This Week in Leadership (July 8 - July 14)

Employees are turning one-day holidays into weeklong vacations. Plus, how to make your networking at conferences more effective.

Why quitting your job is suddenly out of fashion. How one-day holidays are becoming weeklong vacations that cause headaches for bosses. Plus, how to network at conferences more effectively. Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. 

July 4th Off… And Then Some 

Employees are turning one-day holidays into weeklong vacations, forcing firms to redefine yearly calendars.

When Everyone is Stuck 

Workforce turnover has dropped by a third, leaving employees trapped in roles they may not like. What’s a good leader to do? 

The Online Cosmetics Surge: Is It Pretty?

Experts say the 8.8% jump in online cosmetics sales helps one sector but may portend poorly for the overall consumer outlook.

5 Tips for Effective Conference Networking

In-person conference attendance is expected to grow by 10% to 20% this year. How to maximize these great opportunities to expand your network.

Can AI Screen for Purpose?

Organizations need more motivated employees, says best-selling author Dan Goleman, but automated job-application systems could be inadvertently screening those candidates out.