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.
- Dear Company, Your Sabbatical Program Makes Employees Worry. Please Fix This. January 19, 2015Ron leaves his workplace at the end of next week for a six-week paid sabbatical provided by his company. The opportunity to live in Germany with his wife and young son in the small town of Bonn has been well planned. He’ll attend language classes, travel and also call on a couple of prospective clients. He’s [...] […]