FUTURE OF WORK

What Is Work Culture Now?

In a new remote world — where we don’t have campuses, slides, dog-friendly offices or early-drinks-Fridays — what is company culture?

Trevor E Hudson
Feb 24 · 13 min read
What will our culture be without the office foosball league? Photo by Bao Truong on Unsplash

The problem

Culture — challenging the material

The case of impromptu collaboration

Let’s be honest we just ‘like’ talking to people in corridors. Photo by Christina @ wocintechchat.com on Unsplash

Cultural Artefacts

We know if we put words on a wall it changes culture. Don’t we? Photo by Victor Garcia on Unsplash

Why are we getting culture wrong?

Ego.

Misunderstanding culture and consistency

I can create my own culture at my desk. Photo by Mia Baker on Unsplash

Avoiding the real issue

What can be done in the new world of culture?

Ask and listen to your employees

Avoid making assumptions

Also, ask your prospective employees

Challenge yourself to make culture about choice

Look for the success in an emergent culture

Few bold strokes

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