Sep 10
2015

Is Your Business Buddhist or Catholic?

By Russ Levanway, CEO

I recently read a book that addresses the question of how to grow a business while retaining quality and efficiency called Scaling Up Excellence: Getting to More Without Settling for Less by Robert I. Sutton and Huggy Rao. One key question in the book is “do you run your business with a Buddhist or a Catholic philosophy?”

Before we get too far, I’ll assure you that this isn’t a question of religion – it’s one of organizational styles. According to Sutton and Rao, businesses that operate in a “Catholic” manner are highly structured and rigid, with little variation in how processes are conducted; while those on the Buddhist end of the continuum subscribe to an overall value system, but individuals live that system out in a variety of ways within the company.

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Sep 1
2015

Affordable Housing Spotlight: Fresno Housing Authority Viking Village Apartments

Fresno Housing Authority AB 1299 funding Fresno Housing Authority
Viking Village Apartments
Construction Type: Rehab

Fresno Housing Authority prides itself in creating vibrant communities, building quality affordable housing, and supporting the success of its nearly 50,000 residents throughout the county.

 

Objective

To provide free high-speed wireless internet to every resident through a responsible, sustainable, and holistic technology plan.

“It was great working with the Innovative IT team! They understood our technology goals and translated them into a workable plan we could manage.” – David Brenner, Community Development Coordinator Fresno Housing Authority

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