The Retail Leadership Playbook

Cultivating The Next Generation Of Leaders

This major report deep dives into the talent and development strategies to identify the conditions and qualities that cultivate tomorrow’s leaders in the workplace.

As companies are facing higher turnover and experiencing a disconnect between employee and organizational goals, management, employees and HR teams must learn how to optimize the workplace for increased efficiency, engagement and entrepreneurship. This study examines best-in-class recruitment, onboarding, training and leadership opportunities with actionable takeaways for organizations of all sizes.

Additionally, in the Retail Leadership Playbook PSFK has developed six workplace visions that were inspired by 10 strategies to develop a new era of internal leadership. These boundary-pushing product and workplace concepts reimagine how teams can onboard employees, expand the office, and prevent miscommunication.

Originally published August 2016 and titled Future of Work Report

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Featured in the 60+ page report, readers will find:

  • A roadmap of 10 key strategies to cultivate organizational leaders and transformational thinking
  • Immediate and long-term programs to encourage employee entrepreneurship, cross-team collaboration and transparent feedback between all colleagues
  • 40+ best-in-class examples of corporate development initiatives
  • Action-oriented case studies to improve the onboarding process from Pret A Manger, Percolate and others
  • Insights to craft holistic work benefits and culture for attracting and retaining top talent
  • Exclusive interviews and insights from leadership experts at Marriott International, Johnson & Johnson, Deutsche Telekom, Herman Miller and Meetup
  • Original findings from PSFK’s 2016 Workplace Survey polled from creative professionals in advertising, tech, retail, product development and software design about the landscape of employee attitudes in the workplace
  • Actionable takeaways for employees, freelancers, founders, executives, managers and HR teams
  • Six Workplace Visions that reimagine how teams can onboard employees, expand the office, and prevent miscommunication.
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Turn the insights and recommendations found within this report into action through a workshop. Customized specifically for your business' goals, needs and culture, this is a hands-on dive into the ideas and trends in our reports, with a focus on implementing them for your own business or clients. Whether these run from 4 hours to 2 days, your team will leave not just inspired and informed, but ready to take action.

Insights

Op-Ed Everything I Know About Leadership I Learned Teaching 7th Grade Math

Bree Groff, Managing Director at NOBL NYC, shares her secrets for knowing your employees and enabling a team

Millennials Why Organizations Should Cushion Risk-Takers

In the Future of Work report, PSFK shares the importance of empowering employees to pursue projects of their choice

Work PSFK's Six Future Workplace Visions For Improving The Work Process

Our Future of Work product concepts imagine new ways to cultivate a more engaged workforce

Millennials PSFK's Workplace Vision: The Annual Review Becomes An Everyday, Collaborative Activity

Our Future of Work vision is a web-based platform through which teams can collaborate on and monitor performance reviews across all channels, ensuring a happier workplace

How To Create A Workplace Culture Of Empowerment

PSFK Labs examines the key steps for designing an adaptable work environment to energize employees

PSFK’s Workplace Vision: Facilitating The Interview Process For Everyone

Watch our Future of Work vision video, showcasing an app that aids hiring companies and prospective employees during job interviews

Work How Some Of The Best Companies Welcome Employees

PSFK Labs uncovers Pret A Manager’s process of onboarding new hires

Work PSFK’s Workplace Vision: Putting An End To Toxic Work Emails

Our Future of Work vision is a workplace document editor that flags any communication found to include questionable tone or content

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