How Much is Your Culture Worth?

Last year, REI decided to close its 143 stores on Black Friday and encourage their employees to live out their Culture and “Opt Outside.” They were also closed on Thanksgiving day. (Like the rest of the world used to do). REI President and CEO Jerry Stritzke said he did this to reinforce their set of Values […]

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Peer to Peer Advisory Groups

Renaissance Executive Forums Dallas creates unique Peer Advisory Groups for Top Executives who are driven to be the best leaders they can be. We bring the final decision maker of companies here in DFW together for a private meeting each month. The goal is to surround ourselves with other passionate leaders who are dealing with […]

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Ethics At Work – The 2015 GDBEA

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Greater Dallas Business Ethics Award luncheon with Ben Randolph and the Agency Entourage team, a Dallas Marketing Agency.  (Ben is a member of our Renaissance Executive Forums Top Executive Group.) The Agency Entourage team was one of the finalist along with five other DFW companies; Benjamin Franklin Plumbing of Dallas , DHD Films, MadeWell […]

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Creating Raving Fans by Listening to Your Customers

Do you remember this 1989 commercial from United Airlines? The quality of this copy is not very good, but take 30 seconds to listen to this video before reading this article. How does this video make you FEEL? Can you relate? I love how the actor refers to his customers as “Friends” and explains the reason […]

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