In episode 8 of The WCLBMA Podcast, Paulo Sitolini, the Senior Vice President and COO of Hayward Lumber, shares his life journey from growing up in a Brazilian lumberyard to becoming a leader in the lumber industry. He discusses the impact learning English as a foreign exchange student had on his leadership style, emphasizing the value of listening.
Sitolini highlights the importance of curiosity in his team members, believing it drives innovation and improvement. He also encourages healthy debate and idea exchange but cautions against making discussions personal in order to maintain a positive work environment.
This episode is brought to you by Humboldt Sawmill & Allweather Wood
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