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    “Are you managing your culture?” If any of the seven questions that follow receives a negative response, the answer is, almost certainly, “not so much.”

    John Burdett is a best-selling author on leadership and organisation culture, and is Leadership adviser to TRANSEARCH International. In “The 7 Questions Every CEO Should Ask About Culture” (PDF) John explains in detail why you should ask yourself these 7 key questions about organisational culture.

    The 7 Questions Every CEO Should Ask About Culture

    John O. Burdett on TRANSEARCH International

    For a great organization, culture isn't an abstract or vague concept ... it's real ... it speaks to people. It's not a competitive advantage ... it's a competitive imperative. Read »

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    Other than know-how in technology, which is a given, leadership competencies differ depending upon the role. That understood, five leadership competencies are emerging as having future primacy.

    John Burdett is a best-selling author on leadership and organisation culture, and is Leadership adviser to TRANSEARCH International. In this download (PDF) John explains in detail what leaders need to know now to embrace mastery in each of these competencies.

    Tomorrow's Leadership Will Be Different

    John Burdett on TRANSEARCH International

    We commonly see references to "the shortage of talent." Paradoxically, there is no shortage of talent. The growing number of business schools around the world, combined with the billions of dollars s... Read »

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    Melissa Daimler takes a look at organisational behaviours, systems, and practices, to help repair a flagging culture.

    Why Great Employees Leave "Great Cultures"

    Melissa Daimler on Harvard Business Review

    Culture is often referred to as "the way things are done around here." But to be useful, we need to get more specific than that. I've been working in HR for over twenty years, and the best companies I... Read »

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    39 companies that are recognised as excellent employers share their employee retention strategies.

    Employee Retention Strategies: 39 Companies’ Key Methods for Retaining Talent

    Peter Banerjea on Time Doctor

    It's a troubling moment, isn't it? When a valued employee tells you that he or she has found a better opportunity? Employee retention is one of the biggest challenges that companies are facing today. Read »

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    The expression ‘change the culture’ is a misnomer. If elements of what you need tomorrow don’t exist today it is virtually impossible to create them.

    If You're Not Managing Your Culture, Someone Else Is

    John O. Burdett on TRANSEARCH International Australia

    Nature offers lessons to us all. When the wind blows strongest it is the tree with the capability to bend that survives. Growth based on yesterday’s success, rigidity, strength without agility, ma... Read »

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