Corporate Culture

The Skeptic’s Guide to Mission Statements

James Cowan's office door, now with 100% more mission statement

The process of articulating the reason your business exists really can provide remarkable clarity of purpose

Are You Ready for the Global Collaboration Movement?

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Turn your company into a micro-multinational by cooperating with foreign firms on new product innovation

How to Build a High-Energy Workplace

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You won't find much clutter at 1-800-GOT-JUNK's HQ, but you will find some serious productivity hacks

The Case For Office Gossip

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Did you hear what your team's been saying behind your back? No? It's time you got in on the office scuttlebutt

Engage Employees the WestJet Way

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CEO Gregg Saretsky shares his secrets of achieving legendary corporate culture and employee performance

How the Experts Handle Really Tough Calls

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A Rogers Cup chair ump weighs in on tricky choices, and more news about work to discuss at work in this month's Watercooler

Flip Flops and Other Summer Office Faux Pas

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And more news about work to discuss at work in this month's Watercooler

A Neo-Shaman’s Gift to Corporate Culture

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Why Don Miguel Ruiz's 1997 bestseller The Four Agreements is actually a primer on building a great business

Why the “Wow!” Factor Works

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In a commoditized economy, it's essential to blow customers away. And you can only do that when your people are happy

Is Corruption Rampant in Canadian Business?

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One in five executives believes bribery or corrupt practices occur widely in companies across the country, a new survey shows