https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2MLRoL1llFk I have read literally hundreds of books on studies and research into great workplaces. Here I present my 5 favorite ones and what their main insights are.
I was incredibly fortunate to get an advance copy of this amazing book and reading it brought me nothing but (yes!) joy. It's a fun and accessible read, but beyond that Rich's book is also a clear call to leaders everywhere to transform their leadership so that … Continue Reading ››
Joy, Inc.: How We Built a Workplace People Love by Rich Sheridan came out December 26 and it's the single best business book I have read in a long while. Menlo is a software design and development company in Ann Arbor, Michigan. They have built a culture that removes the … Continue Reading ››
I just finished reading Inside Apple by Adam Lashinsky and I was struck by two observations: 1: Apple gets a lot of things exactly right and some other things exactly wrong. Ie- the design-driven development, the commitment to making great products and the pride their employees can take in contributing to that are all fantastic. On … Continue Reading ››
There are some companies that seem completely unafraid to do things differently. While others cling desperately to business as usual, I admire organizations who try alternative ideas and Zappos is one of these companies. For those outside of the US who have not yet … Continue Reading ››