Focusing on great characteristics and leadership qualities during the hiring process is the start of developing a team-like culture. People enjoy feeling valued by their employer. This allows them to feel good about their chosen career path. Encouraging a work-life balance allows your employee to spend more time with family. It reduces feelings of guilt of time spent with co-workers over family. When your employees feel valued, they become more productive. As a result, good energy and productivity helps the company to thrive as a whole.