CollabTalk Podcast | Episode 52


For Episode 52 of the CollabTalk Podcast, the conversation focused on the impacts of becoming data-driven companies, and how that changes how companies operate, their growth potential, and the competitive landscape. Specifically, we discussed how tech-related businesses will change over the next 5 years and be forced to adapt to combat competitor companies using data to leverage results. You can listen to the podcast above and follow me using your favorite app, such as Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Soundcloud, or the iHeartRadio app. Be sure to subscribe!

Joining me on this podcast:

  • Profile photo of Tarush AggarwalTarush Aggarwal (@tarush), Founder and CEO of 5x, which offers data reporting as a service so users can make data-driven decisions faster. Tarush is one of the leading experts in leveraging data for exponential growth, with over ten years of experience in the field. After graduating with a degree in Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon in 2011, he became the first data engineer on the analytics team at Prior to founding 5x, Tarush also led Data for WeWork, one of the fastest-growing companies in the world.  [LinkedIn]

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Christian Buckley

Christian is a Microsoft Regional Director and M365 Apps & Services MVP, and an award-winning product marketer and technology evangelist, based in Silicon Slopes (Lehi), Utah. He is the Director of North American Partner Management for leading ISV Rencore (, leads content strategy for TekkiGurus, and is an advisor for both revealit.TV and WellnessWits. He hosts the monthly #CollabTalk TweetJam, the weekly #CollabTalk Podcast, and the Microsoft 365 Ask-Me-Anything (#M365AMA) series.