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How to Measure Team Culture: A Blueprint

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Figure out what’s truly valued, figure out what drives your success, and start making small changes to align those two things

Managing the Contradictions in Your Culture

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Don't try to sell to everyone that your culture does all the right things equally, even when they contradict. Get clear about what the priorities are--because your people already know

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Culture Chat Podcast Interview with ‘Beyond Sizzle’ Author Mona Amodeo

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5 Tips for Enhanced Workforce Tech Adoption

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Poor technology adoption rates plague the workplace. We pay out the wazoo for tools and technologies that are supposed to make our workforce stronger, faster, and better. And then we don't use them. Here are some adoption tips we've learned from working with our subscribers

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5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development

In 2021, many of your competitors will invest in talent development software. If you make the right decision, invest in the right software, and if your organization is willing to use it, you can realize five decisive competitive advantages. To see those advantages, download Paycor’s latest guide, 5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development.

3 Tips for Spotting "Fake" Core Values

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So you just posted those lovely core values up on the wall in the office. But how do you know if they actually drive internal decision making

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Why You Should Pick a Recruiter Who Represents Your Culture

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It's important to work with recruiters you can trust to accurately reflect your organizational values and workplace culture

How WorkXO Began

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We're about to hit the 1-year mark, but the story of WorkXO goes back much farther than that

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Three Tips for Making Changes as a New CEO

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When you enter as a new CEO, your people are often expecting at least some sort of change. It's an important window, so make sure you make the most of it

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The Antidote to Small Talk

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Thomas Jefferson discovered the antidote to cocktail parties, small talk, and the otherwise meaningless business and professional networking formats we've been subjected to for decades. We experimented with his "novel" approach to see if we could reinfuse the true art of conversation into the world-of-work. It seems to have resonated

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5 Tips to Advance Your Career as a Technical Recruiter

Just as the tech industry revolves around innovation, so does technical recruiting. To advance their career by attracting top candidates in a competitive landscape, modern recruiters must commit to actively adapting and advancing their hiring strategies. This step-by-step guide is designed to provide technical recruiters with tips and tricks to achieve tangible results that accelerate their recruiting efforts—and career.

The Culture Chat: How to Preserve Workplace Culture in Remote Teams

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Remote teams are a hot topic these days, which will only become more and more important as organizations allow remote working. But how do you preserve your organizational culture when your people are in many locations? Rebecca Achurch of Achurch Consulting and Tim Sarrantonio from Neon One talk to us about their experiences in this latest episode of the Culture Chat podcast

Culture Chat: How to Encourage the Right Kind of Grit in the Workplace

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In this episode, we bring acclaimed author of Getting Grit: The Evidence Based Approach to Cultivating Passion, Perseverance and Purpose , Caroline Miller, BACK a second time to the Culture Chat podcast to talk about her newest book and to proclaim the start of the Grit Revolution

The Gift of Dissent

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If everyone thinks the same thing, then someone isn't thinking hard enough

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The Difference between Our Questions and Their Questions

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If the data you get doesn't help you connect the dots, then maybe you're asking the wrong questions

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Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

Stop Talking About Millennials and Start Talking With Them

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Join me on December 6th at 1pm ET for a webinar panel discussion with three very smart Millennials as we discuss how this generation is viewing the workplace differently, particularly in the context of membership organizations

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You Can't Buy a Culture

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Acquiring a new company can provide an opportunity for culture change, but you still have to roll up your sleeves and do the work

How Backstop Intentionally Manages Its Company Culture to Scale

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“Culture is everyone’s responsibility, not just leadership and not just the grassroots,” says Beth Hayden, CHRO of fintech firm Backstop Solutions Group

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Don't Try to Be Google. Just Deliver What You Promised

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Authenticity is the new cool, people. Get clear on who you need to be as a culture and then make sure you actually deliver that. The talent is attracted to that

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Bridging the Gap Between HR and Safety

Members of HR are known for taking on different types of tasks. Safety training isn’t always one of them, but in reality, it makes sense that it should be. Learn how safety aligns with the goals of any HR team and how managing it can make your job easier.

