Where Should We Work Now? And What About After Work Rituals?
When Allstate Insurance invited employees back to the office in the summer of 2021, they expected a stampede of workers tired of isolation and eager to see one another. But a funny thing happened on the way back to work: Employees said, “No, thank you.” So, CEO Thomas Wilson did something few businesses of Allstate’s […]
Is College Really Worth it?
For prospective college students, the cons of signing up for a degree (ballooning tuition costs, heaps of debt, declining value of degrees) continue to outweigh the pros. US colleges and universities saw a 1.1% drop in undergrad students from fall 2021 to fall 2022, according to preliminary data from the National Student Clearinghouse. Although less substantial, that […]
Curve Benders: The Intersection of the Future of Work and Strategic Relationships
It’s such a disruptive time in the world. Individuals and businesses are reeling to make sense of what’s happening. Many leaders are using defensive strategies to keep their operations afloat. More astute leaders, however, are pivoting their capabilities to minimize disruptions in their operations. As a whole, this pandemic gives us an impetus to step-up […]