Culture

What I Learned In My First Year As CEO

When John Murdock inherited the top spot, under tragic circumstances, the pressure was on to quickly climb the learning curve. He shares his top seven lessons.

Teaching Employees The Financial Facts Of Life

It's not a classic employee benefit, but some employers are finding that investing in financial literacy can pay sizable dividends.

How We Moved Toward A Customer-Centric Culture

For a company that was grown out of a captive insurance company, pivoting toward customer centricity wasn't easy—but with the CEO all in, they got there.

High Tech, High Touch: Keeping the Heart in Technology

Your technology chief's role is to explore new technology to keep the company competitive, but he or she should never lose sight of the fact that at the heart of all technology solutions is—or should be—the human touch.

How CEOs Can Boost Engagement By Harnessing Trust

A study of Glassdoor data reveals a startlingly high correlation between the ratings for “company culture” and “senior leadership”—showing that the two are mutually dependent.

One Twitter Exec’s Search For A Burnout Cure

As the leader of Twitter's non-US operations, Bruce Daisley went in search of a cure for employee burnout. In the following interview with Chief Executive, he shares the secrets he learned along the way.

What Real Estate Can Teach Other Industries About Customer-Centricity

Does your organization have the reputation of doing whatever it takes to deliver for your clients? If not, you have work to do.

Diversity Is Pointless Without Balanced Conversations

Conversational barriers effectively render a group homogenous and remove the benefits that diversity might have otherwise provided, even if the group is technically diverse. 

How To Maintain A PEAK Culture During Rapid Growth

When your business is scaling fast, culture can be one of the first priorities to get left behind. But that's a move that comes with major costs.

Building Trust By Closing The “Say-Do” Gap

Your colleagues must be able to count on you before you can truly be able to count on them. But first, you have to understand the nature of trust.
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CEO Optimism Surges in February, But So Do Election Worries

As one CEO put it: “Everything involved with the economy is dependent upon who is elected POTUS in November.”
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