This Week in Leadership (May 2 - May 8)

The price of taking a stand is increasing for organizations. Plus, the five people to make a point of meeting when you return to the office. 

Lost business, higher taxes, angry employees: the potential costs of companies taking a stand are rising. Plus, the five people to immediately seek out once you return to the office. Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. 

The Rising Price of Taking a Stand

Firms are getting hit hard in some cases for taking public stands on hot topics. How to balance the risks.

Delivering the Bad News… on Earnings

About 20 percent of companies have reported first-quarter earnings below expectations. Why leaders need to brush up on delivering disappointing news.

5 People to Meet When You’re Back in the Office

As many offices reopen, Korn Ferry’s experts pinpoint the first people to seek out.

Board Directors: Staying Virtual

A significant number of firms are keeping board meetings virtual. The pros and cons.  

To Walk in Their Shoes

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison highlights how we can transform our empathy from words to actions that can uplift others suffering around the world.