Tag Archives: Culture

If Culture eats Strategy for breakfast – Let’s make it a balanced meal

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 As it stands, breakfast really isn’t a bad analogy.  There seem to be as many ‘brands’ of culture as there are breakfast cereals.  Are you hoping to describe your organizational culture as Irresistible?  Humanistic?  Purposeful?  Happy? …Some other (mostly) ‘people-centered’ word?  Or, would you say Innovative?  Customer Service?  LEAN?  Collaborative? …Another (sort of) ‘process-oriented’ description? […]

The ROE: Your Return(s) on Engagement

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Maybe it’s the ex-banker in me, but when I hear claims made about the ROI for engagement activities, I cringe.  Comments like – ‘When your people are engaged, they will be more productive’ – and other wonderfully vague, broad suggestions.   I find myself asking… How quickly will all this magic happen?  Will everyone be engaged, company-wide – […]