If you are ever in need of a great conversation started at a dinner party...
Then just ask the question posed in the heading of this newsletter and sit back and listen with fascination to the vast range of responses you receive back.
I have done this on many occasions and have heard all sorts of responses ranging from god, love, manchester united football club, family, chardonnay, holidays, music, the written word, the automobile, apple pie, the microwave oven, uber, the iphone, time, the aircraft, the four compass directions, peanut slabs, the piano, pineapple lumps, and of course, sliced bread.
Interestingly I have never ever heard anyone respond with the word ‘work!’
Have you ever stopped to consider this question: What role does your organisation’s culture play in your business? You might be surprised at some of the answers you generate from considering this question, and be inspired by the understanding that emerges from your answers.READ MORE
Just as companies and countries have their creditworthiness evaluated by agencies like Standard and Poors, and Moody’s, organisations can evaluate their ‘cultureworthiness’ against my 4A rating scale.READ MORE
As a regular keynote speaker I am always paying attention to which of the points I make during a presentation are having the biggest impact on the audience. My most popular keynote is on the New Zealand Maori Haka and the lessons it contains for creating high performance company cultures.READ MORE