Culture Leadership Charge, Episode 58 – Measure and Reward the Important Stuff

By S. Chris Edmonds / January 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

Here is episode 58 of my Culture Leadership Charge video series. This post and video is about what you measure and reward in your workplace. Many organizations have systems for setting goals, monitoring progress, and noting goal accomplishment. Such systems can be complex, technology-driven, and automated while some are incredibly simple – sticky notes on […]

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Culture Leadership Charge, Episode 57 – ONE Personal Purpose Statement

By S. Chris Edmonds / January 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Welcome to episode 57 of my Culture Leadership Charge video series! As the new year kicks off, many of us ponder resolutions for improvement – losing weight, exercising more diligently, paying off debt, saving more money, etc. And – the best way to sustain beneficial change is to create a solid foundation on which to […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Recommended Books

By S. Chris Edmonds / December 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Welcome to episode 56 of my Culture Leadership Charge video series. I’m often asked about the best books for leaders interested in learning about work culture. These are my top selections! You’ll see a consistent theme across these books: they emphasize values as the best way to create a purposeful, positive, productive work culture. My […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Be Careful What You Reward

By S. Chris Edmonds / December 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

Welcome to episode 55 of my Culture Leadership Charge video series! What do leaders reward in your workplace? If leaders want a purposeful, positive, productive work culture, they must measure, monitor, and reward all three of those – productivity AND a positive environment for all AND plans, decisions, and actions aligning with the company’s servant […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Master Distractions

By S. Chris Edmonds / November 19, 2018 / 0 Comments

What are the most frequent distractions that you experience daily? If you’re like many workers, smartphones, social media, and small talk or gossip are frequent causes of interruptions and distractions at work. A recent study by RescueTime found that 35 percent of workers check email or instant messaging AT LEAST every 3 minutes throughout the […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Kindness Matters

By S. Chris Edmonds / November 5, 2018 / 2 Comments

This year, World Kindness Day is Tuesday, November 13. I hope you’re not waiting until that day to be kind to others . People need kindness every day – especially in our highly polarized societies. Being kind brings many scientifically-proven benefits. For example, committing acts of kindness – even observing acts of kindness – creates […]

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