GLD 2: Defining Leadership Across Cultures

Your Training Edge

When training for leadership across cultures, it’s necessary to be mindful of the fact that the concept and definitions of leadership may be different across cultures. And before we proceed, let’s define a “culture”. What traits, attitudes, and education create that profile?

Defining Organizational Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

When we talk about an organization’s culture, what do we mean? The term “culture”, like “engagement” and “learning”, is in danger of losing its meaning as people use it arbitrarily to describe. Here are some examples of how "culture" has been used in relation to organizations.

How To Create a Culture of Continuous Learning

Docebo

A former captain of the team, David Kirk, attributes their ongoing ascendancy to “divine discontent” – an attitude to learning and growth that is never satisfied with past achievements but always searching for the next challenge. .

Why Company Culture Matters

KnowledgeCity

What does the word “culture” mean in terms of the workplace? The Employers Resource Council defines workplace culture as “the character and personality of an organization that makes it unique and is the sum of its values, traditions, beliefs, interactions, behaviors and attitudes.”

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

Their attitude towards training or. thriving learning culture within your organization. Developing a. Results-Driven. Curriculum. 3C O N T E N T S Contents Introduction PA G E 4 Five Steps to a. Results-Driven. Curriculum. PA G E 5 1 Create a project. charter. PA G E 7 2 Know your.

3 Ways To Handle Toxic Attitudes In The Office

Coreaxis

Toxic attitudes- most offices have them. Toxic attitudes come in many forms but they are all detrimental to employee satisfaction and productivity. If they continue to spoil your office culture, speak with others to understand if they’ve been impacted. Having an employee with a toxic attitude is very similar to having a computer virus. Perhaps most importantly, come into this situation with an optimistic attitude, you may be surprised about the results.

Thriving in Diversity: Cultural Quotient and the Creative Workplace

Your Training Edge

Dubai is a rich and extraordinary mix of people, cultures and languages; our stores are brand names that hail from all over the world; it is possible to eat from any cuisine from any corner of the globe; worldwide businesses have made a home in Dubai.

Why Your Training Strategy Probably Needs an Attitude Adjustment

eLearningMind

Often, the issue with training initiatives isn’t only centered around the content, the delivery system, or even the strategy: It’s the attitude behind the training. Changing Attitudes.

Agile eLearning development (2): Culture

Challenge to Learn

But when I was preparing this post I realized that I had to cover something else first; Culture. But more importantly I found out that it is about trust and not about control and therefore it is about the culture of your company. Post 3: Agile eLearning development (2): Culture.

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5 Levels of Company Culture and How to Impact Yours Positively

Learnloft

We have all heard the famous quote from Peter Drucker, “culture eats strategy for breakfast.” ” While there have been compelling arguments on both sides of the equation, there is no doubt company culture is important. No one wants to work in a Toxic culture.

2015 - Year of the Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

The theme that cuts across most of my blog posts from last year is creating and sustaining a learning culture in organizations. As a way of review, I’ve selected five blog posts about a learning culture from 2015 that have the most interest for readers.

Developing an Organization-wide Culture of Learning – Some Tactics

G-Cube

The benefits of a strong learning culture are many. Even with the best learning infrastructure, innovative learning design and engaging content, if there is a marked lack of enthusiasm then the problem might lie in the culture of your organization.

Design Thinking Culture Change in IBM

The Performance Improvement Blog

The need for creating and sustaining a learning culture in organizations is critical given the rise of digital technology, the rapid pace of change, the complexities of globalization, and the growing development demands of a diverse workforce.

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The Cultural Revolution

CLO Magazine

I believe the L&D function has a fiduciary obligation to the organization’s culture, its purpose and overarching future. The L&D profession has to become an instigator, a leader and a catalyst for culture change. The organization is in need of a culture change leader.

The 4 pillars of an engaging organizational and learning culture

Matrix

Building strong, engaging workplace cultures that rely on collaboration and continuous learning is the only way of (at least partially) addressing the shift in generations. Hire those who fit into the culture, not into the job description.

Organizational Culture: Ignore at Your Own Risk

The Performance Improvement Blog

The term “culture” is getting much use these days, but I’m afraid it has become a Rorschach for whatever people want to say about an organization. was asked, “What is the company’s culture?” So, what is organizational culture and why is it so important?

3 Essentials for Nurturing a Positive Compliance Culture

Interactive Services

According to a recent Deloitte study , 94-per cent of executives and 80-per cent of employees believe that corporate culture is important. Within a workplace culture, employees share assumptions, attitudes, beliefs and values. Promote an Inclusive and Safe Workplace Culture.

10 Steps For Growing Your Learning Culture

ej4 eLearning

Learning cultures don’t just appear out of nowhere; they take time to cultivate. The habits of your employees have to be changed at the same time you are changing the attitudes of your managers and the policies of your company or unit. According to a study by Bersin & Associates, companies with high-impact learning cultures tend to significantly outperform their peers in many ways: They are 32 percent more likely to be first to market with an innovative product or service.

How Fostering A Learning Culture Will Help Your Organization Grow!

