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S. Chris Edmonds

S. Chris Edmonds is a speaker, author and executive consultant with The Purposeful Culture Group, where he is founder and CEO. He has authored or co-authored seven books, including "The Culture Engine.” His next book, "Good Comes First,” is available for preorder now. It will publish on Sept. 28, 2021. His videos, posts and podcasts are available at DrivingResultsThroughCulture.com. Follow Edmonds on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Apple Podcasts.

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Annual plan
Annual plan

Create a culture by establishing a cycle: planning, expectations, coaching, review and repeat.

Many people are asked to lead but not trained on how to coach. Here's how to start fixing that.

The 3 Ns of persuasion
The 3 Ns of persuasion

Learn about three concepts that can drive people to radicalism -- or pull them from the brink.

Workplace
Workplace

Workplaces thrive or suffer based on their culture, and the results are clear: Most US workers aren't happy with their workplace.

Sen. John McCain
Sen. John McCain

The late Sen. John McCain demonstrated three core values in his life and work, says S. Chris Edmonds.

Bad one-on-ones
Bad one-on-ones

Too many one-on-one meetings about the leader talking and directing. Try a conversation about values and results where your report drives the conversation.

Best practices
Best practices

Leaders know a good culture matters, but they're struggling to build those cultures.

Toxicity
Toxicity

Valuing growth over all can make any workplace, even a nonprofit, susceptible to a toxic culture.

True north
True north

It doesn’t make sense to be different “people” in different contexts. So, don’t. Be your best self.

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