We believe each individual can be the best expression of themselves, and by committing to this mission, we create a positive ripple effect that touches our co-workers, clients and partners. We’re impacting people, not just the bottom line.
Agio’s culture is a blend of who we are and who we aspire to be, which is the most secure and reliable managed service provider to the world’s most prestigious entities. We invest in our culture to help us attract the best people, do our best work, and be our best selves. This living, breathing culture is deliberate and it’s also our expectation guide for success. Learn more from our CEO, Bart McDonough in his talk on culture.
Master the Fundamentals
Crawl before you walk; walk before you run. Establish a groundwork of practice, discipline, and attention to detail. Cracks in an unstable foundation show over time. So, take the time to hone in your craft and set yourself up for success.
There are no wallflowers at Agio. Say what needs to be said when it needs to be said. Ask the question everyone else is afraid to. It’s about being candid. Direct feedback and informed opinions are encouraged and expected.
Add, tweak, delete. Progress is impossible without change. Keep your mind open, and remember to bite size it – incremental growth day-by-day yields massive results over time.
Communicate Fearlessly to Build Trust
Communicate to illuminate, and then communicate some more. Don’t be afraid to commit to the client and establish expectations. Instill confidence and gain loyalty to create lasting relationships.
Be Bigger Than Your Job
Risk your comfort zone to challenge the status quo. Weigh in cross-departmentally and stay curious. When you connect the dots and contribute to teams outside of your own, you create change that separates Agio from the rest.
"There are no facts, only interpretations. That is a fact!"
"Good luck is when opportunity and preparation meet."
"Anything in life can be understood via a dating analogy."
"It's ok to hoot with the owls all evening as long as you can soar with the eagles come morning."
"I surround myself with assets, not liabilities."
"I may not be able to direct the wind, but I can adjust the sails...and drink rosé along the way."
"Loyalty means I am down with you whether you are wrong or right. But I will tell you when you are wrong and help you get it right."
“Impossible only means you haven’t found the solution yet.”
"First rule of aviation...don't forget to fly the plane."
“If Not Excellence, What? If Not Excellence Now, When?”
"Someone who figures that taking a step back after taking a step forward is not a disaster...it's more like a Cha-Cha."
"When you do things right, people won't be sure you've done anything at all."
“Sometimes all we need is a little pat on the back. Appreciation is not a budget item.”
"Will work for food."
"If it's not in the case notes, it didn't happen."
“I’m a sign language whiz.”
"Set the plans, execute through reality."
"I beat Michael Jackson in a dance off."
"If you can’t laugh at yourself, call me, I have no problem laughing at you.”