Added by Melissa Binks on March 25, 2013 at 13:29 — No Comments
A healthy culture is the starting point for any successful organisation just as good soil is essential for a successful garden. If you have ever worked in an organisation with an unhealthy culture you will understand the impact culture can have on performance. As a leader, digging into your culture can be a very revealing exercise that you should do on a regular basis if you want to keep your organisation healthy.
So what makes up culture, how do cultures vary and what can you do to…Continue
Added by Karen Schmidt on November 8, 2012 at 15:37 — No Comments
Cultivating a culture of engagement can be achieved in a variety of ways and recently I can across an innovative method involving pot plants being used to great success by a local organisation. Here is their story.Continue
Just like a garden can tell you a lot about the people who live in a house, I can tell the state of your culture and the level of employee engagement by the state of your office plants. To me, they are a marker of what is going on, what gets attention and what doesn’t.
Here’s what I mean . . .