Bold, New Workplaces
A senior executive returns from overseas with a clarified vision for his company. A middle manager returns from a volunteer effort with a new way to organize her team. An engineer returns with the solution to a complex design problem. Around the world, sabbaticals – strategic job pauses – are giving business leaders a powerful tool for retaining human capital and advancing their organizations.
- Find Your Paradise Before You Retire: The SEAbbatical October 17, 2016From the cockpit of Das Boot, our 43′ sailboat, I watch a sailboat’s navigation lights flicker on followed by the engine’s purr and the drone of the chain as two cruisers haul in their anchor. It’s almost dark. There are few safe anchorages for a hundred miles. Where are they going? Were they off on […]