Thursday, October 5, 2017 / by Abio Properties, Blogger
Here’s Our Big Why: We are passionate (obsessed even?) about creating the most open, creative, energetic and fun company culture possible.
Is culture really that important? Heck yeah!
Too many U.S. companies foster a cutthroat, high-pressure culture to drive their financial success. But a growing body of research finds that high-pressure environments can crush spirits, productivity and the company bottom line.
A report in the Harvard Business Review revealed that health care expenditures at high-pressure companies are nearly 50 percent greater than at other organizations. Across the U.S., 550 million workdays are lost each year due to job stress, according to the American Psychological Association. Stress leads to absenteeism, mistakes and high turnover.
On the flip side, many studies found evidence tha ...