Cognitive dissonance is the stress of having two things in your mind that contradict one another.
Stock options are a way of giving employees a piece of ownership in a business.
Social engineering is the use of psychological manipulation (taking advantage of human weakness) to gain access to something off-limits.
Evangelists are people who use their charisma and personality to build innovative products and organizations.
Agile businesses are those that try to develop a culture of moving fast and improving their products quickly.
Silos are different departments in an organization that don’t communicate well with each other (and probably don’t want to).
Focus means not getting distracted from your main objectives. Execution means getting things done – the things you need to get done.
Socialization is how organizations train new members to think and act the way they want them to.
Optimization is when you obsess over improving something, sweating every little detail and trying repeatedly to make it perfect.