Embracing the 4-Day Workweek: Inspiring Tips for Employers to Welcome Remote Workers Back to the Office

Embracing the 4-Day Workweek: Inspiring Tips for Employers to Welcome Remote Workers Back to the Office

The concept of a 4-day workweek has gained momentum in recent years as a way to improve work-life balance, boost employee productivity, and reduce burnout.  With the transition back to the office after a prolonged period of remote work, employers have a unique opportunity to reimagine the traditional workweek and inspire their teams to embrace this innovative approach.  By introducing a 4-day workweek while bringing remote workers back into the office, employers can foster a [...]
The Forecast is Clear: Adaptation in the Workplace is the Key to a Bright Future

The Forecast is Clear: Adaptation in the Workplace is the Key to a Bright Future

I just saw an ad for a flying car. Visions of rush hour traffic in the year 2030, backed by a soundtrack of the Jetsons theme song, popped into my mind. That future is thrilling and terrifying. Flying cars aside, there are boundless changes on the horizon. The way we work and live has changed drastically and the evolution shows no signs of halting. Even though a pandemic was the catalyst, many of the resulting [...]
Master the Art of Harmony with Effective Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Business Strategies

Master the Art of Harmony with Effective Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Business Strategies

Our world has learned countless important lessons over the last few years. We learned how to leverage technology to remain connected. We learned how to live and work in the same space (while staying out of each other’s way). We learned that you never really know your neighbors until you’ve been entertained by them from a balcony in the midst of a pandemic. We learned that toilet paper is its own unusual form of currency. [...]
Be the Superhero Your Team Needs by Prioritizing Psychological Safety in the Workplace

Be the Superhero Your Team Needs by Prioritizing Psychological Safety in the Workplace

If you’ve watched survival shows or end-of-world movies, you’ve likely observed strangers (or actors playing strangers) come together in extraordinary ways to keep the group safe. This happens in real life as well. I remember going down the internet rabbit hole one evening watching videos of strangers working together to form human chains as they save someone they have never met from drowning in a flood or rushing river.   I’m not crying, you’re crying. The [...]
Are 5 Day Work Weeks Going Away?

Are 5 Day Work Weeks Going Away?

  Did you know that Congress is debating shortening the official US work week to four days instead of the typical five?   We have our current standard work week in place mostly thanks to Henry Ford. Let’s go back to the year 1922, the start of an industrial boom that saw industrial production climb by 70%. Ford announced he would be instituting a five day, 40-hour work week and workers would receive a daily [...]