Factors That Matter When Shaping Your Company Culture

November 4, 2021

As a leader or director in your company, it is one of your responsibilities to create and nurture a positive company culture. If your company is a positive and healthy environment, your employees will be happier and more successful. Here are a couple of factors that matter when it comes to shaping your company culture.

Leadership

According to Business West, one of the most important factors that affects company culture is the style of leadership that exists in your company. If your leaders have very high expectations for your employees, but don’t execute their expectations with a lot of positivity, faith, and encouragement, your employees won’t be very happy. They’ll feel like their leaders expect unrealistic results from them and aren’t helping them to achieve said results. If your leaders have high expectations for your employees but are positive, encouraging, and willing to help them in their work to achieve their goals, this will make a big difference.

Job Satisfaction

Secondly, one of the things that you need to consider when it comes to shaping a good company culture is the job satisfaction of your employees. If your employees are happy, fulfilled, and satisfied in their jobs, they are likely to work for your company for a long time. So, take the time to figure out what gives them that job satisfaction. According to CMOE, 60% of employees say their coworkers are important factors in job satisfaction, which is probably the case at your company as well. In order to increase job satisfaction, make sure that you have a team that works well together, develops good relationships, and enjoys each other’s company.

Communication

Another very important element of a successful company culture is having good communication. According to Smarp, it is important to realize that good patterns of communication start with the employer, and are then mirrored in employee relationships. If your employees feel that there is a good culture of communication at your company, they’ll be more likely to share any issues or concerns with you. Additionally, they’ll be more likely to achieve their goals and be successful, since they’ll communicate better with their fellow employees about company processes and tasks. 

If you are trying to improve your company and achieve its goals, remember that company culture is highly beneficial in that process. Do what you can to find out what will work best to improve your company’s culture and the happiness of your employees. As you do so, you’ll find that your company is more productive, and more successful.

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