What do companies mean by culture? | Curio

What do companies mean by culture?

12 mins | Oct 28, 2021

Is it anything more than a business buzzword? In our current pursuit of work/life balance, job seekers are particularly interested in a company's culture. Banking on this, companies are quick to tout benefits like catered dinners, free beer, or half-days. But do any of these things actually connect them with what 'culture' is? Krystal D'Costa, an anthropologist working in digital media, critically examines the various types of corporate culture and what the "buzzwords" could mean for you.

publisher logo

From Scientific American

Read along