Quiet quitting is a rising and concerning trend that can lead to serious consequences for both employees and employers. It can be challenging to recognize when quiet quitting is occurring within your organization, so raising awareness and addressing the underlying issues is important. Leaders who establish proactive measures can assist in combating this trend and create more positive and productive workplaces for everyone. Quiet quitting can sneak up on employers. As defined recently on social [...]
For centuries, culture has played an integral role in how humans live and work. The culture someone grows up in can shape the arc of their life journey. An individual raised in a strict or closed-minded culture may be more likely to avoid taking risks or maximizing opportunities than someone who lived their life without limits. In a nation, village, family, or organization, culture begins at the top. One of the biggest challenges of leadership [...]
Remember when we were alone, together? We would sit at home, isolated, as the news flashed images of children holding up heartwarming signs to elderly neighbors and musical phenoms treated balconies filled with families to nightly concerts. Then, like clockwork, we would all go outside at 7PM each night to cheer on our frontline healthcare workers. Now we are all back together, together. Life has returned to normal levels of pre-pandemic chaos, almost as if [...]
The other day my nephew was showing me videos of this thing called a “demogorgon” on either TikTok or YouTube (he was scrolling so fast, it was impossible to tell). I’m not usually squeamish, but I found myself having a visceral reaction to it. Of course, he didn’t even notice, as he kept joyfully chatting away about how the slimy being he was showing me was actually a hybrid predatory creature from the Upside Down. [...]
Cue scene. Seven exceptionally joyous guys skip in, surrounded by chirping birds and scurrying mice. Leading the way is a beautiful princess in a glamorous gown. They’re singing and dancing together in perfect harmony and you can practically feel pure happiness radiating off of them. Plot twist. They’re not at a fancy ball… they’re working. For most people, that’s not how a typical workday goes. If it does, more power to you. But many of [...]
Adam Markel is a highly sought-after keynote speaker and transformational leader. After building a multi-million dollar law firm, Adam became CEO of one of the largest business, leadership and personal development training companies in the world, overseeing more than $100 million in sales. His unique expertise is in combining practical business tactics with accelerated learning strategies to embrace change, build resilience, encourage innovation and increase sales for people and organizations worldwide.