When the Cat's Away: What Can Be Learned About Team Dynamic Upon Returning From Vacation by Leslie Juvin-Acker (read it on Malakye.com)
Why Read It? Because we all need to get away, but that means we may have missed out on the latest happenings at the office.
- Take the morning of your return to get back up to speed about what is going on in the office
- Be an active listener and talk to many people around the office to get the scoop in order to decode what really went on
- Capitalize on the fresh perspective and clear mind from vacation in order to take stock of the team dynamics
"Returning from vacation is an excellent opportunity to benchmark the overall health and well being of the team so that we don't have to anxiously dread coming back from vacation or dream about early retirement in the first place."