Tag: culture

Masters of Manufacturing: Cambridge Engineering Leaders Help Their People Matter

As chairman and CEO of Cambridge Engineering, John Kramer transformed the company by hiring Koch Engineering executive Marc Braun as his president and overhauling the company’s culture to reposition it for future growth.

Three Dangerous Biases CEOs Need To Overcome

There are three biases, mental blocks, that prevent leaders from taking advantage of revolutionary opportunities that are readily available.

Culture Ate Strategy For Lunch — Now It’s Eating At Your...

CEOs continue to struggle with is what a good culture is for their business and how to operationalize it. They are running out of time to figure it out, too.

Improving Your Culture Must Be An Obsession

What brings people together isn’t fancy office furniture or a ping pong table. It’s doing things together… things that most people actually enjoy.

Prioritize Your Culture Always—Not Just When It’s Easy

No one is immune to hard times, but your values cannot take a backseat when business gets tough. Here are four steps to keep culture in the forefront when the waters get choppy.

Ritz-Carlton Founder Horst Schulze On Creating A Gold Standard

Ritz-Carlton Company co-founder Horst Schulze on how Ritz-Carlton became known as the gold standard for customer service, challenges the company faced as the gold standards were being established and more.

SentryOne CEO On Recruiting Tech Talent Through “The Draft”

Like a professional sports team, SentryOne prefers to “draft” and bring people into its culture rather hire a bunch of expensive free agents that already have their own culture.

Your Poor Company Culture Is Costing You

Companies with disengaged employees miss the opportunity to create a culture where work becomes discipline, repetition becomes skill, and challenge becomes its own reward.

United Community Banks CEO Shares Leadership Lessons

United Community Banks, Inc. CEO Lynn Harton has more than three decades of experience in the banking world, and he knows that in community banking, it’s all about customer service.

Freedom Forever CEO Brett Bouchy Talks Solar Energy Success

As CEO of fast-growing solar energy company Freedom Forever, Brett Bouchy has managed rapid growth, relying on lessons learned as a private equity business leader
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July Survey Finds CEO Optimism On Economy Nearing Pre-Crisis Levels

Chief Executive’s July survey of 326 U.S. CEOs shows an increase in optimism about the 2021 economy. But the November election may be the monkey wrench.
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