This Week in Leadership (Nov 13 - Nov 19)

How banning work-experience requirements from job listings could change hiring. Plus, what to do when you feel overworked.

Why a new proposed rule in Canada has caught the eye of hiring professionals on both sides of the border. Why your boss isn't very good at managing conflicts - and what to do about it. Plus, the latest Briefings Podcast zeroes in on why so many workers feel office parties are a waste of time and why that's a big problem for leaders trying to build a collaborative work culture. Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. 

You Worked Where? That’s Good Enough.

A proposed bill in Canada would ban requiring job candidates to have in-country work experience. What’s behind the change?

The Paradox of Being an Older Employee

Despite glowing job reviews, hiring managers still favor younger applicants, a new report shows.

Who Needs Conflict-Management Training? You Do.

Six in ten leaders say their weakest skills are in conflict management, especially as more people return to the office. Do bosses get any training?

Briefings Podcast: The (Office) Party's Over?

One-third of employees say office soirees are a “waste of time.” Here’s how leaders pushing for a more engaging corporate culture can bring back the fun.

5 Ways to Handle Being Overworked

Workers across industries are still reporting elevated levels of burnout and stress from being overworked. 

The Art of Onboarding

Why a thorough onboarding process is a strategic imperative for business success.