10 Corporate Culture Quotes from Inspiring Business Leaders

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10 Corporate Culture Quotes from Inspiring Business Leaders

Corporate Culture isn’t just a fad, it’s the topic of conversation in companies of all sizes. From Google, Zappos, and Microsoft to your own board meetings (and some Allegory clients), here are some corporate culture quotes to inspire your business plans.

“To make customers happy, we have to make sure our employees are happy first.” – Tony Hsieh, Zappos

“You can build a much more wonderful company on love than you can on fear.” – Kip Tindell, The Container Store

“We want to understand what works here rather than what worked at any other organization.” – Laszlo Bock, Google

“We will never – and I mean never – turn our backs on our employees.” – Howard Schultz, Starbucks

“You have to be a place that’s more than a paycheck for people.” – Rick Federico, P.F. Chang’s

“If you are lucky enough to be someone’s employer, then you have a moral obligation to make sure people do look forward to coming to work in the morning.” – John Mackey, Whole Foods Market

“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” – Bill Gates, Microsoft

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” – Henry Ford, Ford Motor Company

“I came to see, in my time at IBM, that culture isn’t just one aspect of the game, it is the game. In the end, an organization is nothing more than the collective capacity of its people to create value.” – Louis Gerstner, IBM

“We believe in work+life, not work vs. life.”– Dharmesh Shah, HubSpot

As an added bonus, a few quotes from our own clients!

“If you take care of your people, the rest will take care of itself.” – Brent Nussbaum, Nussbaum Transportation

“The standards we set are simple: be trustworthy, confident, loyal and hardworking. When that’s all that matters, everything else just falls in place.” – Mark Miller, Performance Industrial

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Julia Marco
Julia Ingersoll Marco is the communications manager at Allegory, the agency behind CultureTalk. A master of messaging, she helps companies of all sizes translate their archetypal patterns into authentic, and deeply engaging, brand, marketing, and PR strategies.
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  • BENMENANA Mohamed

    Culture to a company is like software to a computer.

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