Drew is a PI Certified Partner, and the Founder & CEO of Lever Talent.

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3 keys to career pathing in times of change and uncertainty

7 min read

When someone brings up “career pathing,” your brain is programmed to zoom out. Instinctively, you think about the big picture.  It can be tough to view things at that sort of scale when the next month, or even the next week, is indefinite. If there’s one certainty about the COVID-19 crisis, it’s that nothing is…

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Building organizational resilience: what you need to know

6 min read

To be resilient means to be able to return to your original shape after being bent, stretched, or pressed.

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C-Suite must hold employees accountable

How to create a culture of accountability from the C-Suite

7 min read

Who should create a culture of accountability? Workplace culture must align with the business strategy. And that starts with the C-Suite. 

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4 tips to integrate remote teams

4 tips to integrate remote teams

3 min read

Remote work culture is a growing phenomenon. How do you accommodate remote employees and integrate them with an in-house team?

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Going to Mars: How mission, vision, and values can make or break your strategy

5 min read

Your mission, vision, and values can make or break your business strategy. Here’s how to design mission, vision, and values that inspire.

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Toxic workplace

Toxic work environments: 15 factors that create a toxic workplace

15 min read

Toxic work environments permeate company culture. Learn more about the top 15 causes of toxicity and steps business leaders can take to solve the problem.

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Be a great manager with these 12 leadership books.

8 min read

12 leadership and team management books that have had the biggest impact on the way I manage and lead.

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Not everyone is born to lead and other management myths

10 min read

I recently met up with Marissa Mias, marketing coordinator on my team, to discuss why some of the most infamous management myths exist, shared perspectives, and provided some tips to help managers at all stages of their career (watch the video). We scoured the internet, tapped our networks, surveyed hundreds, and leveraged our own experiences and…

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unhappy employee

How to calculate employee turnover cost

4 min read

A large part of employee turnover is connected to bad hiring decisions. SHRM estimates average annual employee turnover rates to be around 19%. For a 200-employee-sized business, that’s 38 departures every year. In compensation terms, the real cost of employee turnover can be up to five times the position’s annual compensation, depending on the type of role, location,…

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