The year is 2000, and Blockbuster CEO John Antioco just wrapped up an executive meeting with the founder of a new tech startup. During this meeting, Antioco was pitched on a potential groundbreaking partnership with an up-and-coming online fledgling company. The startup’s founder, Reed Hastings, saw an opportunity for Blockbuster to pivot away from its…

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The term “corporate culture” or “company culture” itself hails from the 1980s. However, the concept has been around for much longer — it references the simple idea that each company has its own unique character. But understanding the concept of company culture is one thing. Understanding how to shape and influence it in your own company…

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The Healthy Effects of Transformational Leadership Theory Like beauty, real success starts from within. It also starts at the top. Inspired and motivated leaders can put strategic steps in place to encourage their workforce toward greatness. Yet, rather than proclaiming authority and mandating change, they lead by quiet, powerful example. The result? An impact too…

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