OWN IT! Promote The Culture You Have (Or The One You Want To Have)

“Be the change you wish to see in the world”—you’ve heard this gem of a quote before, I’m sure. Oh, and “Be the ball.” That’s a classic. How do you become the company you want to be? How do you attract—and retain—the talent you wish to have? The top 3 things modern candidates look for […]

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How to Give Good Feedback

Your teammate’s work activity is headed for disaster and will bring about the wrath of upper leadership, but you’re at a loss for words about how to provide helpful feedback. The cat’s got your tongue as you figure out how to steer your coworker back onto the road before they pull a Thelma & Louise […]

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Scones And Company Culture

Dropbox has gone above and beyond to give us an inside look at their company culture. Puppets? Really? Who knew these fuzzy friends would convey such a strong message about the need to develop a solid culture.  There’s countless articles online about creating a successful culture, but there’s not many companies that can show you […]

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Workplace Geneva Convention: 3 Tips To Keep Your Work Fights Fair

Think of the last time you had an argument with someone at work. Sucked, right? No one likes conflict, which is why so many of us avoid it at all costs. And don’t get me started on the emotional toll—all the discussion in the coolest of arguments can leave you exhausted. If everyone would just […]

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VIDEO! Shannon Russo on “Lean In” Panel

Kinetix CEO, Shannon Russo, appears on bswift’s 2014 Summit panel in Chicago to talk about important, women-specific issues brought up in Sheryl Sandburg’s polarizing book, Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead. She’s joined by Kerry Held, Director of Client Relations at Hospitality Quotient and Jennifer Pagels, Director of Human Resources at Trek Bicycle. We sliced and diced bswift’s video […]

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