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“Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” ~Peter Drucker, Author
“Our culture is friendly and intense, but if push comes to shove we’ll settle for intense.” ~Jeff Bezos, Founder, CEO, Amazon
“Now, thanks to the radical transparency made possible by a connected world, your business is a glass box. People can see all the way inside. And that means that now the brand is everything they see. Every person. Every process. Every value. Everything that happens,...
“Customers will never love a company until the employees love it first.” ~Simon Sinek, author, Start with Why
“Ultimately, it’s on the company leaders to set the tone,” Cook told Fast Company. “Not only the CEO, but the leaders across the company. If you select them so carefully that they then hire the right people, it’s a nice self-fulfilling prophecy.” – Tim Cook, CEO,...
“Our secret weapon for building the best culture is open and honest feedback." ~Gina Lau, Team Operations, HelloSign
“Over the years we learned that if we asked people to rely on logic and common sense instead of on formal policies, most of the time we would get better results, and at lower cost.” ~Patty McCord, Chief Talent Officer, Netflix
“It’s important for us to create a culture of innovation—one that both values and rewards risk.” ~Barbara Landes, CFO, PBS
“Shaping your culture is more than half done when you hire your team.” ~Jessica Herrin, Founder, Stella & Dot
“Performance more often comes down to a cultural challenge, rather than simply a technical one.” ~Lara Hogan, Senior Engineering Manager of Performance, Etsy