Signing bonuses and extra days off are a shiny solution in a tight labor market, but they don’t get to the heart of the problem.
Amid this ‘great resignation’, workers are evaluating employers more critically, and searching for roles where they feel a deeper connection to purpose. The shift to purpose-driven work must start at the top.
Embracing remote work policies permanently won’t be enough. Effective retention strategies must evolve alongside shifting workforce trends, and prioritize growth, fulfillment, and belonging.
With summer camp essentially impossible, innovative parents are turning to alternatives. There are lots of online programs or you can restructure family life, but there are ways to avoid parental burnout this summer.
By overvaluing expensive and elitist education and failing to innovate around existing skills-focused models, we are boxing out low-income Americans. It’s time for new systems to empower all Americans to thrive in a changing workforce.
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