Magied and guests discuss Africa as the birthplace of a new social contract.
Podcast

Episode 13

Duration
30m 15s

Presenters

Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Writer, engineer and broadcaster

Christopher Meyer

EYQ Fellow

As the balance shifts, how heavily does China’s influence weigh?

In this episode of the Better Question, Chris Meyer and guests discuss the impact of China’s Belt and Road Initiative across the region.
Podcast

Episode 12

Duration
24m 00s

Presenters

Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Writer, engineer and broadcaster

Christopher Meyer

EYQ Fellow

How can we make common ground the foundation for real change?

In this episode of the Better Question, Chris Meyer and Yassmin Abdel-Magied and their guests discuss what it takes to change opinions, leading to action – or restraint.
Podcast

Episode 11

Duration
30m 43s

Presenters

Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Writer, engineer and broadcaster

Christopher Meyer

EYQ Fellow

How will personal purpose shape the future of work?

In this episode of The Better Question podcast, Chris Meyer and his guests discuss the meaning of work and its value and risks to society.
Podcast

Episode 10

Duration
30m 05s

Presenters

Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Writer, engineer and broadcaster

Christopher Meyer

EYQ Fellow

When will society be ready to harness AI’s potential?

In this episode of The Better Question podcast, presenter Chris Meyer and his guests discuss the power and potential of AI.
Podcast

Episode 09

Duration
25m 06s

Presenters

Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Writer, engineer and broadcaster

Christopher Meyer

EYQ Fellow

How can questions be a source of competitive advantage?

In this episode of The Better Question podcast, host Juliette Foster and her guests discuss the power of asking better, catalytic questions to get to better answers and drive competitive advantage in business in the transformative age.
Podcast

Episode 08

Duration
18m 11s

Presenters

Juliette Foster

Business journalist

John Rudaizky

EY Global Brand & Marketing Leader

How can more women become architects of the digital world?

In this episode of The Better Question podcast, host Juliette Foster and her guests discuss the connection between gender and technology, and how technology can help advance women all the way up to the boardroom.
Podcast

Episode 07

Duration
17m 20s

Presenters

Juliette Foster

Business journalist

Sharon Sutherland

EY Global Center for Board Matters Leader and Area Program Management Leader

What’s after what’s next?

In this episode of The Better Question podcast, host Juliette Foster and her guests discuss the megatrends that will define our working world over the next 3 to 8 years.
Podcast

Episode 06

Duration
18m 55s

Presenters

Juliette Foster

Business journalist

Janet Balis

EY Global Media & Entertainment Advisory Services Leader