Building Culture in Transition
“You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.”
In this chapter you will learn:
• Real culture includes people and relationships, not just corporate norms and habits.
• Eight ways to improve the culture of a group.
• Case studies help but do not prepare students adequately.
During integration, the organizations involved are not going to be in a steady state. The level of turmoil might be compared to navigating a boat down a series of rapids. At times just keeping afloat and running with the current is the reality. Other ...