Several companies claim that their employees are their most significant assets. In addition, many companies claim that they have a family culture. However, what does a company centered on family culture look like? Let me share with you how it looks like. These companies will do everything to avoid laying off employees during the pandemic … Continue reading A Family Culture in the workplace
"Don't underestimate the power of kindness in the workplace" is another genuinely insightful study from Harvard Business Review. The article drives the point home that everybody wants to be happy. It's a basic human instinct. The context of the article is todays new normal. A regular 'Thank you, Garry' or 'Great Job' recognition in the … Continue reading The Quiet Power of Kindness
I first learned about performance mentorship over fifteen years ago. The National Commercial Bank's CEO has instituted a mentoring program across the different levels of the organization. The primary objective is to transfer best leadership practices to high-potential Saudi nationals positioned to succeed in critical roles in the Bank. All foreign executives, like myself, were … Continue reading Great people have Mentors!