Chris Murchison is back on the Whole Leader podcast to share his experience and thoughts on the art of taking a sabbatical. Chris believe’s taking a sabbatical or stepping away from a normal routine, whether it’s long or in micro bursts, can help you rejuvenate and renew so you can return to work refreshed and with a new, creative perspective.

Bio: Chris Marcell Murchison is a passionate advocate for positive workplace cultures. In his broad career spanning the higher education, for-profit, and not-for-profit fields, he has focused his energy on developing creative means to building connection and community at work, creating practices that support an employee experience of deep respect, joy, and learning. Chris has researched and written about the benefits of professional sabbaticals as a practice that supports thriving. 

In 2014, Chris was named the first Visiting Leader at the Center for Positive Organizations at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business, where he advises, connects, and convenes faculty and students to explore practical applications of Positive Organizational Scholarship.!

Where to find Chris online: LinkedInGreater Good