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Why Outdoor Voices, Apple, and America's Coolest Entrepreneurs Want to Be in Austin

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Outdoor Voices' Tyler Haney picked up and moved there. Tim Ferriss is a transplant. Now Apple wants to expand there in a big way. Here's why the Texas city is booming.

"Our identity goes back to the 'Keep Austin Weird' idea. When Willie Nelson was trying to reinvent country music, he came to Austin for that. The civic heroes here are the people who try something, learn, iterate, try, learn, iterate. And that is also, coincidentally, the formula for startups." Austin Mayor Steve Adler on Austin's culture and growth. Shout-outs to other Culturati members Heather J. Brunner and Joshua Baer in this article too.

On January 28, the 4th annual Culturati Summit gathered a community of CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors and other C-suite leaders who practice and study culture-building and shared our playbooks. Culturati's Featured Sessions, Core Conversations and Culture Tools Pecha Kucha took place at Capital Factory and the Omni Hotel. See the full schedule here: https://culturatisummit.com/agenda

On January 28, the 4th annual Culturati Summit gathered a community of CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors and other C-suite leaders who practice and study culture-building and shared our playbooks. Culturati's main stage sessions, lunch and closing reception took place at Brazos Hall. See the full schedule here: https://culturatisummit.com/agenda

How The Culture Of Burning Man Alone Creates A Pop-Up City Of 70,000 Participants Each Year

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Beyond the physical camps, installations and sprawling community that visibly characterize Burning Man, one of the most fascinating things about Black Rock City is its social structure. It has no formal, forward-facing leadership, which leaves many of us asking: how? How does the whole thing work?

In her presentation at the Culturati Summit, Victoria Mitchell, associate director, Burning Man Project, detailed some of the key factors in sustaining a positive culture throughout Burning Man and how that extends to its projects and their participants.

Culture is top of mind across the board, as evidenced in State Street Global Advisors’ 2019 letter: "This year we will be focusing on corporate culture as one of the many, growing intangible value drivers that affect a company’s ability to execute its long-term strategy. . . a company’s ability to promote the attitudes and behaviors needed to navigate a much more challenging business terrain will be increasingly important. We all know the old chestnut that culture eats strategy for breakfast, but studies show that intangibles such as corporate culture are driving a greater share of corporate value, precisely because the challenges of change and innovation are growing more acute. . . " Read more: http://bit.ly/2MDmhBD

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Our closing keynote, Brands Taking a Stand, features Mayerland Harris, Group VP - HR, @HEB; Elizabeth Owen, Sr. Director of Internal Communication, @levistraussco; and Grace Zuncic, SVP, People, @Chobani. #Culturati19

"Our goal is that our departments get smaller, not because we have solved the problem of diversity and inclusion, but because the right stakeholders start to own it." Thank you to Candi Castleberry Singleton, VP, Intersectionality, Culture, and Diversity at @Twitter and Caroline Wanga, Chief Diversity Officer & VP, Human Resources of @Target Corporation, for bringing great insights and energy to our keynote: Systems of Bias, Straight Talk from the Front Lines of DEI. #culturati19 #culturatisummit #diversity #inclusion #corporateculture

In our opening keynote, Tim League, CEO of Alamo @Drafthouse Cinema; Kelly White, co-CEO of SAFE; and Kelli Mason, Head of People, New Knowledge, candidly discussed how the rapidly expanding Alamo Drafthouse organization responded to well-publicized challenges that required a deep dive and total reset of culture.#culturati19 #culturatisummit #corporateculture #alamodrafthouse #SAFEAtx

Opening reception for the 4th annual Culturati Summit at @siliconlabs, with keynote by Dr. Steven Tomlinson on "Culture for the Common Good." #culturatisummit #culturati19

Welcome to Josuel Plasencia, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Forefront, as a speaker at the Jan. 28 Culturati Summit. #culturati19 #culturatisummit #corporateculture #csuite

Welcome to Anna Cheng Catalano, Board of Directors, Frontdoor Inc., as a speaker at the Jan. 28 Culturati Summit. #culturati19 #culturatisummit #corporateculture

Welcome to Katica Roy, CEO, Pipeline Equity, as a speaker at the Jan. 27-28 Culturati Summit. #culturati19 #culturatisummit #CEO #womeninbusiness #culture #corporateculture #genderequity

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