Here's How Screwy HP's Culture Was

Barbed wire fence

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This is blowing our minds.HP’s executives used to have a barbed wire fence separating its top executives cars from the rest of the company’s employees.

Talk about sending a terrible message.

Luckily, new CEO Meg Whitman is changing all of that. She’s tearing down the fence, and she’s moving executives from their offices  into cubicles.

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