Navigating the Perils of Reactivity   Why is it that individuals believe that panicking makes the problem a higher priority? If you panic every single time, the urgency seems less each time. How many scenarios can we go through before we realize that this is not the approach that you should take when problem solving? I understand that culture is developed. I’ve gone through plenty of them, and there’s one that I despise, and that’s panic culture. Unfortunately, individuals think that by raising concern and adding 10 exclamation points at the end of a sentence raises the urgency of the

The heartbeat of every successful business I used to be the individual that didn’t care about culture in an organization. “If you did your job and everyone else did theirs, then why do we have to be culturally aligned?” I will tell you that over the last few years, I’ve seen first hand what culture can do inside a business. A difficult one to tackle is when you bring multiple companies together during M&A deals. Culture in business refers to the shared values, beliefs, behaviors, and practices that shape the way people within an organization interact with one another and