Culture Integration 9 results

Strengthen your Design

Investigating how the relationship between companies and designers has evolved over the years. From the ambiguous success of the Panton Chair, to the current and excellent examples of BoConcept and Ikea, up to Fritz Hansen case history from the “voice”of Christian Rasmussen and Kasper Salto.

The ‘Review Culture’

Meeting with his economic advisers at the White House, some time during November 2009, to discuss measures for stimulating employment, President Obama realized that everyone seemed to be in agreement. At which point, he called for a Time Out. Everyone was to go back to their offices for 30 minutes. Then the meeting would resume, with everyone putting forward at least one different point of view.

The Road to Corporate Social Responsibility

Tnt Express is a global express services company delivering 4.4 millions packages and letters every week in over 200 countries. Making its impact with more than 26,760 vehicles and 47 planes Tnt needed to adopt corporate social responsibility if it wanted the continued support of its customer base, stakeholders and its more than 163,000 employees. “Being socially responsible is our Group mission and is part of Tnt’s reference values”, says Stefania Lallai, Communication and ...

Beyond Business Reason

ABB is a firm that keeps on demonstrating engagement and values sharing, with employees, a range of community goals that extend beyond closely business-linked reasons. “The economic crisis won’t stop ABB’s attention towards corporate social responsibility.” This is what Nicoletta Chiucchi, the firm’s Training and Csr Manager for Italy, said when Twsm spoke to her. ABB has consolidated its Csr budget from mark up activities on Christmas card and corporate calendar sales, ...

Connected Through Values

Searching for the perfect synergy takes time, especially when differences threaten the partners being brought together. The success of mergers is not to be taken for granted and more often than not, many have proven unsuccessful. With Fiat and Chrysler, Sergio Marchionne faces both challenges and opportunities. “Many managements apparently were overexposed in impressionable childhood years to the story in which the imprisoned handsome prince is released from a toad’s body by a ...

The Legacy of the Heart

Creativity is probably the most innate and fundamental feature of life. And life – to continue – needs creativity. We create other human beings. We create things and we constantly try to improve them. And this is the spirit of the "makers" – they love making things.

The Gift of a Millennium

Social and digital is their first and sometimes only nature. We are talking about people who are getting through the millennium. A generation considered special and skilled, but in some cases also lacking in moral values, showing several facets and facing new challenges in the job market.

From Kosher to Veganism

Creativity is probably the most innate and fundamental feature of life. And life – to continue – needs creativity. We create other human beings. We create things and we constantly try to improve them. And this is the spirit of the "makers" – they love making things.

Love Making

Creativity is probably the most innate and fundamental feature of life. And life – to continue – needs creativity. We create other human beings. We create things and we constantly try to improve them. And this is the spirit of the "makers" – they love making things.