A radical idea: putting employee happiness above all elseOctober 27, 2016
In our previous post, we wrote that from its very first days, Southwest Airlines espoused revolutionary ways of organizing work....00
Corporate culture is like a flower or a gardenOctober 15, 2015
Last week, I found myself back in Grenoble to speak at an offsite meeting of Soitec, a world leader...
Powerful stories about ‘putting people first’June 4, 2015
“We put our people first.” These days, such declarations have become somewhat banal, simply because they are so pervasive....
Jack Welch and “the people game”May 28, 2015
I referred last time to an assertion of one of my business school professors, back in 1983, that we...
The Age of Industry and its management legacyApril 10, 2012
Last time, I presented studies and statistics showing that an astonishing number of people are simply not happy with...
Leading by autobiographyDecember 24, 2009
While leaders may have varying styles, traits and behaviors, one pattern that I discovered relates to a concept I...