Posts tagged Workplace Culture
Culture is the Most Important Differentiator

I recently read "A Stake in the Outcome" by Jack Stack, author of "The Great Game of Business" and well known for his success in open-book management. A key takeaway for me after reading "A Stake..." is that culture is the most important differentiator.

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The Preflight Checklist

Dr. Andrew DiMeo reflects on lessons he's learned about values. When an airplane pilot is getting ready for a flight, they perform the preflight checklist every time to ensure not a single important step is overlooked. What if we all start treating our company values like a preflight checklist?

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Servant Leadership and the Inverted Pyramid

The inverted pyramid is a way of approaching a company’s organizational chart – a way of thinking about one’s place in the hierarchy – in which the traditional leader, the CEO for example, is on the bottom, not the top.

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Scaling With Data Podcast (Your Culture is Built on Data)

Culture and data seem like opposing ideas, but in my conversation with Sean Steigerwald, founder of Malartu, we explored how the proper use of data can build a culture of transparency, accountability, and promote a healthy work-life balance.  Prior to the podcast, Sean and I have been enjoying exchanging books and ideas along this topic as we have sought to guide the growth of our respective companies.

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