Tag: Culture

Netflix

November 06, 2018 by

Many of us can confess to having binge-watched a series on Netflix. What’s not to like about Brooklyn 99! But what can we learn from Netflix itself? It turns out – quite a bit! Here’s a great chat with the head of Netflix in which there are many interesting insights, including: – leadership ethos. This […]

Categories: Communication, Culture, Employee Engagement, High Performance, Leadership, Management, Self awareness, Strategy, Tony Chapman, Workplace Culture

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Board Owns Culture

June 11, 2018 by

Board Owns Culture What’s the hottest issue in the boardrooms of leading Australian companies at the moment? If you guessed corporate culture, you’d be spot on! The recent Banking Royal Commission again highlighted the importance of organisational culture, with poor culture featuring prominently as the cause of the deficiencies and breaches identified. Regulatory bodies around […]

Categories: Change, Culture, Leadership, Management, Strategy, Tony Chapman

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Workplace culture: No room for fluff

March 17, 2016 by

Culture isn’t fluff There is a reason people are fighting to work at the top 5 ‘Great places to work’ – great workplaces that produce superior business performance. 1. Atlassian 2. MECCA Brands 3. Optiver 4. Stryker 5. Nous Group For these places, great culture is a given. They’re well and truly on (and beyond!) […]

Categories: Culture, High Performance, Inspiration, Uncategorized, Workplace Culture

Tags: , , ,

It’s hard to find good help

February 24, 2016 by

It’s hard to find good help. You’ve definitely heard it; maybe you have even said it. So here’s why that’s simply not good enough. Good employees are not something pre-built that we find through a recruiter or HR; they are something we have to build. You’ve probably heard it after someone has made a mistake, […]

Categories: Business coaching, Communication, Corporate Wellbeing, Culture, Employee Engagement, Leadership, Management, Self awareness, Uncategorized, Wellbeing, Workplace Culture

Tags: , , ,

The keys to high performance

December 07, 2015 by

We’ve spent a lot of time understanding and learning about high performance cultures – looking at the organisations we work with to understand how they consistently perform so much better than those around them. And the answer is… well, surprisingly simple! There are three fundamental elements at play in a high performance culture: 1. Engagement Your […]

Categories: High Performance, Uncategorized

Tags: , , , , ,

Merging cultures: 7 tips for managing culture during a merger

December 01, 2015 by

We’ve noticed a real increase in merger and acquisition activity amongst our clients of late, particularly in financial services, superannuation and the not-for-profit sectors. This is usually a challenging and somewhat frantic part of an organisation’s journey, but it’s also one of those critical times; when doing the right things at the right time is […]

Categories: Culture, Leadership, Management, Uncategorized

Tags: , , ,

Are you productive or just busy?

October 23, 2015 by

How many times a day would you ask someone how they are and the response would be – Busy. They don’t say yeah awesome! or they don’t even say pretty good – just busy. Is busy really how you want to be describing your days? What about being able to say you are epic and […]

Categories: Balance, Corporate Wellbeing, High Performance, HR, Inspiration, Leadership, Meaning and purpose, Personal Development, Uncategorized, Workplace Culture

Tags: , , , , ,