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Modern Mentor
Modern Mentor

Rachel Cooke is your guide to leadership and communication, helping you craft a workplace environment you can feel good about. She’ll share... more

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How to combat "carewashing" at work

Carewashing - the process of companies implementing wellness programs and benefits that sound good, but fail to address real problems... more

16 Jul 2024 · 8 minutes
Use labels to fuel your success at work

Many of us have been taught labels are a bad thing. And they can be. But they can also be... more

09 Jul 2024 · 8 minutes
How to finally have that dreaded conversation (Re-issue)

There are so many conversations we know we should be having—the hard, the awkward, the uncomfortable. But we put them... more

02 Jul 2024 · 9 minutes
Employee engagement surveys are worsening our experience at work

Too many companies are relying on Employee Engagement surveys to save the day. But just the opposite is happening. So... more

25 Jun 2024 · 8 minutes
How and why to ask better questions at work

We know, generically, we should be living in a season of curiosity, always asking questions. But is it really important... more

18 Jun 2024 · 8 minutes
How can one leader change a toxic workplace culture?

A listener asked Modern Mentor for strategies on how to change a toxic workplace culture. Here are 5 actions that... more

11 Jun 2024 · 8 minutes
Make the workplace irreplaceable with Kevin Kelley

Kevin Kelly, author of the new book Irreplaceable, delivers his insights around how a workplace can be designed to draw... more

04 Jun 2024 · 47 minutes
New solutions to old problems

There are some really common challenges in the workplace. But in many cases we’ve been trying the same solutions for... more

28 May 2024 · 9 minutes
Getting creative about learning

We all know the importance of continuous learning. But classes and certifications aren’t the only way. There are plenty of... more

21 May 2024 · 8 minutes
4 things givers do that pay off

Being a giver at work can actually help you get ahead. When we give meaningfully and intentionally rather than indiscriminately... more

14 May 2024 · 8 minutes
Modern Mentor
How to combat "carewashing" at work
Modern Mentor