Company Culture

News and Articles About Company Culture

Why a Culture of 'Personal Betterment' Is a Competitive Advantage
Employee Retention

Why a Culture of 'Personal Betterment' Is a Competitive Advantage

Millennials in particular cite 'opportunities to learn and grow' as an important factor in deciding to stay at a company.
Gregg Pollack
We've Become So Obsessed With 'Innovation' That It's Now Meaningless
Innovation

We've Become So Obsessed With 'Innovation' That It's Now Meaningless

For most of us, we're simply trying to provide valuable products and solutions and make a little money doing it.
Boland Jones
How to Build Meaningful Relationships in the Workplace
Team-building

How to Build Meaningful Relationships in the Workplace

Having a team of employees who are close can have a positive impact on job satisfaction and, as a result, success.
Andre Lavoie
4 Free or Inexpensive Ways to Help Your Business Stand Out
Marketing

4 Free or Inexpensive Ways to Help Your Business Stand Out

A great office culture and a unique domain name can help you break through the market clutter.
Derek Newton
10 Tech Companies That Are Making the World a Better Place
Charity

10 Tech Companies That Are Making the World a Better Place

These companies, most of which have seen huge profits, have instituted programs that see them donate large amounts of cash and allow employees to volunteer.
Peter Gasca
5 Ways to Establish a 'Quick Win' Culture in Your Company
Employee Recognition

5 Ways to Establish a 'Quick Win' Culture in Your Company

Ever hear of the progress principle? It could be a great motivator for your team.
Asha Saxena
Why Saying 'Thank You' Is More Important Than Giving Employees a Raise
Managing Employees

Why Saying 'Thank You' Is More Important Than Giving Employees a Raise

A new study shows employees want more recognition, not just office perks.
Lisa Evans
The Challenge of Redefining Culture as Your Startup Grows
Company Culture

The Challenge of Redefining Culture as Your Startup Grows

It all comes down to hiring the right people, although that's admittedly easier said than done.
Laura Entis
Why We Shouldn't Hate on Amazon's Culture
Company Culture

Why We Shouldn't Hate on Amazon's Culture

The ecommerce giant's 'bruising' environment teaches an important lesson about doing what works at an organization level and having the right employees.
Brian Fielkow
4 Ways to Instill and Promote Transparency in a Workplace
Transparency

4 Ways to Instill and Promote Transparency in a Workplace

Transparency matters for a company's culture, because it builds trust and stronger relationships among employees, management and the company itself.
Sam Hodges
3 Steps to Happy Collaboration Between Your Engineering and Business Team
Collaborating

3 Steps to Happy Collaboration Between Your Engineering and Business Team

Here are a few tips to help foster a constructive collaboration between the engineering and business teams at your startup, one where they actually support each other in building and promoting fantastic products.
Andrew Karam
5 Signs Your Corporate Culture is Doomed
Company Culture

5 Signs Your Corporate Culture is Doomed

With Amazon's culture coming under fire, it may be the perfect time to reevaluate your own culture.
Craig Cincotta
4 Ways to Build a Culture of Trust Culled From My Time in Pro Football
Leadership

4 Ways to Build a Culture of Trust Culled From My Time in Pro Football

When leading a team, you want the kind of trust that encourages individuals to take big risks, aim high when setting goals and enjoy the people they work with.
Jeremy Bloom
Amazon's Jeff Bezos Opens Line of Communication with Employees In Wake of Damning Article About Company Culture
Amazon

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Opens Line of Communication with Employees In Wake of Damning Article About Company Culture

The article described Amazon as a brutal workplace where unrelenting criticism, crying in cubicles and sleepless nights are the norm.
Nina Zipkin