Episode 21 Emily Sue Allen on Resilience and Family Culture
Episode 20 The Power of a Family Business Meeting
It’s easy for parents to have big ideas about what they want their family to look like but then get discouraged in their everyday. It’s important for you to know that we’ve all experienced this.
Today we are talking with Emily Sue Allen. We hope her words will inspire you to stay the course when it comes to establishing what is important to you.
Episode 19 Elisa Pulliam on Technology and Family Culture
Within a workplace or organization, regular meetings with team members are a given. They keep you informed, help you achieve goals and ensure everyone is on the right track, and provide an opportunity to innovate as a team. Weekly meetings within a family can do the same.
Episode 18 Sarah Koontz on How Family Culture Helps You Through Life’s Changes
Have you ever wondered “could I be addicted to my phone?” I feel like that question has definitely crossed all our minds at some point. With so much technology and social media available, it’s only a matter of time before we feel like we just can’t live without it.
Episode 17 Elise Daly Parker on How Vision Boarding Will Help Your Family
Making big changes can be scary, especially when those changes affect not only you but the ones you love.
Episode 16 How a Family Retreat Will Benefit Your Family
Today we are learning about a tool that Olympic athletes have used for decades to improve performance. It might surprise you what it is and how it can be used to build family culture.
Episode 15 Jen Schmidt on Opening the Door of Your Home
Many organizations hold yearly employee performance reviews. These evaluations reinforce what their managers expect in the workplace but also provide employers with information to use when making decisions, such as promotions, pay raises, and layoffs. In addition, many organizations utilize the 360 peer review which is an assessment of interpersonal skills from an employee’s peers. We used the same format with our children and incorporated it into our yearly retreat.
Episode 14 Kimberly Coyle on Maintaining Family Culture After a Move
In this episode, we are talking with Jen Schmidt. She recently wrote a book called Just Open the Door. At first glance, it appears to be a book about hospitality, but it’s far more than that. It’s about “How One Invitation Can change a Generation”
Episode 13 Matt Bartgis on Navigating the Tension between Culture and Individuality
Where you live has a huge impact on your family culture. It may determine how much time you spend with your family, how you work, how you play, what you eat, and even how you interact with others. So, what happens to your family culture when you move somewhere that’s drastically different than where you are now?
Episode 12 Elisa Pulliam on When Your Spouse is Not on Board
When people hear the word tension it’s not always a positive thing. However, there are 2 types of tensions - healthy and unhealthy. This episode will help you shift your perspective on tension and explain why it is an important part of growth as both an individual, and an organization, and a family.
The Family Culture Project Season 2 Trailer
There are many reasons why a partner may not be a part of culture building process of the home. It could be long work hours, frequent business travel, or possible health issues. Or they may just not understand why culture matters. If you feel alone when it comes to creating your family culture this podcast will give you the encouragement and tools you need to make lasting positive changes.
Episode 11 How Words Shape Your Family Culture
Join us each week in season 2, as we talk with experts, leaders, and everyday people who are intentionally creating culture within their families and organizations. Drawing on the principles of organizational culture, we will help you establish your unique family culture, one that reflects your values and beliefs. As a result, you’ll be able to lead with purpose and passion and create unity within your family.
Episode 10 You Know What Your Passionate About... Now What?
The contributing factors in a culture are the vision, values, and beliefs, and practices which include language. This week we will be focusing on the words we use in our every day that shape our families culture.
Episode 09 Why What You are Passionate About Matters
We are all passionate about something but few of us can say that those passions are a part of our lives. In this episode, we will be addressing what to consider when making what matters to you most show up in your every day.
Episode 08 Why Knowing Your Values is Not Enough
Knowing your core values and passions is crucial to living a life of purpose with your family.In this episode, we will be talking about passions, what they are, and why they are important to not only identify and but incorporate into your family’s culture.
It’s great to know what your values are but they are meaningless if they are on their own.
We have all seen the posters. The ones that include a beautiful image and a list of values that a company stands for. These large signs proclaim what’s important to its founder, however, the organization's members go about their days continuing with habits that just don’t line up with the words displayed.
In this episode, we are talking more about values, and why simply knowing your what yours are, is not enough to build a strong family culture.