Culture Leadership Charge – Purposeful Culture Assessment

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

How healthy is your organization’s culture today? You may not be aware of the quality of your work culture. You may not even think your organization has a “culture” – but it does. Whether your culture is an intentional one – with a formalized servant purpose, values and behaviors, strategies and goals – or not, […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Sour Notes

By S. Chris Edmonds / February 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

Sour notes happen in music and in our homes, neighborhoods, and workplaces. We can gain powerful insights from the live music world that apply in many areas of our lives. Most of you know I’m a working musician on the side. I’ve been playing for audiences in bands since the late ’60’s. Sour notes in […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – What Inspires and Sustains You?

By S. Chris Edmonds / January 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

In a recent online conversation, friends around the globe discussed the “civil service” foundation of political office. In virtually every country on the planet, politicians do not behave civilly nor do they act consistently in service to others. Civil service is in short supply today – in politics, in homes, in communities, and in workplaces. […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – A Fresh Start

By S. Chris Edmonds / January 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

2018 can be our best year ever – or it can be a year of mediocrity and regret. Our world is not a beacon of caring and kindness today. Praise and encouragement is in short supply – not only in our workplaces but in our homes and communities. People do a lot of things right. […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – The Harassment Factor

By S. Chris Edmonds / December 23, 2017 / 2 Comments

We’ve seen a remarkable shift recently – a shift that is long overdue. It’s the #MeToo shift. Sexual harassment and assault has been an all too common experience for too many women at the hands of men in power – in workplaces and in communities – for decades. Probably for centuries. Today, victims – mostly […]

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Culture Leadership Charge – Living with Integrity

By S. Chris Edmonds / December 4, 2017 / 0 Comments

Would the people around you – colleagues, neighbors, family, friends – say you live your life with integrity? They observe your patterns – your plans, decisions, and actions – every day. They probably have an opinion about how well you “do what you say you will do” in their interactions with you – and observations […]

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