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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
When I first heard the word “podcast,” it brought to mind an image of a happy green alien zooming around outer space in a little pod-shaped spaceship. As he dodged shooting stars and comets and whipped in circles around the moon, I caught glimpses of Earth far, far away in the distance. Obviously, real-life podcasts have nothing to do with aliens or outer space unless, of course, that’s the topic du jour. But there are [...]
What comes to mind when you hear “safe spaces”? For me, it’s a feeling of comfort, security and knowing I can truly be myself. A sense of being home. For many of us, especially lately, work is home and home is work. We spend so much time working that our coworkers become family and our offices an extension of our living space. We multitask at work with personal chores and pepper our dinner conversations with [...]
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.