Corporate Culture http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Peter Drucker Lends a Hand to Millennial Onboarding http://www.industryweek.com/leadership-five-questions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Is your workplace getting decidedly younger? 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Supplier Relationships Leadership Supply Chain The Latest Wed, 06 May 2015 12:28:00 +0000 166641 at http://www.industryweek.com sirup / Thinkstock VW Board Chairman Resigns After Power Struggle http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/vw-board-chairman-resigns-after-power-struggle <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After a power struggle at the top, former Volkswagen CEO Ferdinand Piech walks away after decades with the company.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/vw-board-chairman-resigns-after-power-struggle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/vw-board-chairman-resigns-after-power-struggle#comments Corporate Culture Global Economy Operations The Latest Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:09:00 +0000 165631 at http://www.industryweek.com Alexander Koerner, Getty Images Change Management and Lean Transformation http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/change-management-and-lean-transformation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Change management strategies are often based on flawed assumptions which can lead to self destruction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/change-management-and-lean-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/change-management-and-lean-transformation#comments Change Management Ideaxchange Lean / Six-Sigma Corporate Culture Leadership Operations The Latest Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:36:00 +0000 165551 at http://www.industryweek.com Tashatuvango / Thinkstock Volkswagen Backs Chief Executive Amid Leadership Struggle http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/volkswagen-backs-chief-executive-amid-leadership-struggle <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The announcement was seen as a severe blow to supervisory board chief Ferdinand Piech, who has ruled the carmaker with an iron fist for more than 20 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/volkswagen-backs-chief-executive-amid-leadership-struggle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/volkswagen-backs-chief-executive-amid-leadership-struggle#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Leadership The Latest Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:13:00 +0000 165081 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Sean Gallup, Getty Images Top 10 Global Brands http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/top-10-global-brands <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-culture/top-10-global-brands#comments Corporate Culture Leadership The Latest Wed, 15 Apr 2015 22:00:00 +0000 164801 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Joe Raedle, Getty Images</em></p> Workers Tell Volkswagen Leadership to Quit Fighting http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/workers-tell-volkswagen-leadership-quit-fighting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"We ask that the focus should return to the successful day-to-day running of the company and its 600,000 employees, rather than on debates that fill newspapers," said the head of VW's general works committee Bernd Osterloh.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/workers-tell-volkswagen-leadership-quit-fighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/workers-tell-volkswagen-leadership-quit-fighting#comments Corporate Culture Workforce The Latest Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:00:00 +0000 164621 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A brand new Volkswagen Passat and Golf 7 car are stored in a tower at the Volkswagen Autostadt complex near the Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, Germany.&nbsp;</p> Alexander Koerner,Getty Images One Proven Way to Solve Your Skilled Workforce Problems http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/one-proven-way-solve-your-skilled-workforce-problems <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Screening candidates to ensure they "fit" the job, is critical to hiring—and retaining—skilled production workers, Firstronic CEO John Sammut says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/one-proven-way-solve-your-skilled-workforce-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/one-proven-way-solve-your-skilled-workforce-problems#comments Education / Training Corporate Culture Recruiting / Retention Leadership Workforce Skilled Worker Shortage The Latest Wed, 08 Apr 2015 12:36:00 +0000 164061 at http://www.industryweek.com The Politics of Improvement: Winning the Hearts and Minds of Employees http://www.industryweek.com/engagement/politics-improvement-winning-hearts-and-minds-employees <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Good leaders will consistently show their employees respect while earning their trust and building pride in a humble and heartfelt way. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/engagement/politics-improvement-winning-hearts-and-minds-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/engagement/politics-improvement-winning-hearts-and-minds-employees#comments Lean / Six-Sigma Corporate Culture Engagement Teamwork Leadership Operations Workforce The Latest Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:20:00 +0000 163641 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock