Deborah Stadtler

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Post date: March 8, 2018
The iconic image for business strategy is the hockey stick. The hockey stick illustrates that in a new ventures, with an initial investment and a short-term tolerance of loss, revenue and profits will eventually skyrocket. But not all business strategies lead to this desired effect. In fact, a...
Post date: June 17, 2020
In these days of high emotion and polarization, it's hard to know how or even whether to address the feelings of anger, despair or frustration that may be percolating among employees at the workplace. But it would be a mistake for company leaders and managers to stay silent, said Eric Ellis, a...
Post date: July 7, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the business community, shifting employees to working at home, crippling some industries while putting a strain on others to deliver, and challenging long-term plans. Yet in the midst of the chaos, HR leaders were uniquely positioned to address work challenges and...
Post date: April 2, 2020
The outbreak of COVID-19 has forced many employees and teams to work remotely as businesses try to maintain operations. This new model of work is putting company culture to the test. Without physical interaction and typical processes, employees may not feel as connected or productive. Leaders need...
Post date: March 18, 2020
With the spread of COVID-19, companies are strategizing on what to do when employees are working remotely and customers are staying away from their businesses.  The virus creates "not just a health crisis but an economic crisis," said Aaron Goldstein, a partner in the Seattle office of law firm...
Post date: March 9, 2020
More states and countries are reporting cases of coronavirus, and employers around the world are educating their workforces on how to prevent the spread of the virus. Employers in the U.S. should review their infectious-disease management plans. If they don't have these plans, now is the time to...
Post date: May 1, 2018
Turning around a company that is struggling financially is a complicated process that requires the cooperation of finance, HR, operations, and other departments. KinderCare was able to harness that synergy to recover from 14 quarters of decline and launch into 23 quarters of growth. At the...
Post date: October 8, 2019
The right people with the right skills in the right place at the right time—the core of strategic workforce planning (SWP) has not changed. Yet, with the pace of technology rising and workforce demographics shifting, workplace experts agree that SWP needs to evolve and grow to face modern...
Post date: January 16, 2020
Efforts to reduce workplace bias and inclusion have become widespread, yet the demographics of leadership positions at most organizations remain unchanged.  Research demonstrates that organizations with diverse representation and inclusive practices perform better. Last year The Wall Street Journal...
Post date: February 21, 2019
As companies face a war for talent and a lack of qualified workers in many fields, individuals with disabilities are being recognized as a source of engaged, committed employees. According to the 2017 Disability Statistics Report from the Institute on Disability, nearly one in eight people in the U...