Creating a culture of respect

July 4th, 2020

Do you foster respect in your organization? Writing in the Harvard Business Review a couple of years ago, Kristie Rogers with Marquette University discusses building and maintaining a respectful environment.

Respect requires understanding

June 27th, 2020

Following-up on my post from last week, here’s a response, published about a month after the original article. The author concludes that companies that don’t understand their technical staff also don’t respect them. What about your organization?

Do you respect your technical team-members?

June 20th, 2020

As someone who has been both a technical employee and a tech business-owner, I’m going to come right out and say it–businesses have a problem respecting technical employees. Several years ago, Michael O. Church wrote a lengthy essay about this, now available only on the Internet Archive. Take the time to read it, and then ask yourself if your company has a problem. More on this to come…