The 6 Keys You Can Use to Rock Your Company Culture
Do you remember the CEO we discussed in the first article in this series who threw his secretary’s typewriter through a second story window – without opening it?
You may not have seen a typewriter fly … or a lead crystal ashtray pass by your head. You may also worked in a company that was thriving financially with a company culture that didn’t quite measure up.
I was at the epicenter of one cultural disaster.
From the first day, I was stunned that so many put up with so much. My excuse is that I was a young pup and didn’t know any better … but a lot of adults in the playroom sure should have. (I eventually regained my sanity and jumped ship.)
Even to this day, I look back in amazement that the company was such a financial powerhouse. It was a star performer on the NYSE … but my young, naïve bubble was burst because I figured that companies that performed great … must be great companies.
Their bank account was fat but their culture was leaner than a ostrich burger.