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Leadership Development

Serendipitous Innovation Advantage

Serendipitous Innovation Advantage for Hybrid and Remote Teams (Video & Podcast)

Work will never go back to a pre-pandemic normal, and leaders who don’t seize an innovative advantage risk lagging behind. One way to gain competitive advantage is to use methodologies like Virtual Serendipitous Idea Generation. That's the key take-away message of this episode of the Wise Decision Maker Show, which describes how hybrid and remote teams can gain a serendipitous innovation advantage.
Work Culture

Effective Strategies for a Hybrid and Remote Work Culture

Hybrid and remote work can lead to serious tensions around differences in time spent in the office. To address this, leaders must create a work culture of “Excellence From Anywhere” that focuses on deliverables rather than where you work.
Burnout Recovery

Burnout Recovery in the Hybrid and Remote Future of Work

The abrupt transition to remote work in the pandemic has caused employee burnout. Leaders must set clear work boundaries and expectations, and adopt best practices for hybrid and remote work, to facilitate burnout recovery and protection. 
Remote Work Culture

Effective Strategies for a Hybrid and Remote Work Culture (Video & Podcast)

A common challenge for building a strong hybrid and remote work culture are tensions around differences in time spent in the office. To address this, leaders must create a work culture of “Excellence From Anywhere” that focuses on deliverables rather than where you work. That's the key take-away message of this episode of the Wise Decision Maker Show, which describes the most effective strategies for a hybrid and remote work culture.
Virtual Mentoring

(Video & Podcast) Remote Training and Virtual Mentoring for Hybrid and Remote Teams

Organizations need to adopt best practices for providing excellent mentorship to remote employees hired during the pandemic and integrating them successfully into the team. That's the key take-away message of this episode of the Wise Decision Maker Show, which describes evidence-based approaches for remote training and virtual mentoring for hybrid and remote teams.
Jill Kuhlman

Interview with Jill Kuhlman, Chief Administrative Officer at FST Logistics (Video & Podcast)

An interview with Jill Kuhlman, Chief Administrative Officer at FST Logistics, an employee-owned and operated third-party logistics company that serves food and grocery brands.

Remote Training and Virtual Mentoring for Hybrid and Remote Teams

Companies, leaders, and senior staff should adopt best practices so they can provide excellent mentorship to remote work employees hired during the pandemic and integrate them successfully into the team.
Omicron

Omicron Arrival Reveals Leaders Unprepared for the Future of Work

The lack of action against the threat of an Omicron surge points towards a lack of vision in leadership. Leaders must fight against cognitive biases and adopt best practices to avoid disasters in the future of work.
Remote Team Management

Hybrid and Remote Team Management Through Revising Performance Evaluations

Leaders need to reevaluate their old methods of conducting performance reviews. Remote team management calls for the adoption of innovative best practices to be able to gain maximum productivity from remote and hybrid working employees.
Upskilling

Upskilling Remote and Hybrid Employees

Leaders must recognize that the future of work is now hybrid and even fully remote. To gain a competitive advantage in the future of work, leaders need to upskill employees in best practices for hybrid and remote collaboration and communication.