The season of commencement, meaning ‘a beginning’ or ‘a new start,’ is well under way.  High school and university graduates are beginning new chapters in their lives and careers. This year, business is experiencing a similar opportunity. We’re emerging from persistent crisis and rethinking how and where we work. We’re highlighting what we achieved and
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For the last 20 years (or more), “legacy” businesses have been struggling to keep up with the rate of technological change. First, they said it wouldn’t happen. Then they said it was a fad. Then they asked their leaders why they couldn’t be more like Company X-dot-com. Then they hired a consultancy, then a chief
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We’re entering a very uncertain post-pandemic work environment, so it’s worth taking stock of your employees’ resilience and whether your company culture is helping them cope. Given the trauma and disruption many of us have experienced during the last 15 months, the employees that joined you during the pandemic—the so-called “Covid cohort”—is one group you
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Summer travel season is back in full swing this year, with one in four Americans planning to take at least one vacation thanks to a rebounding economy, easing Covid-19 restrictions and a growing number of fully vaccinated U.S. adults. Workers everywhere are likely eager to unplug and enjoy a change of scenery after a year
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Image Credit: AFP/Getty Images A 1,098ct diamond has been discovered in a mine in Botswana and is described to be the third largest of its kind in the world. The gemstone was unearthed as a joint venture between Debswana Diamond Company and Anglo American’s De Beer. The diamond was presented to President Mokgweetsi Masisi on
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Dior Men’s new co-brand collaboration with legendary Japanese streetwear label Sacai was revealed today. It’s no surprise, especially coming from Kim Jones — artistic director of Dior Men — who has successfully orchestrated a transitional new urban language for the House’s menswear line through countless collaborations with both brands and artists. Forever changed, the new collaboration sees
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In the spring of 2021, I accepted the role of Chief Executive Officer at a biotechnology company. Under normal circumstances, taking the top job is not an easy feat; doing so during a global pandemic added some novel and sometimes unexpected hurdles. While I am still in active learning mode, there are several key takeaways
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