Creating a Culture of Trust

In an article posted March 3, 2013 by Dr. Ray Benedetto and Tom Walter, they discuss the importance of and how to create a culture of trust in the workplace. Benedetto & Walter state that, “…the true heart of capitalism resides in the trust that exists between...

It’s the Corporate Culture That Binds Us Together

There are certain strategic ingredients including a vision, mission statement and core values that bind a company together. When starting out I had a hard time grasping the significance of spending time on defining these areas. After all, I knew the reason for doing...

Only Yahoo Knows What is Right for Yahoo

There has been a lot of talk recently about the decisions made by Yahoo and Best Buy to change their flex work cultures and require their people to spend more time in the office. What I think is getting lost in all of this is the comment made by Yahoo, which states...

Be Aware of Cultural Differences to Get Ahead in Business

At Corbett, Duncan & Hubly we work with privately held organizations all around the globe on a regular basis. Because of that, it is important that we are aware of cultural differences in business etiquette. One of our strongest markets is our Japanese market. By...

Common Values Unite a Diverse Workforce

One of the major characteristics of our firm is our strength in international service. With 60 people in total, we have over 20 people who have ethnic background. Of those employees, most are Japanese native speakers. We are likely one of the largest employers in the...