Workplace Culture

Not Tryna Kill Your Buzz(words), But What Does Your Culture Code Really Mean?

Not Tryna Kill Your Buzz(words), But What Does Your Culture Code Really Mean?

Companies such as Netflix and HubSpot have popularized the idea of consolidating their corporate mission and values statements into so called “culture codes.” These culture codes have defined their employees as being anything from “fearless” to “pioneers” to “unfiltered.” Many other companies have started to follow suit in an effort […]

Google, Memos, and Stereotype Threat

Google, Memos, and Stereotype Threat

The recent firestorm at Google has brought to light some of the misconceptions floating around in the tech industry and elsewhere, and has introduced many of us to the issue of stereotype threat in the workplace. Not too long ago, a Google software engineer James […]

Love or Respect: The Catch-22 For Aspiring Female Leaders

Love or Respect: The Catch-22 For Aspiring Female Leaders

Heidi Roizen is one of those women who truly made it to the top — a successful Silicon Valley venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and CEO. She had a knack for networking, and used her strengths to make large impacts in the tech industry. InHerSight CEO Ursula Mead recently […]