Burnout doesn’t happen overnight. Burnout is usually not the result of a single stressful event. And the employee who is burning can be stubbornly and unconsciously oblivious to their downward spiral into burnout. So, what can a manager do to prevent burnout in their employees (and themselves)? While it’s not easy to identify, there ARE … Continue reading 3 Steps to Immediately Help a Burned Out Employee
https://youtu.be/8-ellROlH2A Visions and missions are NOT the same - yet too often they're used interchangeably. But this common mistake can derail your operations and reduce the likelihood of achieving your strategic goals. If your vision is too long, employees will be confused on what really needs to be accomplished. A lengthy vision statement also tends … Continue reading The 1-Word Vision to Focus Your Organization
“Cybersecurity stress is an industrywide epidemic among security professions. Burnout is a hard conversation, but it’s necessary for CISOs to face workplace stress before it compromises productivity, talent retention or individual well-being” (Henry, 2020). Long work hours. Constantly changing priorities. Insufficient resources. High turnover. These are just some of the factors that a recent survey … Continue reading Leadership (Not Workload) Linked to Cybersecurity Burnout
The coronavirus has challenged our basic assumptions and the way we move through our lives. It is something rarely seen in the medical community. Its incubation period may make us unknowing carriers who unintentionally inflict harm on others. It is a frightening reality with global implications. In addition to these health concerns, the coronavirus has … Continue reading During a Pandemic, Be Curious and Ask Fearlessly
Written by Dr. Geri Puleo and Michael Hempseed Imagine that you owned a trucking company. Now imagine that after one year of work you were told almost 23% of your fleet broke down because they were used too much. You would probably have a serious word with your drivers about not pushing the vehicles beyond … Continue reading You Take Care of Your Car, But Are You Taking Care of Your Employees?