Resolving to Be Resilient: Coming Back From Burnout

Originally published in PRSA’s Strategies & Tactics on Jan. 1, 2022. By Celia Willis After almost two years of emails beginning with some iteration of “In these challenging times…,” I’m ready to talk about what’s next. It’s important to acknowledge the challenges we’ve faced, but after months of dwelling, I am exhausted. The heavy weight of burnout…

The Reason for Resignation: Celia Willis on Business RadioX

Recently KWI CEO Celia Willis was invited to chat with Atlanta Business RadioX about community, communication and the challenges facing businesses today. She shared perspectives on topics like the Great Resignation, what it takes to maintain a healthy culture, effective leadership development and more. During the interview, Celia referenced the biggest pitfall of organizational management:…

Engage Employees with a Virtual Event that Will Knock ‘Em Dead

By Jeff Cochran (or Chance Bettington, depending on who you ask) I knew who the killer was, but I couldn’t say anything. This wasn’t your normal day at the (virtual) office. After an hour of interrogations, accusations and shocking revelations, the dastardly Brenna Chambliss, KWI’s culture manager, was found guilty of murder. And then we…

Three Reasons to Invest in Remote Development for Your Leaders

By Jessica Merrill Though some employees are slowly starting to return to their offices, most are still working from home, and they likely will be for the foreseeable future. While many workers have craved this kind of workplace flexibility for years, it brings new challenges for leaders. Even the most seasoned managers have struggled with…