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Is There a Labor Shortage? Yes, But It’s Complicated.

Is There a Labor Shortage? Yes, But It’s Complicated.

By   /   January 13, 2022

No doubt you’ve heard the laments. People don’t want to work. Employers can’t fill jobs. Businesses are closing early because they’re short-staffed. Even if you haven’t heard the grumbling firsthand, you’ve likely seen headlines like, “Staff Quit” Sign Posted on Family Dollar Store as Employees Walk Out. Or, you might have noticed the “Help Wanted” […]

Why You Need To Join The Conversation On Mental Health

Why You Need To Join The Conversation On Mental Health

By Amit Patel   /   January 6, 2022

This past January, CNN predicted that mental health would be one of the biggest issues of 2021. As we near the end of another unprecedented year, we can all agree that their predictions have proven to be correct. This shouldn’t come as a surprise after months of pandemic stress, natural disasters, political upheavals, and countless […]

The Supply Chain Disruption: Past, Present & Future

The Supply Chain Disruption: Past, Present & Future

By Amit Patel   /   December 20, 2021

It’s been a breakdown of epic proportions, and it all started with toilet paper. In March of 2020, the global supply chain was brought to its knees by Covid-19, and today, 20 months later, we’re still seeing massive disruptions in the form of empty supermarket shelves, higher priced goods and clogged shipping ports, just to […]

How Employees and Employers Are Reworking Work Together

How Employees and Employers Are Reworking Work Together

By Karen Mangia   /   December 15, 2021

Amit Patel Of Mythos Group On How Employers and Employees Are Reworking Work Together An Interview with Karen Mangia When it comes to designing the future of work, one size fits none. Discovering success isn’t about a hybrid model or offering remote work options. Individuals and organizations are looking for more freedom. The freedom to […]

The Great Resignation: Retaining Employees And Attracting New Talent

The Great Resignation: Retaining Employees And Attracting New Talent

By Amit Patel   /   December 13, 2021

In our last blog post, we discussed the phenomenon now known as, The Great Resignation. As a quick refresher, The Great Resignation describes the mass exodus of employees from the labor market that has occurred in response to the global coronavirus pandemic. In April of 2021, the U.S. began to see a record number of […]

The Great Resignation: Why Are So Many Employees Quitting?

The Great Resignation: Why Are So Many Employees Quitting?

By Amit Patel   /   December 6, 2021

Over the past 20 months, the Covid-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented disruption in the global economy. The toll has been felt across all industries and in businesses of all sizes. As organizations attempt to resume some semblance of normalcy, one of the biggest challenges they face is historically high levels of employee attrition. This […]

4 Ways Businesses Not Only Survived  But Also Thrived Through The Pandemic

4 Ways Businesses Not Only Survived But Also Thrived Through The Pandemic

By Amit Patel   /   November 29, 2021

A Quick Recap        The past 18+ months of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic have undoubtedly been devastating for many businesses. Data from the past year and a half, shows that approximately 34% of small businesses across the nation have had no choice but to close permanently, and that percentage is even higher for larger cities. […]

Being an Effective Leader During Turbulent Times

Being an Effective Leader During Turbulent Times

By Charlie Katz   /   October 14, 2021

As part of our series about the “Five Things You Need To Be A Highly Effective Leader During Turbulent Times,” we had the pleasure of interviewing Amit Patel. Amit is the Founder and Managing Director of Mythos Group, a boutique management consulting firm that specializes in: Strategy; Transformation (Digital/ HR/ Organizational); Leadership and Executive Coaching; and […]

Top Companies Understand The Pressing Need To Reskill Workers: Do You?

Top Companies Understand The Pressing Need To Reskill Workers: Do You?

By Amit Patel   /   August 2, 2021

The pandemic taught us many important lessons in business, and some of these will remain long after COVID-19. One of the main ones? The importance of specific skills and expertise, especially with new and emerging technologies. During the pandemic, companies couldn’t get their hands on technology nor find people who knew how to use it […]

Are You Making These Common Automation Mistakes?

Are You Making These Common Automation Mistakes?

By Amit Patel   /   July 26, 2021

The rush toward online tools, spurred by the pandemic of the past year, has created new jobs. From email automation to data entry to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platforms, businesses are continually seeking ways to improve efficiency and profitability. While the trend toward automation isn’t new, COVID-19 absolutely accelerated its timeline. In fact, a recent Deloitte survey […]