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What is Culture?

"Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs." ~ Tom Wolfe

Culture in general is concerned with beliefs and values on the basis of which people interpret experiences and behave, individually and in groups.

Broadly and simply put, "culture" refers to a group or community with which you share common experiences that shape the way you understand the world.  >>>

The same person, thus, can belong to several different cultures depending on his or her birthplace; nationality; ethnicity; family status; gender; age; language; education; physical condition; sexual orientation; religion; profession; place of work and its corporate culture

Culture is the "lens" through which you view the world. It is central to what you see, how you make sense of what you see, and how you express yourself.

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Corporate Culture

In six words, corporate CULTURE is "How we do things around here."

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Corporate culture is the collective behavior of people using common corporate vision, goals, shared values, beliefs, habits, working language, systems, and symbols. It is interwoven with processes, technologies, learning and significant events. In addition, different individuals bring to the workplace their own uniqueness, knowledge, and ethnic culture. So corporate culture encompasses moral, social, and behavioral norms of your organization based on the values, beliefs, attitudes, and priorities of its members... More

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Mahatma Gandhi advice quotes

A nation's culture resides in

the hearts and in the soul of its people.

Mahatma Gandhi

Jack Welch advice business quotes

Culture drives great results.

Jack Welch