The Four Kinds of Company Culture

“The Culture of any organization is shaped by the worst behaviour the leader is willing to tolerate.” What are you putting up with, or turning a blind eye to? Culture is a critical factor in business today. A company’s culture is made up of its values, beliefs and attitudes shared by employees within an organization.…

The Importance of Engagement

Create the conditions where people are excited to come work in the morning. If you are looking to develop a culture of engagement, the formula is simple: Help people continually expand their expertise at what they do. Once they know, give them the authority and responsibility to decide how things should get done. Give them…

Ten Strengths Every Leader Needs

The best leaders create leaders, not followers. While each person’s leadership style is distinct, true leaders stand by their own sincere, clearly defined sense of purpose. Becoming and staying a sound leader doesn’t happen overnight, it takes practice and determination. Check your leadership habits against the following ten key points: 1. Lead by example People…

This is HR

Today’s employers are influencing change and advancing Canada’s culture. Every day it becomes more clear – work is not separate from society. When society’s traditional models of leadership and shared culture become diluted, people look for cues from systems they trust. For better or for worse, employers have an opportunity, a right and a responsibility…