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Helping Your Workers Through Times of Crisis

Helping Your Workers Through Times of Crisis

Companies can use these five tips to help workers in a crisis.

Emphasize mindfulness

People in a crisis are emotionally drained. Employees cannot produce high-quality work if they are preoccupied with negative thoughts. Employers can help by prioritizing health and wellness. Give workers discounted gym memberships. There are online subscriptions available if going to the gym is not physically possible. There are also mobile applications that keep track of metrics, such as heart rate and body mass index. Also, companies can host group meditation sessions where everyone can take a few deep breaths. Give workers free journals so that they can write their thoughts down. Writing is relaxing and can help relieve stress.

Tips for Being a Better Remote Leader

Tips for Being a Better Remote Leader

Approximately a quarter of the workforce works at least part-time for home. Although there are many benefits, it brings on many new challenges as well. Managers need to be ahead of the game and know how to be good remote leaders. Here are some tips. There are a couple...

Books on Leadership

Books on Leadership

People look to books to acquire knowledge. Sometimes books can be an escape from reality, and sometimes books can be a guide. Leadership is a topic that has been featured in many books, inspiring those who have read them and valued the lessons inside. Let's take a...

2021 Leadership Trends

2021 Leadership Trends

Every year, more and more changes are implemented in every industry. 2021 especially will bring about creative adaptations as the world further adjusts to life in a pandemic. Work-life will continue to evolve, which means leadership methods will have to as well. Let’s...