This Week in Leadership (Jan 9 - Jan 15)

Why 2023 is off to a slow start at many organizations. Plus, will non-compete clauses get banned?

Why are some organizations off to a slow start in the new year? Why non-compete clauses could become a thing of the past - and what could replace them? Plus, how do you make productive use the feedback you got in your year-end performance review? Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. 

Back to Work—But Slowly

Teams used to hit the ground running in January, but experts say still-weary staffers are returning slowly, creating a new curveball for leaders with first-quarter goals to meet.

No More Non-Competes?

A new government proposal, if enacted, would force firms to find other ways to limit talent from jumping ship to competitors. 

4 Ways to Turn Year-End Feedback into Action

How to use the constructive criticism you got in your review to advance your career.

A Reset Moment for ESG Investing?

The economic downturn, combined with the politicization of green investing, is turning up the heat on ESG-focused investment funds. What it means for companies and investors. 

New Year, New Journey

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison explains why we are at our best when we live—and lead—in the moment.

Leading Through a Global Crisis

Korn Ferry’s new “CEO for the Future: APAC” paper explores how leaders have been forever changed by one of the world’s most transformative crises.


The Korn Ferry Essentials

Read the best Korn Ferry articles over the past year, covering these critical topics: 


Return to Office

Hiring & Keeping Workers

Career Advice

Diversity & Inclusion