Through our portfolio of services, we help you make informed decisions about the leadership you need to build an organization that outperforms, inspires and grows.
We help you find and develop outstanding leaders, improve team and board performance, and align culture with your strategy.
Explore our insights on leadership, board and governance issues, organizational culture and more.
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An organization's culture can support or undermine its business strategy. We help clients assess
the alignment of culture and strategy, establish a target culture and evaluate the degree to which
executives are likely to fit with, adapt to and shape culture.
Our framework for assessing culture is rooted in the insight that
each organization and each individual must address the
inherent tension between two critical dimensions of
Applying this fundamental insight, we have identified
eight primary and universal styles, which can be used
to diagnose highly complex and diverse behavioral patterns
in a culture and understand how an individual executive is
likely to align with that culture. Because the model uses the same
language to characterize culture and individual styles, assessment of
cultural alignment is straightforward and actionable.
Featured in Harvard Business Review's 10 Must Reads for 2019, our study lays out a vocabulary for talking about culture in a rigorous way and a roadmap for managing and changing culture.
Our study on organizational culture was named one of Harvard Business Review's 10 Must Reads of 2019.