Tag: company culture

Corporate psychopaths are more prevalent than many would expect

How to spot and weed out corporate psychopaths

Corporate psychopaths are more prevalent than many would expect, and HR can take a number of definitive steps to reduce both the impact of corporate psychopaths and the likelihood of bringing them into an organisation, according to CEB. Corporate psychopaths tend to be concentrated in sectors and companies with high […]

Sometimes, uncomfortable changes are necessary to create a high performance culture

4 steps to creating a high performance culture

Sometimes, uncomfortable changes are necessary to create a high performance culture, writes Dave Hanna A HR manager in Germany, Herbert, was doing a community wage survey and had just finished his interview with Frank, his counterpart at a pen manufacturer. During the interview, Frank mentioned they had been having a terrible […]

Choosing strategy over culture

Understanding how company culture affects strategy implementation, and developing a plan to align them, can be the key to unprecedented success, writes Dave Hanna A global enterprise once surveyed its managers to get their perspectives on success factors in the company. This survey polled managers on what they though it […]