What engages you?
At People Lab, we’re always interested in what engages different people. Employee Engagement is entirely individual, and differs from person to person. The things that engage me won’t be the same as the things that engage you – we all want and need different things to feel engaged at work. For example, our ‘Who We […]
DIY Employee Engagement
I love DIY. That’s not to say I’m any good at it – I once tried to fix a curtain rail by hammering a few screws into a wall, much to my husband’s horror – but I love it just the same. My Dad always tried to teach me these kinds of skills, so that I […]
Can using enterprise social media make us happier at work?
Social Media Week kicks off next week, with events happening around the globe…. We’ll be going along to the Simply Smile Event in London on Monday 23rd, which has a fantastic programme for anyone interested in social media used inside organisations. This is a topic we’re really passionate about and we’re just about to […]
Are you proud of the organisation you work for?
Logging on to my Facebook page earlier, I casually flicked through the newsfeed. Someone’s had a baby. Another’s instagrammed their dinner. One guy’s travelling the world to raise money for various charities. Everyone’s doing something different, and I suppose facebook has given us the option to have a good nose into the lives of others. I’m […]
Introducing our FREE STUFF page – packed full of useful engagement resources
At People Lab, we absolutely love sharing best practice. We get a real kick out of telling people about our projects – but we also really love sharing the other great work that’s going on in the world of engagement. And there’s no denying that we all love a freebie or two. That’s why we’ve decided […]
Trust me, I’m your employee!
How does your employer view social media? I’ve spoken to several employees from a variety of companies lately about their use of social media, and I was shocked to discover that many companies still don’t think it’s particularly important. Some companies have social media accounts, but don’t update them regularly; others dipped their toes in […]
Say Hello to People Lab!
Things are changing at The Communications Lab – we’ve got a new name, a new look, and even some great new products. Say hello to People Lab! We believe that engaged people make workplaces better for everyone: employees, customers, businesses and society. With this emphasis on people, it made sense for us change our name […]