Posts about Values

By October 19, 2018

Driven by Purpose: An Interview with Shawn Busse

Kinesis CEO Shawn Busse joined the Human Resources for Small Business podcast to discuss how small businesses can find their purpose and foster company culture.

By June 18, 2018

What We Learned at the Small Giants Summit

Kinesis attended the annual Small Giants Summit last month, filled with actionable leadership insights. We summarized some of our favorites.

Kinesis Honored as B Corporation’s “Best For The World”

Kinesis is proud to be honored as B Corporation’s “Best For The World” in 2018! We are being recognized in the Workers Category, which measures how the company treats its workers.

By May 12, 2016

Kinesis joins the B Corporation movement

We are incredibly proud to announce that Kinesis has become a Certified B Corporation! You may be familiar with brands like Patagonia, Etsy, New Belgium Brewing Company, Warby Parker, and Hootsuite – and their famous commitment to social and environmental issues. But these well-known and purpose-driven organizations have another thing in common: they are all […]

By March 16, 2016

Talent engine secrets

How to recruit and retain the best of the best employees At Kinesis, we’re often asked about talent, recruitment, and the importance of marketing when it comes to building a great workplace – since we believe that HR and marketing are inherently related. The fact is, employers today face a shrinking talent pool and a low […]

By September 1, 2015

The power of a simple “Great job!”

Here’s a simple marketing strategy: recognize your people for their efforts. Say “Great job!” or “Well done!” or “Nice work” or “Thank you!” to your employees when they do a good job, when they demonstrate mastery of a skill, when they try something new, when they mentor someone else, when they show up early to work, when […]

By January 21, 2015

Your values, mission, & vision in play

You’re pumped. You’re fired-up. You’re feeling awesome. You just landed on a powerful set of values, crystal-clear mission, and a Big-Hairy-Audacious-Goal (or big vision) equivalent to climbing Mt. Everest. You can’t wait to start using these core elements to lead your team, build a culture of A-players, and create a customer base of raving fans. […]

By December 23, 2014

How to discover your company’s core purpose

“Core purpose” – it’s been identified by the most influential business authorities of our time as one of the key ingredients for a high-performing organization. Jim Collins and Jerry Poras, authors of the innovative business classic Built to Last, embarked upon a 6-year study of truly exceptional companies that have prospered over the long term, including […]