The best fit...finding the right place of employment or employee can be challenging.
We don't live in a "box". Life Moves at a pretty fast pace around us. Life is about movement and change. Organizations are organic, living and breathing entities. Therefore, change is inevitable. Constant is never guaranteed, even with steadfast core values and behaviors. Just as nothing in life is guaranteed. Core values are a foundation, [...]
We have a host of authors within our book by Kersten and La Venture 1 that exposes the various definitions of organizational culture. There is a theme that emerges based on shared core values, beliefs, and principles. This hints at behavior and how that behavior is communicated to a greater audience (p. 2-3). That behavior [...]
So, this year I've taken on the duties of the People Process Culture Endowed Chair here at Stout. I am looking forward to delivering on previous contributions to organizational behavior as well as some aspects that are pertinent in today's global society. Basically, developing the 'service heart' concept. So, what is PPC and why study [...]
Everything in life is negotiable... Not necessarily. Negotiation or the act of negotiation is an art form. Some would argue that life is nothing but black and white. I would then ask that person, when was the last time you noticed the range of colors around you. Spring break is upon us, and the week [...]
The other day, as I was driving home, I was contemplating all the states and cities I have lived in to this point. My bags have been packed numerous times, moving between seven different states, their cities, and one country. The average length of time I have spent in any one city is seven years. [...]
The Johnstown Flood Memorial/ St. Michael, PA #SouthForkFishingHuntingClub #SouthForkDam #JohnstownFloodof1889 Border (s) exist on a map, in different geographic markings, and man-made signs to denote a boundary. In tourism, boundaries are blurred more today than 100 years ago. As tourist we are constrained only by the regulations to move from one place to another. Most [...]