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Interview with Dee Ann Turner: How to Build A Compelling Culture

Dee Ann Turner has worked for Chick-fil-A for more than 30 years and currently serves as Vice President, Corporate Talent. Over the years, she has played an intricate role in growing Chick-fil-A’s unique and highly regarded culture while overseeing recruitment, selection, and retention of corporate staff and the recruitment and selection of Chick-fil-A Franchisees. Dee Ann’s insightful knowledge and applicable tools to building an incredible and influential company culture are revealed in her upcoming book, It’s My Pleasure: The Impact of Extraordinary Talent and A Compelling Culture. What inspired you to write the book? After my Dad ...

The Number One Career Advice from Former President of Chick-fil-A

Let me introduce you to Jimmy Collins. Jimmy was born in an unpainted share-cropper house in the middle of cotton fields and dreamed of becoming an executive. From his first job of delivering groceries on a bicycle at 12 years old, to establishing his own business as a commercial kitchen design consultant, to his 32 year career with Chick-fil-A, Inc., he learned and applied the principles that you also can learn. Jimmy retired from Chick-fil-A, Inc. as president, Chief Operating Officer. He describes his role there as the chief follower of the founder, S. Truett Cathy. He is the founder of Creative Followership and an author. I want to share with you ...

15 Things I’ve Learned From Truett Cathy

The world is at loss as we mourn and celebrate the passing of Truett Cathy. Truett, the founder of a faith-driven business Chick-fil-A restaurant chain, died at 93. He built his popular chain from a single Atlanta restaurant into a billion dollar business. But most importantly, Truett was a man of principle, value, and character. He epitomized the quintessential faith-driven business leader in America. He learned how to merge the Sunday worship and Monday work gap. In memory of his remarkable legacy, here are 15 life-changing quotes from Truett Cathy. 1. “Nearly every moment of every day we have the opportunity to give something to someone else ...