In classical anthropology, culture is defined as the system of shared beliefs, values, symbols, and rituals that are socially learned and transmitted. In this episode, Madeline reflects on a national ritual, and discusses the first of five explorations into workplace rituals—the meeting. Listen Below:

In this episode, I mention 5 key questions to help you decide whether or not you should schedule a meeting. Click Here to download the meeting checklist with all five questions.

This week’s Culture At Work challenge:
Tell your best meeting stories–which were the most productive? Which were the worst?

Share your thoughts on Twitter with @madelineboyer #cultureatwork