I recently heard Seth Godin give a keynote and he said “Culture is everything. Culture and your people trump marketing, sales and everything else.”
It got me thinking that employers are so focused on meeting deadlines, hustling to meet customer expectations, achieving all the various success metrics to make investors or management happy — that’s it’s easy to undermine the significance of the human beings powering all of this work.
It’s 2016. Yet many companies have archaic cultures that are under-serving today’s workplace population…..