Stand Inline or Right Next To It?

Stand Inline or Right Next To It?

Imagine yourself as new hire in a company. You’re full of different ideas that maybe counter to the culture of the company, as you see it. Do you pull yourself in line with your company’s culture, or maybe risk speaking up? Simply put–fit in or stand out? That’s a difficult position, and research indicates that [Read More]

Spring Training and Corporate Culture

Spring Training and Corporate Culture

To me, baseball spring training season has always been a time of new beginnings, when teams have a chance to remake themselves, and to change their culture if needed. Why can companies and organizations not treat the coming season in the same way? I recently, I found a good starting point. The former CEO of [Read More]

Actions Speak Louder than Words: Corporate Philosophy Actualized

Anyone can talk a big game. It seems that in the name of public relations, lots of business leaders are talking up green initiatives, corporate responsibility and the importance of a welcoming in-office environment. It all sounds good, but does it ever really play out in day-to-day operations? I’ve always thought that corporate culture goes [Read More]