Considerations for Federal Contractors with the Government Shutdown The government shutdown of 2013 lasted 16 days. Fortunately, we have just heard that the House, Senate, and the Executive Office have found common ground and the government has reopened after day 3.
In 2014, Merriam-Webster announced “Culture” as the top word of the year as shown by the increase in look ups over the prior year. Not surprising as it seems to appear in regular conversations more frequently. As it relates to organizational culture, we’re referring to the unwritten expectations of what people perceive is expected of them. Culture is really the behaviors and norms that manifest themselves within an organization. Or said differently, culture drives how the work gets done.