*This post is part of Chairman and Co-Founder Kip Tindell’s Thoughts on Thriving Blog Series. Read other posts in the series here. From the moment we first opened our doors in 1978, I have been drawn to building relationships; from our employee-first culture, to our true partnerships with our vendors, I have found joy in the unique business philosophies that we have built at The Container Store. For me, those philosophies and relationships all boil down to one thing—love. That word—love—often
Thoughts on Thriving is a blog series by our Chairman and Co-Founder Kip Tindell. In it he shares what he’s learned from his nearly four decades at the helm of one of Fortune’s Best Companies to Work For—covering topics like leadership, customer service, hiring, and what he thinks is really important in building a business.