This Week in Leadership (Apr 11 - Apr 17)

The Great Resignation's secret trend. Plus, why can't organizations find CIOs?


Offices are open but workers are still staying away. The C-suite role that many firms are having trouble filling. Plus, the job benefit candidates really want. Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. 

‘Please, Come Back to the Office’

Offices are reopening, but more than half of employees haven’t returned. Why a yearlong effort to convince staffs to come back is stalling.

The Most Sought-After C-Suite Role

CIOs are in high demand and low supply, leading to open seats in this pivotal operations role. “The pool is just too small.”

5 Ways to Be a Team Player—from Office and Home

With the growth of hybrid setups, workers need better skills and tools to collaborate with their teams.

The Missing Job Benefit

Purpose-driven organizations know that higher pay and improved working conditions are no longer enough to attract and keep top talent, says best-selling author Daniel Goleman.

Changing Collars

Tens of thousands of workers are quietly jumping from lower-wage roles to higher-skilled professional ones. Why smart firms are trying to help them do this quickly.

Emotional Intelligence: Why Now?

A new Korn Ferry paper explores the importance and relevance of Emotional Intelligence.