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Great Expeditions
Great Expeditions

Managing organization-wide change is daunting but the journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step.

“Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”
Dr. Jacinta Jiménez
“Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”

Jacinta Jiménez, author of The Burnout Fix, on prevention, treatment and reintegration in case of burnout – a topic that still too few people talk about or act on.

“Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”
“Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”

Alex Alonso, chief knowledge officer at SHRM, on the hidden costs of workplace niggles, what disasters can result from borrowing Kleenex tissues from the neighbor’s desk – and how to prevent all that from happening…

To Understand One of the Most Important Paradigm Shifts Ever, We Need a Radical Change of Mind-Set
To Understand One of the Most Important Paradigm Shifts Ever, We Need a Radical Change of Mind-Set

In contrast to classical physics, quantum theory – applied in physics, mechanics and biology – describes phenomena that are often counterintuitive to human thought. But the technology based on it will fundamentally change our world.

Hands-on Advice
Hands-on Advice

A list of some of getAbstract's most actionable summaries for tackling a specific challenge.

Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick
Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick

… and other useful insights from the world of soccer.

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NEW WORK

“Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”
Dr. Jacinta Jiménez
“Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”

Jacinta Jiménez, author of The Burnout Fix, on prevention, treatment and reintegration in case of burnout – a topic that still too few people talk about or act on.

“Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”
“Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”

Alex Alonso, chief knowledge officer at SHRM, on the hidden costs of workplace niggles, what disasters can result from borrowing Kleenex tissues from the neighbor’s desk – and how to prevent all that from happening…

Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick
Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick

… and other useful insights from the world of soccer.

Rough Landings
Rough Landings

What a year and a half of home office has done to our physical co-working skills – and how we’re relearning them.

How to Get Along with Your Hippo
How to Get Along with Your Hippo

Bosses. You watched their goings-on from a safe distance for a while, but now that you’re returning to the office you’ll need a real-life-encounter survival guide.

Are We Too Focused on Teaching Leaders to Lead Others…
Are We Too Focused on Teaching Leaders to Lead Others…

…and not themselves first?

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INTERVIEWS

“Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”
Dr. Jacinta Jiménez
“Burnout Is Insidious: It Sneaks Up on You, Gradually Gnawing Away at You Over Time.”

Jacinta Jiménez, author of The Burnout Fix, on prevention, treatment and reintegration in case of burnout – a topic that still too few people talk about or act on.

“Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”
“Pettiness Costs a Lot of Time, Money And Morale.”

Alex Alonso, chief knowledge officer at SHRM, on the hidden costs of workplace niggles, what disasters can result from borrowing Kleenex tissues from the neighbor’s desk – and how to prevent all that from happening…

“We Need to Relearn How to Build Authentic Relationships.”
“We Need to Relearn How to Build Authentic Relationships.”

Leadership coach Maya Hu-Chan explains how an ancient Chinese concept can help leaders build the human skills necessary to thrive in today’s multicultural and multigenerational work environment.

“Responding to Different Realities Is What Tribal Peoples Have Always Done in This Country.”
Shoshana Wasserman
“Responding to Different Realities Is What Tribal Peoples Have Always Done in This Country.”

Shoshana Wasserman has worked all her life to increase native peoples’ visibility – the past 16 years alone by helping to make the First Americans Museum (FAM) in Oklahoma a reality. Yet, for many years,…

“Mindfulness Is a Lifestyle.”
“Mindfulness Is a Lifestyle.”

British psychologist Audrey Tang discusses how introducing small nuggets of mindfulness into your workday can lead to powerful changes over time.

“The Growth Mind-Set Is Almost a Ticket to Entry to Becoming an Effective Learner”
“The Growth Mind-Set Is Almost a Ticket to Entry to Becoming an Effective Learner”

Matthew Smith, chief learning officer at McKinsey, opens up about simple and actionable learning practices that will make you an intentional learner in no time.

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DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

Great Expeditions
Great Expeditions

Managing organization-wide change is daunting but the journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step.

Travel on the Rebound
Travel on the Rebound

After a year of cabin fever for travelers, the post-pandemic floodgates are now open.

The Buzz On Bees
The Buzz On Bees

Bees and other pollinators are vital to the food chain.

Quantum Computing Gets Real
Quantum Computing Gets Real

Quantum mechanics is turbocharging computing. What does it mean for your business?

Smart and Smarter Cities
Smart and Smarter Cities

What Makes a Place Smart? It’s All About Infrastructure

Conference Wrap-Up: The Mind-Sets L&D Must Adopt to Fulfill Its Purpose
Conference Wrap-Up: The Mind-Sets L&D Must Adopt to Fulfill Its Purpose

How can L&D best support companies emerging from the pandemic?

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