May 26, 2020
The COVID-19 crisis has been an unprecedented disruption in our professional and personal lives all at once, affecting billions of people across the globe. It forced business leaders to react, adapt, make drastic decisions (usually people-versus-profit decisions), as they are faced with accelerated change, new...
Apr 6, 2020
This episode is very special to me
as it marks a major milestone for the eX Podcast: the 100th
episode. It’s been an incredible journey, full of amazing
encounters and so many insightful conversations. I hope you feel
For this special occasion, I wanted to do something a little different and be surrounded by...
Feb 4, 2020
There is a small, but growing movement of employers in today's business landscape who have fully embraced the philosophy that taking great care of their people (i.e. employees) provides a direct benefit to all of their stakeholders, including better financial results.
The truth is that by doing business the right way...
Jan 7, 2020
Culture is like a DJ’s mixing
desk. It’s a series of themes, behaviors, and ways to do things
that make up the tone and vibe of an organization. Often a good way
to get a quick measure on a company is to ask the question ‘how
does this place feel to me’.
Culture is granular - built up over time through the many...
Dec 10, 2019
Think about it… 80% of employees’ days are spent working in teams. And yet the teams most people find themselves in are nowhere near as effective as they could be. 86% of employees and executives cite lack of collaboration or ineffective communication for workplace failures, according to Salesforce. Teams are often...