PopMuse: Organizational Culture http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Strategy talk: Does shareholder value still have a place in strategy? http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/E9PIVvp5ATQ/Strategy-talk-Does-shareholder-value-still-have-a-place-in-strategy http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/E9PIVvp5ATQ/Strategy-talk-Does-shareholder-value-still-have-a-place-in-strategy Tue, 12 Nov 2019 06:00:00 UTC at strategy+business: ORGANIZATIONS & PEOPLE "Maximizing shareholder value" as an approach to steering companies has come under fire, as it's become associated with managerial short-termism and bad corporate behavior. But that doesn't mean it's no longer a valid way to guide strategies, decision making, and execution. Leaders -- and their directors -- just need to think about it in the right way. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Bullwhip Effect– Nemesis of Business: Uncertainty in Consumer Demand Impacts Supply Chain… https://bizshifts-trends.com/bullwhip-effect-nemesis-of-business-uncertainty-in-consumer-demand-impacts-supply-chain/ https://bizshifts-trends.com/bullwhip-effect-nemesis-of-business-uncertainty-in-consumer-demand-impacts-supply-chain/ Mon, 11 Nov 2019 00:45:14 UTC Bizshifts-Trends at BizShifts-Trends The bullwhip effect owes its origin to the fact that a slight motion of the handle of a bullwhip can make the tip of the whip thrash wildly and create a sonic boom (the crack of the whip). In context of a business supply chain, the bullwhip effect is manifested either as an increase or … Continue reading Bullwhip Effect– Nemesis of Business: Uncertainty in Consumer Demand Impacts Supply Chain… → The post Bullwhip Effect– Nemesis of Business: Uncertainty in Consumer Demand Impacts Supply Chain… appeared first on BizShifts-Trends. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ ESOP Culture: Unique Leadership Qualities Required (Part 2) https://keystonesearch.com/esop-culture-unique-leadership-qualities-required-part-2/ https://keystonesearch.com/esop-culture-unique-leadership-qualities-required-part-2/ Thu, 07 Nov 2019 19:21:28 UTC Mike Frommelt at KeyStone Search In honor of Employee Ownership Month, we’re sharing two articles, laying out each of the 5 characteristics we believe are key leadership attributes that can make or break the effectiveness of an ESOP leader. Read Part 1 here. The post ESOP Culture: Unique Leadership Qualities Required (Part 2) appeared first on KeyStone Search. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Generation Z: Looking Ahead https://www.careeredge.ca/blog/generation-z-looking-ahead/ https://www.careeredge.ca/blog/generation-z-looking-ahead/ Thu, 07 Nov 2019 15:30:14 UTC Jimmy Huynh at Career Edge Looking ahead to those we characterize for only looking ahead Our insight into Gen Zs is as broad as how we’ve defined them. Born between the early 1990s to the... The post Generation Z: Looking Ahead appeared first on Career Edge. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Suicide in Workplace — Troubling Trend: Statistics are Scary and Show Serious Mental Health Crisis… https://bizshifts-trends.com/suicide-in-workplace-troubling-trend-statistics-are-scary-and-show-serious-mental-health-crisis/ https://bizshifts-trends.com/suicide-in-workplace-troubling-trend-statistics-are-scary-and-show-serious-mental-health-crisis/ Thu, 07 Nov 2019 01:08:39 UTC Bizshifts-Trends at BizShifts-Trends Suicide rates are rising among U.S. workers, it’s next big workplace safety crisis. But suicide in workplace is largely hidden phenomenon that is unrecognized in legislation, absent from official statistics, overlooked by authorities and widely misunderstood… Suicide linked to workplace factors is one of the biggest single causes of work-related fatalities.�Work-related suicides are the forgotten … Continue reading Suicide in Workplace — Troubling Trend: Statistics are Scary and Show Serious Mental Health Crisis… → The post Suicide in Workplace — Troubling Trend: Statistics are Scary and Show Serious Mental Health Crisis… appeared first on BizShifts-Trends. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Inflexible work arrangements http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/gciwPEsmPAs/Inflexible-work-arrangements http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/gciwPEsmPAs/Inflexible-work-arrangements Wed, 06 Nov 2019 06:00:00 UTC at strategy+business: ORGANIZATIONS & PEOPLE A new survey shows that too many workers still lack flexibility, particularly when it comes to working from home. Columnist Josh Levs explains that fixing this requires not just policy, but also cultural change. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Best Business Books 2019: Management http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/VdnDdXhf46w/Best-Business-Books-2019-Management http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/VdnDdXhf46w/Best-Business-Books-2019-Management Tue, 05 Nov 2019 06:00:00 UTC at strategy+business: ORGANIZATIONS & PEOPLE This year's best business books on management urge leaders and workers alike to reconsider some of the basic tenets of the discipline, Ted Kinni writes. Nine Lies about Work, by Marcus Buckingham and Ashley Goodall, is the most compelling of the 2019 crop, in large measure because it effectively updates management bromides for the present era. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Trauma in Workplace is Real Mental Health Issue– Over $US20 Billion is Lost in Productivity… https://bizshifts-trends.com/trauma-in-workplace-is-real-mental-health-issue-over-us20-billion-is-lost-in-productivity/ https://bizshifts-trends.com/trauma-in-workplace-is-real-mental-health-issue-over-us20-billion-is-lost-in-productivity/ Mon, 04 Nov 2019 16:00:35 UTC Bizshifts-Trends at BizShifts-Trends Trauma in workplace is real: It happens when workers work in a toxic environment where negative aspects of a workplace culture overcome the positive ones. But trauma and toxicity is in eye of the beholder: There are different expectations when approaching a workplace. Trauma doesn’t necessarily mean something extreme happens, and it definitely isn’t basic … Continue reading Trauma in Workplace is Real Mental Health Issue– Over $US20 Billion is Lost in Productivity… → The post Trauma in Workplace is Real Mental Health Issue– Over $US20 Billion is Lost in Productivity… appeared first on BizShifts-Trends. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Why women must break out of their comfort zone to advance http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/RmBn9tEGDjc/Why-women-must-break-out-of-their-comfort-zone-to-advance http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/RmBn9tEGDjc/Why-women-must-break-out-of-their-comfort-zone-to-advance Mon, 04 Nov 2019 06:00:00 UTC at strategy+business: ORGANIZATIONS & PEOPLE Women often feel secure in knowledge-based roles, and their bosses are at ease keeping them there. But to grow a career, it's necessary to acquire spanning-leadership skills. Here are five ways to break out of your expertise-based comfort zone. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Lucky you! http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/SzyI4jbleqg/Lucky-you http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/StrategyBusiness-OrganizationsAndPeople/~3/SzyI4jbleqg/Lucky-you Fri, 01 Nov 2019 05:00:00 UTC at strategy+business: ORGANIZATIONS & PEOPLE Perhaps because it calls into question the abilities of leaders and the opportunities available to aspiring leaders, the role of luck in career success is bigger than is generally acknowledged. But savvy leaders know that acknowledging their own good fortune also offers a pathway to humility and an effective antidote to hubris. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/