Thoughts and ideas that drive performance enhancement and culture change in businesses and organizations.
An outside view on VW culture
The emission scandal began dragging down VW in September 2015. Not only did it put an irreparable mark on the credibility of the German national pride, it also began giving a rare insight into the culture of one of the biggest companies in the world a culture that might have gone sour.
The Corporate Cookie Cutter fallacy
Why copying a winning company culture might be the worst career move you’ll ever make. Still ready made, winning cultural programs that – in hindsight – proved successful in another organization is implemented en mass.
The Cultural Dilemma: How your biggest asset, could end up becoming your biggest liability
A strong and deeply rooted performance culture is the aspiration of many leaders. But when it come time to change, the dream often turns into a nightmare.
Cultural Leadership: Expand your influence and impact
What does former CEO of General Electric, Jack Welch have in common with IKEA founder, Ingvar Kamprad and CEO superstar Jørgen Vig Knudstorp from LEGO?
Dare to confront: Creating a culture of accountability
A good confrontation is characterized by the relationship tightening and overall performance increasing. It sets clear standards and expectations. Still most leaders avoid them as much as humanly possible.