Leadership & Strategy
Create a positive and healthy working culture – and communicate it widely
How to engage employees in your business culture and performance.
Netflix is a good example of a company that has been proactive in creating a clear organisational culture and communicating it both inside and outside the organisation. Its company culture guide was originally a 120 slide deck for current and prospective employees. It is now available to all on its careers website. A negative company culture, on the other hand, can harm productivity and employee wellbeing. “Working in a bad job is not good for you. It’s not good for your physical health, and it’s not good for your mental health,” said Tarani Chandola, professor at the University of Manchester and an expert in stress at work.
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