A Practical Guide to Shaping Culture

09-04-2019 12:30PM 09-04-2019 2:00PM
Dexus Place, Level 5, 1 Margaret Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2000

Culture is all over the headlines, but what does it mean and how can we go about shaping it? David Byrum, Director of Human Synergistics Australia, will join us for this lunch session to share his insights into what culture is, why it matters, and most importantly: what we can do to change it.
Human Synergistics are a world leading research and consulting firm. Their materials are used in 145 of the ASX top 200 companies and more than 490 universities around the world. They consult directly with organisations and support a network of over 2000 accredited practitioners who use their measures, frameworks, and consulting approaches.
David works with iconic Australian organisations such as the Royal Australian Navy, Boral, and Sanitarium. From his background in operations and finance, David employs pragmatic approaches to building effective organisations that realise great results.
In This Session David will Cover:

  • What Culture is and why it matters: Linking to Business Performance
  • Why there is no such things as a risk/safety/innovation culture etc. – there is just ‘Culture’
  • How Culture Works and what you can do to shape it

Our Speaker:

David Byrum is the General Manager and Director of Human Synergistics Australia who are the ‘go to’ experts in developing the leadership, teams, and culture that drive business results. David brings over 25 years of industry experience across numerous sectors where he has led the development of organisational strategies, step change initiatives, and turnaround projects. David has worked to develop effective cultures with leaders from the boardroom to the frontline and all levels in between. David’s versatility is demonstrated with his client portfolio which includes clients such as The Royal Australian Navy, CISCO, Boral, Mastercard, Sanitarium, IAG, and Rio Tinto.