Facing Reality, Modeling Positivity

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In stressful times, it’s a challenge for leaders to find the right mix of transparency and optimism.

Managers, Encourage Your Team to Take Time Off

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They need it.

You Might Not Be Hearing Your Team’s Best Ideas

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Even the loudest voices leave things unsaid.

Great Leaders Use Tough Love to Improve Performance

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A conversation with Harvard Business School professor Frances Frei about thoughtful management in the modern world.

How to Support Your Remaining Employees After a Layoff

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Four ways you can help.

How to Monitor Your Employees — While Respecting Their Privacy

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First, ask yourself whether it’s really necessary.

Empowering Workers in the Digital Future

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Companies increasingly use digital systems to hire, fire, and monitor their employees. But who is keeping employers in check?

Managers, Adjust Your Expectations (Without Lowering the Bar)

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Everyone’s fatigued these days.

In Times of Crisis, a Little Thanks Goes a Long Way

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Five ways leaders can make gratitude routine.

Rebuilding the Economy Around Good Jobs

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It’s time to invest in workers.

How to Manage an Employee Who’s Struggling to Perform Remotely

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Be empathetic — but don’t lower the bar.

Goop’s Chief Content Officer on Balancing Self-Care at Work

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Elise Loehnen discusses what working at a company that practices self-care really means for mental health.

The Pandemic Has Exposed the Fallacy of the “Ideal Worker”

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We have an opportunity to recalibrate our work-life expectations.

Lead Your Team Into a Post-Pandemic World

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Start with transparency.

How Chobani Wins in Business While Giving Back

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Chobani President Peter McGuinness breaks down his company’s ethos of social responsibility.

How CEOs Can Support Employee Mental Health in a Crisis

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A global survey reveals the detrimental effect of uncertainty.

How to Handle the Pressure of Being a Manager Right Now

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A guide to staying focused and compassionate through the crisis.

Build Your Team’s Resilience — From Home

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It comes down to two things: people and perspective.

Bringing the Case Method Online

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In this special episode of Cold Call, Brian Kenny speaks with Harvard Business School professor Srikant Datar about how Harvard Business School brought 1,800 MBA students and 200 faculty online in under two weeks amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

How to Manage Coronavirus Layoffs with Compassion

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Especially if you have to deliver the news remotely.