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What is Company Culture and How to Build a Thriving Workplace Environment

Company culture encompasses the shared values, goals, and behaviors that contribute to the unique social and psychological environment of an organization. It is the underlying fabric that shapes the interactions of employees, dictates management styles, and influences decision-making. Essentially, it is the organizational identity manifested through the everyday experiences of its members. Developing a strong company culture requires both strategic ...

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Should You Hire for Culture Fit? Evaluating the Impact on Team Dynamics

Hiring for culture fit has become a prominent consideration for many organizations seeking to sustain a cohesive and productive work environment. The concept of culture fit refers to the degree to which a candidate’s personal values, behaviors, and work ethos align with the prevailing culture of the organization. Proponents argue that individuals who resonate with ...

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Slovakia’s airspace to be protected by Czech Republic from September

Bratislava is in talks to send its MiG-29 aircraft to Ukraine. The Czech Air Force will patrol the Baltic airspace until the end of September, Defense Minister Ernochová said this week, extending the deployment by two months. According to Ms. Ernochová, the decision was taken in response to a formal request from Lithuania and does ...

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Residents to get up to CZK 16,000 for Electricity, Gas, and Heating

The lower house of the Czech Parliament has approved the bill on the so-called “economical tariff.” This is a program to assist homeowners with paying their electricity and gas bills for the next heating season. All of the MPs who were present voted in favor. The program envisions the state compensating all residential consumers for ...

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European Urban Mobility Days 2022 to Take Place in Brno

Cities have significant hurdles on the road to sustainable mobility, but they also hold the key to taking action. More than 70% of Europeans live in cities, and urban regions account for around 23% of EU greenhouse gas emissions from transportation. At the same time, European cities are home to some of the most daring ...

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Ukraine, energy, and supply chains in focus as Czech government unveils five priorities for upcoming EU presidency

The Czech government has revealed its priorities for the country’s next presidency of the EU Council, which will span from July 1 to December 31, this year. Managing the refugee problem caused by Ukraine’s war, as well as assisting in the country’s reconstruction, would be priority priorities, along with preserving Europe’s energy security and increasing ...