Culture Chat: The Overlooked Connection Between Collegiate Design and Workplace Culture
"As companies look to recruit the best and brightest from college campuses, they are overlooking one major factor in the attraction and retention of recent graduates— incorporating campus design elements into work environments to attract young professionals. Global infrastructure and design firm, AECOM, along with contract furniture company, KI, conducted new research on collegiate design as a driver of workplace design, and set out to examine how college students like to work and how companies can apply this style within." This is the first of a new series of Culture Chat conversations, in which we talk with people doing interesting work that has an unexpected connection to workplace culture. In this episode, we chat with Jonathan Webb and Brett Shwery, the authors of this fascinating study about the lessons companies can learn from how the next generation of workers interact in a college environment.
The Culture Chat: How Employee Benefits Can Impact Culture
Today's episode features Jovan Hackley, Director of Marketing and PR for Student Loan Genius, an employee benefits company that believes in benefits as a way to build a relationship with employees--related to culture, that can give organizations the edge, particularly in recruiting the younger generation in the workforce.
Do you know how aligned your company is with the Millennial Generation?
We have partnered with the online survey company QuestionPro to create a quick and powerful survey you can run with your employees that will give you detailed metrics on how aligned you are with the 4 capacities identified in When Millennials Take Over (digital, clear, fluid, and fast).
The Culture Chat Podcast: Preserving Cultures that Work in the Fast-Moving Startup World
The big question we posed Dick Burke, CEO of VisaNow: “You’re a startup that has grown rapidly. As you continue to grow and evolve, what got you here, from a culture standpoint, might not get you there. What are the risks of changing so quickly? How do you hold on to the best parts of your culture and the things that made you successful, while growing and becoming who you need to be in the future?” Listen in to the latest edition of WorkXO's Culture Chat Podcast.
The Secret to Recruiting the Best Talent: Authentic Employer Branding
Join us next week at our first of several free webinars hosted by our partner, QuestionPro. We’re doing a cool series debunking some myths about corporate culture, talent acquisition and other stuff we care about, and we’re excited to have a good discussion.