This Week in Leadership (Oct 30 - Nov 5)

How the UK is becoming the leader in using virtual reality for corporate training. Plus, there's an unexpected place young workers are turning to for career advice.

What are company leaders doing about a stagnant UK economy? Why are young workers turning to an unexpected place for career help? Here are some recent articles by Korn Ferry’s content team on leadership-related news. Plus, the latest Briefings Podcast focuses on one of the biggest fears of CEOs today: company data being stolen and held for ransom. 

The New Career Advisor: TikTok

Three-quarters of Gen Zers are getting career advice from social media, instead of on the job. Is this a wake-up call for leaders?

Corporate Training… from the Moon?

The use of virtual training in the UK has jumped 24% in a year. Is the world ready to move from on-site training to headset training from anywhere?

Dealing with a ‘Flatlining’ Economy

The latest figures show the UK economy is contracting, forcing leaders to adapt. Is their approach working?

Briefings Podcast: Your Money… or Your Data

Having company data hacked is now the number-one concern for the C-suite. We take a rare, behind-the-scenes look at the firms trying to get stolen corporate data back.

Brave, Smart… and Punished?

Korn Ferry’s Margie Warrell highlights how firms should encourage, not suppress, bravery in their employees.