Culture

Mixing Religion and Business

Talking about religion in the workplace is a no-no, right? To the contrary, it seems to be working out quite well for Giving Company, a faith-based media company. With four properties, including the recent acquisition of a Christian bookstore chain, they are a healthy and growing enterprise.  Divine intervention, perhaps? This week on CEO Exclusive, [...]

By | 2018-11-21T10:37:54+00:00 November 21st, 2018|0 Comments

9 Tips for Creating a Compelling Company Culture

We’re in the middle of a series on fintech, and this week’s guests are from one of the hottest companies in the industry. Kabbage provides financing for small businesses, and they have developed a culture that has helped build their company over the last 10 years to more than 500 employees. I’m sure most of [...]

By | 2018-10-25T14:37:09+00:00 October 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Conscious Capitalism is a Team Sport

Conscious Capitalism is a powerful new business trend. I didn’t come up with the concept, but it aligns deeply with my purpose and inspires me daily. I believe in a world where people’s hearts, minds, bellies, and wallets are full. And, I joyfully see that world coming into being through the progressive adoption of Conscious [...]

By | 2018-09-13T11:57:54+00:00 September 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Authenticity Through Storytelling

How do customers, employees, and the market know if a company’s commitment to a higher purpose or a conscious culture is real?  A few weeks ago, our article, Is the Purpose Movement a Fad, discussed the risk of pasting higher purpose language on marketing collateral simply to appease a growing demographic of consumers who are [...]

By | 2018-07-26T11:51:18+00:00 July 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Is the Purpose Movement a Fad?

If you’ve been following CEO Exclusive or larger trends in business, you’ve heard about the burgeoning conscious business movement.  Loosely defined, it’s business leaders focusing on making their companies purpose driven and developing a culture that reinforces that purpose and its associated values.  When I spoke to David Wilkie, CEO of World 50, and his [...]

By | 2018-07-12T09:35:32+00:00 June 28th, 2018|0 Comments