Startup Culture

6 Simple Ways Founders Can Inspire Their First Employees

Treat everyone with respect, from the chairman of the board to the part-time maintenance worker.

John Rampton

· 5 min read

What Got You Here Will Get You There

Applying this notion to your team will strengthen company culture, boost employee morale, and bolster the bottom line.

Jeremy Miller

· 5 min read

When You're a Leader, Everything You Do Has an Impact

Your team members take cues from what you say and do -- but also subtle signals, like what you wear.

Steve Blank

· 4 min read

5 Reasons to Keep a Startup Mindset for the Long Haul

Working lean in startup mode should not end when your business has moved to the next stage in its lifecycle.

Sue Vestri

· 5 min read

How to Grow Your Company Without Losing Its Culture

Hiring dilutes your culture unless, along with resumes and skill sets, you look at a candidate's personal alignment with your company's core values.

Meghan M. Biro

· 4 min read

How to Build a Great Startup Culture

Know your strengths, share your values, and work to build an unstoppable team.

Aytekin Tank

· 7 min read

Scaling Your Startup Without Sacrificing Your Culture of Innovation

You need to grow but you can't afford to lose your scrappy startup roots.

Daniel Newman

· 5 min read

Working Hard Is Not the Same as Working Smart

The number of hours an employee works in a day does not equal how effective they are.

Steve Blank

· 6 min read

6 Steps to Building a Strong Company Culture

Culture is the everyday reality of organizational life. What are you doing to develop yours?

Jeffrey Hayzlett

· 7 min read

Instill a Strong, Positive Company Culture -- From Go!

Realize that your vibe as founder sets a tone, and that every action, inaction and interaction builds that out until it becomes your corporate culture.

Michael Georgiou

· 6 min read

4 Ways to Cultivate a Culture Worthy of Top Industry Talent

Nurturing an enjoyable environment helps retain your best team members and removes a lot of stress.

Ben Simkin

· 5 min read

Why I Bought 100 Pairs of Sneakers for My Team

Our Nikes represent the journeys that brought us all together and the meaningful work that unites us.

Mark Ghermezian

· 4 min read