“The hardest part about leading in a crisis is not to react too quickly. You have to make sure you make the right decisions because those decisions impact many people,” according to John Wilson, CEO at WilsonHCG. He made the comments during an appearance on The Shortlist.
The Shortlist, hosted by Social Talent, is a series of conversations between Johnny Campbell and influential members of the recruitment and TA industry that are broadcast live on LinkedIn and YouTube. Each week, there are discussions about current news stories and the impact on the industry as a whole.
John joined Social Talent founder, Johnny Campbell, to discuss what COVID-19 means for talent.
He said the importance of culture and cultural alignment between partners has really come to light in recent months. “You need to make sure you do right by your people and your clients," John added.
In addition, John talked about the impact the pandemic has had on entry level roles. the future of work and what organizations should be focusing on now to prepare for the uplift in the economy.
You can watch the full podcast here.