Business Resilience
Corporate Mindset
The New Normal

How to thrive in uncertain times

By Joy Poole  •  4 min read

The first half of 2020 will go down as one of the biggest opportunities in our lifetimes to learn about leadership, resilience and creativity. Some companies are already showing that no matter how hard it gets out there, the right doses of realism, compassion and creativity can see them through with their stakeholder goodwill intact. …

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Corporate Mindset
Diversity & Inclusion
The New Normal

Empowering your employees in the face of crisis

By Joy Poole  •  7 min read

In so many ways, working life has come to a sudden and unexpected standstill. The world has gone home. Office whiteboards remain decorated with month-old abandoned brainstorms, and once-crowded conference rooms gather dust. For executives and their teams, the abiding feeling – aptly explored in this HBR article – is grief for the way things were. Already …

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Business Resilience
Corporate Mindset
The New Normal

Mindset management: transitioning from fear to hope

By Joy Poole  •  5 min read

Even in the current crisis, the fundamental rules of the game haven’t changed. You still need to keep your target market’s evolving wants and needs at the front and center of your focus. Last week, we explored how the people within your organization will remember your leadership during this crisis. This week we’ll look at …

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