Shane Wallace

Shane Wallace

Shane is the Founder & CEO of CultureSmith Inc. He works with leaders and teams of high-growth organizations to help them overcome the behavioural and emotional issues that prevent their growth. Leveraging the CultureSmith Growth & Sustainability Framework, Shane helps demystify the the theories of Psychological Safety, Emotional Intelligence and Servant Leadership to turn companies into places people care about.

Recent posts by Shane Wallace

5 min read

The Real Reason So Many Leaders Hire So Poorly

By Shane Wallace on Sep 21, 2021 1:49:35 PM

In a study of over 20,000 newly-hired employees it was found that over 46% of them failed (quit, were fired, or had two or more negative performance reviews) within 18 months.

Topics: Hiring
4 min read

Why Leaders & Teams Have Trust All Wrong

By Shane Wallace on Sep 13, 2021 9:49:52 AM

“It takes time to build trust.”

Topics: Emotional Intelligence Servant Leadership Trust Accountability
4 min read

From Ambiguity to Alignment: The Role of Psychological Safety

By Shane Wallace on Sep 3, 2021 10:43:45 AM

Have you ever driven a car with an alignment problem? If you have, you possess hidden insight into why psychological safety is so important within teams.

Topics: Psychological Safety
3 min read

Leaders, Are you trying to 'change your people's height'?

By Shane Wallace on Jun 22, 2021 2:34:16 PM

Have you ever desperately wanted to change someone else’s behaviour? Were you successful? How long did the change last?

Topics: Emotional Intelligence
4 min read

Impression Management: The Silent Killer of Teams

By Shane Wallace on May 28, 2021 11:48:22 AM

“Why am I just learning about this now?”

Topics: Psychological Safety Emotional Intelligence