This Week in Leadership (Aug 2 - Aug 8)

Back-to-school and return-to-office collide. Plus, the sloppy slipups to avoid in a job interview.

How back-to-school and return-to-office are colliding. The standoff between office landlords and their tenants. Plus, the sloppy slipups to avoid during a job interview. Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry's content team on leadership-related news.

School’s In. What About Work?

Many firms were hoping parents could resume more “normal” work lives when schools reopen. The lingering pandemic may have other ideas.

Embrace the Grind!

Rejecting today’s drive for a more friendly work culture, some firms are telling employees and recruits to expect grueling workweeks if they want to get ahead.

Healthcare Hurries Up and Waits

Regular—and revenue-producing—medical procedures were still 30% below pre-COVID levels. Now healthcare providers must get past the delta variant.

Office Leases: A Game of Chicken

Despite predictions, landlords and tenants haven’t been rushing to renegotiate leases. Why that’s a big gamble for both sides.

7 First-Impression-Destroying Mistakes During a Job Interview

Even in a hot job market, these sloppy slipups can kill your prospects, says Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison.