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January 20, 2023 SHIFT

Walking the Digital Communication Tightrope

  With four generations in the workforce it's no wonder leaders struggle with collaboration and communication, especially in the digital world. The newest group in the workforce born between 1997 and 2012, Gen Z (also called...

January 6, 2023 SHIFT

How to Lead Through Pain, Uncertainty, and Constant Work

  Statistically speaking, 20% of the people you work with have experienced mental health problems in the past year and over half of people with mental illness don't receive help. Lifting the stigma on mental health issues is one...

December 19, 2022 SHIFT

Insights and Strategies to Navigate the End-of-Year Scramble

  The end-of-year scramble is hitting people in different ways... In general, we're seeing: Employees who feel drained, swamped, and unable to take on one more thing Leaders who are trying to support their teams but are anxious...

December 2, 2022 SHIFT

Find Your Leadership Flow in an Era of Distrust

  What kind of leader am I? What am I supposed to do? Is there a way through this? There is always a way when everything is on the table. Sometimes that means letting go of what you think is true and creating space for someone...

November 11, 2022 SHIFT

Our “Best Of” Leadership Resources Remix

  It's crunch time. Everyone is feeling the weight of Q4 pressure – and some of us are already stressing about the new year ahead (which will be here before we know it). In order to bring some healing salve to the anxiety the...

October 28, 2022 SHIFT

Charting the Course for Connection and Community

  "We have the power to make workplaces engines for mental health and well-being. Doing so will require organizations to rethink how they protect workers from harm, foster a sense of connection among workers, show them that they...

October 14, 2022 SHIFT

Remedy These Leadership Pain Points

  Throw your old-school employee surveys out the window. More and more organizations are making poor decisions based on inaccurate, irrelevant, and biased employee engagement data. Worse yet, leaders are spending countless hours...

September 30, 2022 SHIFT

Are Leaders Ready for the Path Ahead?

  Since we are living through the greatest disruption to the workplace, why do we feel stuck between impossible decisions, no-win situations, and in an environment that lacks any forward momentum? Well, as Einstein said, "You...

September 16, 2022 SHIFT

Does Your Team Trust You?

  So does your team trust you, company leaders, and peers? In our increasingly polarized society, workplaces are now held to a higher standard. Leaders are expected to address societal issues in meaningful ways. Creating a safe...