Episode #96 – The Great Resignation: A New Perspective : Adria Horn

Today’s guest is Adria Horn. Teresa and Adria discuss The Great Resignation. Since the COVID-19 Pandemic, there has been an increase in employee resignations. In 2021, there were 4.7 million people that resigned. Just in the start of 2022, there have been 4.5 million.

Adria is a lieutenant colonel in the US Army Reserve and an army veteran who served five tours of duty overseas between 2003 and 2010. She wrote an article in January 2022, called “A military veteran knows why your employees are leaving.” In it, she explains her theories of why so many people are leaving the workforce due to the pandemic. She uses her unique perspective from the military and relates it to the pandemic and how it really affected employees, employers, and the workplace.

Read the article here

Episode Timeline

00:06Introduction and Disclaimer 01:30Unique Perspective on the Great Resignation 10:04Break and Public Service Announcement 11:23Breaking it Down 23:36Teresa’s Closing Remarks
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Teresa McQueen, Esq.
Founder, Host and Executive Producer
Teresa is a skilled trial attorney (a recovering litigator!), Corporate Counsel for Western Growers Family of Companies, a published author and frequent speaker on a wide range of topics including harassment, discrimination and retaliation in the workplace. She is a Certified Business Etiquette Trainer and hosts the Workplace Perspective podcast to help organizations of all sizes develop and maintain successful employer/employee relationships.*

*The views expressed by Teresa McQueen are her own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Western Growers Family of Companies, its officers, directors, board members, employees, or members.

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