TAG: Company Culture

What’s the Story? The Expression of Company Culture

In the 2013 movie “42” about Jackie Robinson, easily one of the best-known ball players in history, there is a good scene just after Jackie (Chadwick...

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Have You Got Soul? The Essence of a Company is its Culture

Culture is to a business as the soul is to a body. In the time of Saint Augustine (354-430 C.E.), philosophy schools were deeply interested in...

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In Our Hands: Corporate Social Responsibility

You want to develop a corporate social responsibility program? That’s fantastic! That’s what I’m doing at Avista, and while I realize we’re not going to save...

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Good for Business: Employee Volunteer Programs

“It’s you! You’re back!” The child’s face lit up with glee as I walked through the classroom door with our team. “We are!” I smiled. “You...

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Exceptional Customer Experience IS Avista’s Culture

We all know what company culture is, right? Sure. But can we articulate it? At Avista, we have got our corporate programming manager, Amy Ariel to...

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Light the Lamp: 7 Traits of Truly Great Leadership

First rule of writing: write what you know. I know leadership. I also know hockey. “Light the lamp” is a hockey term. When a goal is...

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