It's not one of the "biggies" from the winter months, but if you ask any kid, Halloween would certainly rank up there on the Favorite Holiday List. But what is it about Halloween that's so captivating for children and adults alike? And how does it relate to creating a "spirited" company culture?
Topics: Company Culture / Change
In a recent Foodservice Equipment & Supplies article on foodservice trends, editorial director Joe Carbonara talked about a whole range of factors that will impact foodservice labor trends for 2018.
In recent weeks, I’ve been asked by more than one person for some clarity.
How to create positive change? How to actively use values in decision making? No. The question has been about my favorite complimentary close in correspondence. “BE well."
Topics: Purpose & Values
Last month, we worked with our friends at TMC Digital Media to address a major issue in the foodservice and hospitality industries. Recruiting. Finding, hiring, and retaining five-star talent is one of the biggest challenges any business owner faces, and in reality, the industry doesn't matter.
Labor Day is a lot of things. It's the unofficial end of summer. It's a long weekend with friends and family. It's a time to recognize the contributions workers have made to strengthen the fabric of our nation. But that's not all it is.
Does your staff get excited to come to work every day? Do they believe in the purpose and values of your company culture? Have you defined and broadcasted them? What do they think about when they're drinking that morning cup of coffee?
Every company wants to find employees who believe in the company culture, but there's a challenge to this concept. How does an employee know what to believe in if she is not an employee? If someone is not yet a team member, how does he know the culture is authentic?
Conscious Communication™ doesn't happen in a vacuum. In order to have difficult conversations and come out the other side with resolution, more respect, and a sense of being heard, a Safe Space® System must be created.