This Week in Leadership (Feb 20 - Feb 26)

Savvy ways you can upgrade your resume better than AI can. Plus, the latest place ex-employees go to criticize their old firms.

Why the latest round of stock buybacks is exciting investors and enraging other stakeholders. How former employees are venting their frustrations on TikTok. Plus, savvy ways to enhance your résumé that no AI will think of. Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. 

Stock Buybacks Take Off. So Does Scrutiny of Them

Companies are buying back stock at double the pace of last year. But this once little-noticed move may be drawing unwanted attention.

A White Flag on Returning to Office?

An increase in office-building defaults suggests firms are not renewing leases and are abandoning return-to-office efforts, at least to some degree.

6 Ways You Can Improve Your Résumé that AI Can’t

A chatbot can pump out a document, but a human can make these upgrades to attract the interest of recruiters..

Ignoring TikTok at Your Own Risk

Ex-employees are turning to a new tool to complain about their firms. Can companies afford to ignore these videos?

Our Bid for Leadership

Leaders can learn a great deal from watching professional auctioneers, says Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison.