June 2016

Logo for Don’t let stress and a crazy pace kill your culture Don’t let stress and a crazy pace kill your culture

A 2016 study from VitalSmarts, a leadership training company, interviewed 827 tech employees, to look at how culture affects performance in tech companies. The study identified some key ideas around culture and how it can positively or negatively affect the overall performance of the company. Based on...

Logo for How to Talk About the Orlando Shootings at Work How to Talk About the Orlando Shootings at Work

How can you discuss your feelings about violence like the Orlando mass shootings without upsetting coworkers? David Maxfield, vice president of research at VitalSmarts, says, “ask yourself what the purpose of having this conversation is. If you want to express sadness for the victims or support,...