The Culture Blog

Dr Tony Watt knows what makes a successful organisation tick.

Tony Watt lives, breathes, studies and works with organisational culture and change management. It has been a focus of his career for many years, and his doctorate from The University of Queensland (2009) focused on the sociology of change that drives human behaviour.

Tony is now a national circuit speaker and media commentator on organisational culture, executive team development and organisational change management.

28
Sep

Do business leaders have anything to...

Pauline Hanson’s recent address to the senate wearing a burka was labelled a stunt, toxic, divisive, and derogatory to Muslims....
12
Jul

If the NSW team is bigger,...

NSW went down to Queensland 16 - 18 in the final minutes of the second State of Origin. Sports writer...
19
Jun

Why Beliefs Trump Data

Donald Trump stunned the world last year when he beat the most qualified candidate in history, Hilary Clinton. How did...
04
Aug

Culture at Airbnb

This article from News Limited makes for fascinating reading. Why, because you don’t have to go to this expense to...
25
Apr

Are there lessons about our country...

The Hall of Memory stained glass windows Designed by Napier Waller each one of the Hall of Memory’s fifteen stained...
05
Nov

Toxic culture = Reputational loss: Johnson...

AAP November 05, 2013    9:04AM   Johnson & Johnson will pay $2.2 billion to settle an investigation over improper...
05
Nov

Toxic Culture? SAC Capital Advisors slapped...

When a company compromises its values, like a dead fish it rots from the head down. AAP November 05, 2013 1:52PM...
01
Nov

The California Condition and Productivity

It’s said that misery loves company. Here’s an interesting insight: 28 Oct 2013 The Australian RACHEL FEINTZEIG http://bit.ly/pg3ul Aspects of a...
25
Oct

Call to change the culture of...

©http://bit.ly/1a3nkhs Today’s Australian newspaper reports that LABOR’S vice-president Tony Sheldon will urge the party today to find “a new sense...
03
Apr

‘Engagement surveys’ mislead - high productivity...

According to Mark Murphy, Leadership IQ’s CEO, his team researched 207 companies and came up with a surprising metric: In...