TECC 106: Building Culture Into Your Engineering Firm Versus Bolting It On
March 14, 2016•44 min
In this episode, Chris Knutson, PE interviews organizational culture expert and success coach Carol Ring on how company culture drives employee engagement and business. Carol also gives us a better perspective on how engineer leaders or members of project teams can help shape the culture of their engineering firms and improve results overall.
Engineering Success quotes:
Some of the key points from this episode include:
Workplace culture is really all about how we get the work done.
Describe your workplace in three words.
Organizational values are a powerful way to describe a workplace culture.
Engineer leaders must understand:
What is important for your own organization and reflect this authentically with your own behavior.
The role you play in setting the tone of the culture.
The right culture that the company needs for it to be successful.
Culture is the fuel for your company's strategy - Success in executing your organization's strategy is going to be tied to the culture