Episode 30

Published on:

11th Jul 2023

Patrick Criteser | Leading with Values: Cultivating a Flourishing Organization

Imagine leading your company with a profound focus on the values and well-being of your employees. By nurturing a culture of engagement and prioritizing their growth, you witness remarkable results. The genuine care you invest in your workforce drives organic growth and cultivates a thriving organization. As revenues surge, your company becomes an inspiring example of the transformative power of employee-centric leadership.

In today's episode, Anil and Ashish sit down with Patrick Criteser, the President and CEO of the Tillamook County Creamery Association, who shares his insights on leading with values and building a flourishing organization. Patrick's impressive track record includes increasing revenue by over 50% and transforming Tillamook into one of the leading consumer food brands in the US.

During their conversation, they dive into the importance of relationships, the success of initiatives focused on amplifying core values, and the impact of organizational flourishing on productivity, growth, and innovation. Patrick also reveals his personal routines that help him stay aligned with his practices on a monthly basis.

Discover how building a strong culture rooted in genuine care and continuous development can drive business success and create a fulfilling and enriching employee experience. Learn from Patrick's experiences and gain valuable insights into creating a human-centric, caring culture that prioritizes well-being while achieving exceptional results.

Listen now to this enlightening episode and unlock the secrets of leading with values, fostering employee flourishing, and building a thriving organization.

What You'll Learn in this Show:

  • The transformative power of placing values and employee well-being at the forefront of your organization
  • Strategies to amplify core values and create a culture that drives productivity, growth, and innovation
  • Practical routines and practices for staying aligned with your values and fostering a flourishing environment
  • The connection between personal happiness, relationships, and professional success
  • Insights into creating a human-centric, caring culture that prioritizes well-being for exceptional results.
  • And so much more...




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Ashish Kothari

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Ashish Kothari is the founder and CEO of Happiness Squad, a company focused on democratizing happiness and touching a billion+ lives over the next 20 years and helping them live with more joy, health, love, and meaning.

Prior to founding Happiness Squad and writing his best-selling book “Hardwired for happiness”, Ashish spent 25 years in consulting, including the last 17 at McKinsey and Co, a premier management consulting firm, helping thousands of clients and their organizations achieve breakthrough performance by building new mindsets and capabilities.

Ashish is a trained ontological coach and a lifelong student of human thriving.

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Anil Ramjiani is an experienced senior leader at Nike, Inc., most recently as the Commercial Director managing key athlete partnerships and business with Cristiano Ronaldo, Kylian Mbappe, and Marcus Rashford.

Anil's passion is grounded in empowering people, unlocking potential, and driving performance. He has worked in consulting and corporate across the US, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia acquiring over 20 years of experience in strategy, brand, and general management at IBM, Adidas, and Nike.

He created the podcast and platform Live. Breathe. Believe., to enable reflection, motivation, and inspiration for his peers. #Knowyoutobeyou!