corporate culture

30 06, 2017

The most important HR document in the history of Silicon Valley innovation

By |2017-06-30T17:24:18+11:00June 30th, 2017|Leadership, Podcasts|0 Comments

In Silicon Valley, there is a document which has become legendary. It is a document which outlines some of the company and HR policies which have created a company which completely disrupted an industry sector. And much of its value comes from the fact that it contains policies which seem so ridiculous in theory, but [...]

22 06, 2017

Give us Your Lions!

By |2017-06-22T19:38:48+11:00June 22nd, 2017|Innovation|1 Comment

Command-and-control, top-down organizations have the most trouble innovating. In particular, the fearful mindsets that review, align, and sign off on “decks” to be presented to Vice President-level colleagues often edit out the insights and recommendations that have the power to grow the business in new ways. These well-trained, obedient keepers of the status quo are [...]