Here are five of the latest stories on CLOmedia.com for the week of April 25.
- The Hard Science Behind Soft Skills: When it comes to return on investment, investing in soft skills development for leaders produces hard, bottom-line results.
- Can You Learn Creative Problem-Solving? Oddly enough, the need to drive innovation in teams may call for a systemic process to develop creative thinking.
- Employees Are Investors, Not Assets: Saying ’employees are assets’ is not a viable talent development strategy if the goal is organizational growth.
- Employers, Your Employees Don’t Trust You: A recent Edelman study found that employees trust their colleagues more than their leaders, and that spells bad things for business.
On Another Note…
Fortune takes a look at why “modern” work culture makes people miserable.
…Photographs in The New Yorker offer views of the New York City skyline from some of the city’s iconic observation decks.
…and this week, Chobani’s founder handed his 2,000 full-time employees stock in the company that could make some of them millionaires, The New York Times reports…