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Five steps to tackling culture: Why the 'soft stuff' is just as important as the 'hard stuff'

Jan 13, 2017
From the Healthcare & Life Sciences Institute

The importance of culture and values is not a new phenomenon. For many years, researchers have pegged culture as the culprit for corporate scandals, failures and industrial disasters. Despite lessons emanating from cases like Bhopal, Enron, Space Shuttles Challenger and Columbia, and the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, to name a few, the business community has been slow to learn and systematically respond.