This Week in Leadership (Oct 9 - Oct 15)

Why are employees losing confidence in their employers? Plus, what leaders should—and shouldn't—say when a war breaks out. 

Why are workers losing confidence in the products their employers make? What are employers offering now to get workers back to the office? What can you say to anxious employees when a war starts? Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. Plus, listen to the latest Korn Ferry podcast; the new topic is the decline in productivity and how leaders can help turn it around. 

A Crisis of (Employee) Confidence

Workers’ confidence in their employers’ prospects is down across industries. Why that could be a “ticking time bomb” for leaders, and how they should respond.

Podcast: "Brains Back to Work"

Science shows a sharp drop in worker brainpower, reducing productivity and innovation. How leaders can help get it back.

Offering Rewards… to Go Back to the Office

Fully 90 percent of CEOs in one survey now say they’ll give promotions and higher pay to get people back in the office. Why the shift in tactics?

5 Tips for Breaking Into AI

Firms can’t fill open AI positions fast enough. But you don’t need to be a tech expert to get into the field.

What to Say When War Breaks Out  

Leaders are struggling to find the right words this week.