Assessing Corporate Culture Quickly
Candidates often quiz me about the culture of a client company - as if it's easy to understand. It isn't. And, recently, I've met a number of bright, senior people who made a bad moves because they couldn't tell that their prospective employers had a leadership style or pace did not suit their own.
I'd like to create a checklist of questions an outsider can use to get a quick take on the indicators of a company's culture. If anyone has suggestions, please let us know.
Here are some articles on corporate culture.
Organizational Culture and Your Compatibility
Corporate Culture / Organizational Culture: Understanding and Assessment
Assessing Your Company's Culture: How Do You Measure Up?
Culture Club - Picking the Right Company fit for You