Happy 2021! Let’s talk about increasing joy in the workplace, with Richard Sheridan.
Menlo Innovations CEO Richard Sheridan became disillusioned in the middle of his career in the chaotic technology industry. He had an all-consuming thought: things can be better. Much better. He had to find a way. Why couldn’t a workplace be filled with camaraderie, human energy, creativity, and productivity?
Ultimately, Rich co-founded Menlo Innovations in 2001 to end human suffering in the workplace. Menlo’s unique approach to custom software creation is so surprisingly different that 3,000 people a year travel from around the world just to see how they do it.
Rich’s passion for creating joyful work environments led to his bestselling and widely celebrated book, Joy, Inc.: How We Built a Workplace People Love. His second book, Chief Joy Officer, continues to prove that a positive and engaging leadership style is actually good for business.
Links mentioned in this episode
- Book: Joy, Inc.: How We Built a Workplace People Love
- Book: Chief Joy Officer
- Check out the appendices in the books above for other books that have inspired Richard
- Richard Sheridan on Twitter: https://twitter.com/menloprez
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