TalentLMS

We’re talking, of course, about organizational culture. Initially sidelined as a ‘wishy-washy HR concept’, organizational culture has earned its recognition as one of the most influential assets an organization can possess today. Because cultures come in different forms.

The Importance of a Cohesive Company Culture

Coreaxis

These questions don’t necessarily have right or wrong answers but they can help you define your company’s culture. Organizational culture is essentially the personality of that organization. In each instance, the company’s brand belied the company’s culture.

7 Ways to Create a Coaching Culture

CLO Magazine

I magine your organization with a culture of coaching, where every interaction is an opportunity to learn, gain insight and increase performance. The magic of a coaching culture is that it is infectious. Constructively confront unhelpful behaviors, practices and attitudes.

Skills development: it’s time to revamp learning culture

Coorpacademy

But in order to equip employees with the skills needed to thrive, professionals in learning and development need to create a culture that delivers life-long learning at work. To stop corporate learning being a poor investment, this culture needs to change.

Developing the best company culture in SaaS

LearnUpon

And a great company culture builds great developers. Our talented gang of developers and designers talk about being agile, CEO pranks, and how to instantly spot the right fit for your company culture. How to develop a great SaaS culture remotely. Scaling a flat company culture.

Southwest Passenger Unveils the Most Important Part of Company Culture

Learnloft

Southwest Airlines has modeled what a great organizational culture looks like for decades. One of the pillars of their culture success is values. Leadership culture humor southwest airlines values video youtube

The importance of a Knowledge Sharing Culture

Growth Engineering

We’ll also see how the learning and development community is innovating to combat this trend and pave the way for a more collaborative culture. Because of this, a culture of performance where everyone understands the expectations and is held accountable for performing to them is key.”

Balanced Blending: Company Culture Lessons from American Distilleries

Everwise

They have unique company cultures with challenges that aren’t often in the spotlight, so we talked to two successful domestic distilleries to see what we could learn from their experiences.

Cultural success

Clark Quinn

The interesting bit was that there were two widely different cultures, and yet each was successful. Normally, we look at the elements of successful learning cultures as providing safety and reward for contributing, acceptance of diversity, and other dimensions. The other culture is similarly committed to quality, but the leader has a much different personality. Instead of warm and fuzzy, there’s much more attitude and edge.

How to Positively Impact Team Culture

Everwise

While employee perks – such as catered lunches, happy hours, and gym memberships are great – they don’t make or break an organization’s culture. Building a strong cultural foundation isn’t an isolated effort.

Why You Need Learning to Support Your Company Culture

eLearningMind

While it’s true that this sensibility can give employees some amazing benefits, the idea that any work perk is only in place to help the organization’s bottom line doesn’t always reinforce a positive company culture. A Culture of Learning . But allowing learners access to all learning means that your entire culture is shadowed by the idea that learning is an ongoing, omnipresent idea–not an event. An open learning culture offers clarity.

3 Levels of Culture Your Company MUST Avoid

Learnloft

Most of us can name companies known for not only their monetary success but their success in creating a culture in which employees are proud and happy to belong. Culture is a set of living relationships working towards a shared goal. No one wants to work in a Toxic culture.

Is Your Sexual Harassment Training Designed to Drive a Culture of Change?

Interactive Services

“Many of us want to be heard, very few of us want to be identified, but all of us want this culture to change.” What this often leads to, however, is training that may technically meet the mandated requirements but that does little to affect the workplace culture.

Pros and Cons of Recruiting for Cultural Fit

Coreaxis

Cultural fit is the likelihood that someone will reflect and/or be able to adapt to the core beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors that make up your organization. . Let’s look at the pros and cons of recruiting with an eye on cultural fit.

How A Values-Based Culture Benefits the Bottom Line

OpenSesame

So what is a values-based culture and why should companies strive to become one? Fun-LUVing Attitude needs no explanation. Becoming a values-based culture can bring huge benefits to the organization. Stay tuned for part two in this series on building a value-based culture.

How to create a culture of learning in the workplace with online compliance training

Learning Pool

How to create a culture of learning in the workplace with online compliance training Employers and employees recognise compliance training as necessary, but often regard the actual training as a burden and a drain on productivity.

Internet culture

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

I expect attitudes like Internet values to underpin exemplary corporate learning in the future. Chief Learning Officer magazine , Effectiveness, April 2009. by Jay Cross. The Internet is so pervasive that Internet values are blowing back into real life.

What can Compliance Training Learn from Baseball?

Fulcrum Labs

In baseball, success is all about a “hustle” attitude. Fulcrum Labs Blog Compliance Learning CultureWhat can compliance training learn from baseball? The hustle matters. Hustle. The post What can Compliance Training Learn from Baseball? appeared first on Fulcrum Labs.

HOW TO BUILD AN EFFECTIVE SAFETY CULTURE

SET Safety

Having a good safety culture in your organization is more important than ever. Companies with poor safety cultures see more incidents and injuries, poor attitudes and bad behaviour. Improving your safety culture stands to improve your company as a whole, so read on to learn how to start taking a look at your current safety culture and what you can do to improve it. What is A Safety Culture? How To Build An Effective Safety Culture.