Do People Really Leave Managers?

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They say people don't leave organizations--they leave managers. But what if managers are simply doing what the culture expects of them

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Having the Right Answer Is Not Enough

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Coming up with good answers to our problems is important work, but when we ignore the cultural context, we run the risk of designing beautiful answers that fail to deliver results

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The Wells Fargo CEO Doesn't Understand Culture

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If the CEOs out there are so much in a bubble that they believe their core values posters describe their culture in total, then maybe we shouldn't let them speak to the press

The Culture Chat Podcast: Culture is Easier Said Than Done

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In this episode, we chat with Dawn Hrdlica-Burke, Advisor / Speaker / Writer , Dawn Burke HR about why it is so easy to talk about culture yet so difficult to actually do something about it and stay committed and focused on it. Dawn and Charlie discuss how to take corporate culture to the next level while maintaining a standard of excellence through periods of growth.

3 Guiding Principles to Support the Human Dimension in Learning

Speaker: Dr. Amy Titus, Managing Director in Human Capital at Deloitte Consulting

Join Dr. Amy Titus, Managing Director in Human Capital at Deloitte Consulting, for her exclusive session where she will be discussing the 3 guiding principles for the future of learning, and how these can affect the design of work in organizations.

Are Your Incentives Undermining Your Culture?

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Are your incentives undermining your culture? Here’s how to know

How to Truly Become a ‘Best Place to Work’

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We put a few unique organizations on a pedestal and praise them for being a “best place to work.” ” But for the most part, culture has been a squishy, amorphous concept. It’s time to end that. It’s time to start thinking about culture as something that’s measurable and changeable and unique to your specific organization

How Long Will You Wait Before You Give Employees Control?

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I'm losing track of the number of companies that are doing "new" things around giving employees more power and control. I don't think it counts as "new" any more, but is it new to you

Oct 2016 #CultureChat: The Role of Transparency in Culture

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Many would agree that a transparent culture is a good thing in general, but when the rubber meets the road, how transparent are we willing to be--or even should we be. We'll tackle this in this month's #CultureChat on Twitter. Join us 10/27/16 at 1pm ET

Extending the Reach of HR: Supporting and Sourcing Remote Talent

Speaker: Karen Lim, Alliance Academy

The concept of Global HR is becoming more common as more companies become permanently remote. As companies expand their talent-bases beyond borders, HR reps will bear the responsibilities that come along with it. Adapting to different cultures, distances, and legal implications whilst preserving core company values is essential. Once you can do this, the world becomes your oyster. Join Karen Lim of Alliance Academy, and learn to thrive in a remote-first mindset.

How to Rethink Employee Surveys

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Anyone can react to change. But it takes someone visionary to create change. Over more than two decades in marketing and communications, Ed Bodensiek has tried to do just that. And as a new channel partner for WorkXO, he’ll help organizations measure and manage their cultures, shifting their perspectives and making big changes along the way

Human Cultures Need Systems Too

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If you want cultures that value things like innovation, collaboration, or agility, I hope you're willing to put the hard work into building the systems and processes to support those ideas

The Problem with Ideal Cultures

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Most culture assessments measure your current culture and an "ideal" culture in order to create a gap that you can address. Here's why that is a huge mistake

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Four Myths about Innovation in Associations

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Guest post by Amanda Kaiser. Association professionals say their association is not innovating because they are under-resourced, they don’t have the right ideas or don’t know how to prioritize between a bunch of great ideas, or the association’s stakeholders (leadership, staff, board, members) fear risk. These are challenges for sure, these are even the challenges the most innovative associations have had, but these challenges are not insurmountable.

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5 Reasons Leaders Invest in Language Training

Communication is the lifeforce of any company. Without it, productivity, employee happiness, and ultimately your business suffers. Investing in language learning better positions global business leaders to see gains in organizational effectiveness as a result.

Culture Eats Innovation for Breakfast Too

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Forget about culture eating strategy (which is kind of a myth). Let's focus on how your culture might be destroying your efforts to innovate