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These icons of girlhood culture deserve adaptations like 'Ready Player One'

Let's not beat around the bush: Ernest Cline's Ready Player One is a circle jerk of male geek culture sustained over a grueling 400 pages. On March 26, we'll see the release of the mega-budget blockbuster adaptation of this fanboy-favorite, courtesy
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What HR Can Do About a Fear-Based Culture

Fear and company culture go together as well as drinking orange juice right after you’ve brushed your teeth: terribly. There are several styles of fear-based leadership, and several reasons why fear in the workplace spreads so easily –
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Forget Everything You Know About Culture

“Most of the existing rhetoric on culture says that managers must be warm and nurturing and they must treat their employees like family, being encouraging and inclusive. That’s just wrong. You don’t need to offer a supportive,
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Are You Living the Culture Your People Expect?

In order for members of an organizational culture to feel like they can fully contribute to the success of that organization, they must feel a sense of safety to protect, innovate and renovate. Cultures that create an environment of “Cultural
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Explore centuries of culture where East meets West in Istanbul

Istanbul has a special place in human history, sitting metaphorically and physically between the East and West. At one point it was the capital city of both the Byzantine and Ottoman empires, and the key to trade and cultural dominance. Once called
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Carl Grimes, Crock-Pots, and the new culture of spoilers

Carl Grimes is dead! So is Jack Pearson! Who needs a spoiler alert? Both of these story points are common knowledge. Spoilers used to be anathema on social media. But a funny thing happened in December when Carl Grimes began the journey that would
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How to Build Culture of Service Excellence During Mergers and Acquisitions

We do a lot of work with dynamic fast growing company. I recently heard the CEO express concern about the company culture in an environment non-organic growth. That means mergers and acquisitions, bringing together people from diverse [...] The
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Society Is Holding Organizations and Leaders Accountable For Their Culture

We are experiencing a historic shift in how people view the importance of culture and culture change. As a result, most CEOs and other top leaders will be expected to understand and deal with culture challenges proactively, or they will be...
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The Silicon Valley Culture

From:   By: Vinod Khosla Via: 16/17. Reinventing Societal Infrastructure