You used to be able to plan your week on, say, Sunday night. Now you have your calendar open constantly for next month.
There’s a crucial difference between management and leadership: Management focuses on the numbers, while leadership focuses on the people.
Your first goal should be no surprises. After that, you’ll learn to pivot from grit to scale. And along the way, you need to lead for the next generation.
Job seeking during a hiring freeze in a pandemic has to rank pretty high on our “worst nightmare” scale.
In Canada, the workforce is about 18% gig workers. In the States, it’s probably closer to 35%. In this world, outsourcing your talent doesn’t have to mean overseas. The time is ripe for a blended workforce full of local talent.