Corporate Culture

Rapping Delta Flight Attendant Busts Rhyming Safety Announcements

On flights that offer inflight entertainment we usually get a safety video. It’s choreographed, sometimes a little bit funny, but most of the time …

Airlines

Review: ‘Mayhem’ takes aim at corporate culture

<b>‘Mayhem’</b><p><b>Starring:</b> Steven Yeun, Samara Weaving, Steven Brand<p><b>The premise:</b> Derek Cho (Yeun) is having a really bad day. After being unjustly fired from …

Detroit

Uber CEO tries to rewrite corporate culture amid backlash

Uber has been trying to recover from a long line of missteps and outright problems, with reports of sexual harassment, various lawsuits and investigations, reports of passenger tracking and a former CEO with plenty of issues of his own. The ride-sharing company's new CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, took to …

Dara Khosrowshahi

Hello Doc Download - Corporate Culture

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Uber's new CEO says he's ditching a practice that turned employees into 'a--holes'

• <b>Uber's CEO just published a list of new corporate values that employees helped draft in the two months since he took over as CEO.</b>• <b><br>He also mentioned an example of one policy that had to go: Something called "toe stepping" which seemed to encourage employees to behave badly, although Khosrowshahi used</b> …

Dara Khosrowshahi

How Corporate Culture Can Make (Or Break) Your Organization

As the entrepreneurial bug bites more people and money floods into technology startups, the buzz about company culture continues to get louder. Whether it’s nap pods, private chefs, indoor tree houses or over-the-top parties, tech companies are pulling out all of the stops in hopes of creating the …

Leadership

Australia's directors are suddenly feeling more positive

William West/AFP/Getty Images<p>Directors have suddenly become optimistic about Australia and have turned their attention to company culture.<p>The latest …

Economy

16 signs your coworker might be a sociopath — and how to handle it

• <b>If a coworker is purposely harming a company's culture, they could be a sociopath.</b>• <b><br>Sociopaths are generally very intelligent and enjoy being in control through manipulation.</b>• <b><br>By holding them accountable for their actions and documenting inappropriate behavior, you can restore a healthy company culture.</b><p>…

Sociopathy

Instilling a new corporate culture through board game sessions

A couple of months ago, the managing director of a foreign consultancy firm based in Mumbai was concerned that his employees weren't mingling with …

Board Games

Your Silence About Child Loss Is Deafening, and Costing You Talent

The need for a more human workplace has never been stronger than when an employee is grieving.<p>For me, October 15, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Day, is a bittersweet day. Over the years, I've had four miscarriages and, in 2014, stillborn twins. For a long time, what is supposed to be a joyous process, …

Pregnancy

Relansa CEO: No Such Thing as Japanese Corporate Culture

October 11th, 2017, 2:45 AM UTC<p>Steven Bleistein, chief executive officer and founder of Relansa, discusses the lack of corporate culture in Japan …

Business

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Systematic Review: Organizational Culture<p>93% of CEOs see sustainability as key to business success. Here, NBS presents a comprehensive framework to …

Sustainability

How a system reboot can fix broken corporate culture

While we were finalising this issue of WIRED, Uber announced the appointment a new CEO. Dara Khosrowshahi, the former boss of Expedia, has taken on …

Dara Khosrowshahi

After Uber and Wells Fargo, Boards Wake Up to Company Culture

Whirlpool, Citigroup and CACI International increase oversight of their business environments<p>Corporate culture counts. But bad culture can damage a company’s reputation, results and recruitment.<p>That’s why boards are starting to scrutinize the cultures of companies they serve. Directors at Whirlpool …

Business

Out-of-work women make comeback in UK's corporate culture

For more than 30 years women have tried to make inroads into top management with few results - but that's changing.<p><b>London -</b> If you want to run one of the UK's 100 largest companies you have a better chance if your name is David than if you are a woman. (Eight Davids, six women.)<p>For more than 30 …

What External Company Reviews Tell Us About Internal Corporate Culture

New research suggests a surprising correlation between what people say about a company publicly and how employees perceive internal corporate culture.<p>Everyone's done it. Before you take that job, you check external sites like Glassdoor or LinkedIn to see what people say about the company you're …

Employment

Everything You Need to Know About Hacking Corporate Culture

When it comes to the acquisition and retention of top employees, companies are going far beyond the salary. They are beginning to look inward, developing programs focussed on cultivating a positive and empowering environment. Initiatives to build and improve corporate culture are now at the top of …

Emotions

Uber's Biggest Problems Are Not in the Headlines

Is it too late for Uber to survive its internal storm, or will its new CEO prove to be the hero it needs?<p>It has been several weeks since Dara Khosrowshahi succeeded Travis Kalanick as Uber’s CEO. In that time, the deluge of negative headlines has not stopped. More lawsuits have been filed, as well …

Uber

Uber director Arianna Huffington succinctly explains the value of a healthy corporate culture

To explain how a healthy culture can help fix the problems at Uber, board member Arianna Huffington uses a corporal metaphor.<p>“Culture is the immune system of the company,” Huffington said yesterday (Sept. 26) in New York at The CEO Initiative, a conference organized by Fortune and Time magazines. …

Arianna Huffington

Telecommuting: Wave of the Future or Failed Experiment?

According to a survey from Gallup, telecommuting is still on the rise. Yet there are also reports of some high-profile dismantling of telecommuting programs. As a result, there's a lot of conflicting information about the advantages and disadvantages of telecommuting with regard to corporate …

The Workplace

#WorkTrends Preview: Competing and Caring for Employees

Matt Rizzetta, CEO of North 6th, an award-winning brand communications agency with locations in New York City and Toronto, has a roulette wheel in …

Talent Management

Moving Forward: Expanding UX in a Large Enterprise

If you work in a big enterprise, you may have found some design success within individual teams, but it’s time to scale up. How do you expand your UX foothold in the Enterprise, and make it consistent everywhere? We’ve been on this journey for a decade at ExxonMobil, progressing from ad hoc UX with …

Exxon Mobil

Uber to lose its license to operate in London

LONDON (AP) — London's transport authority said Friday it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security.<p>Transport for London says the car-hailing app was not "fit and …

Uber

Uber's been driven out of London

Earlier today, ride-share clusterfuck Uber got a fresh dose of the only kind of news it seems to get anymore, which is bad news. Per <i>CNN</i>, the city of …

Uber

Uber to Lose its License to Operate in London

LONDON (AP) — Uber’s license to operate in London won’t be renewed because its practices endanger public safety and security, the local regulator …

Uber

Uber to lose its license to operate in London; authorities cite 'deteriorating reputation'

Uber will lose its license to operate in London because it may be endangering public safety and security, the local regulator said Friday, in a severe blow to a company already facing big questions over its corporate culture.<p>The company, which has been beset by a litany of scandals over its …

Uber

Uber loses operating license in London

Transport for London says the company isn’t “fit and proper” to hold a license to operate a private-hire vehicle service<p>LONDON – Uber’s license to …

Uber

Uber to lose its licence to operate in London

London's transport authority said Friday it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of …

Uber

Uber banned from operating in London amid concerns about public safety

Uber’s license to operate in London won’t be renewed because its practices endanger public safety and security, the British city’s regulator said …

Uber

How to Land a Seat at the C-Suite Table

Among many small- and mid-sized businesses (SMB), human resource departments are no longer seen as an isolated administrative function. Instead, …