5 Improvements For Internal Comms
5 Improvements For Internal Comms As well as your employee engagement survey and culture health-check, People Lab also like to help our clients with internal communications as part of employee engagement strategy! We came across an interesting little article from Jive Software about the 5 top things missing in internal communications, and thought we could […]
TED Talk of the Week: Why we all need to practice emotional first aid – Guy Winch
TED Talk of the Week: Why we all need to practice emotional first aid – Guy Winch It’s Friday! Generally the day/evening we relax after a week’s work, and perhaps take care of ourselves a little more, so we are ready for the next week! We’ll go to the doctor when we feel flu-ish or […]
How To Tame The Office Techno-Beasts
How to Tame The Office Techno-Beasts Like our friend Shaun Of The Dead here, have you ever felt like you are surrounded by zombies? You know, the ones that walk around with their phones in hand, grunting their way through verbal communications? I’m sure there are other scenes akin to horror movies that we see […]
Ted Talk of the Week: Why it’s time to forget the pecking order at work – Margaret Heffernan
Organizations are often run according to “the superchicken model,” where the value is placed on star employees who outperform others. And yet, this isn’t what drives the most high-achieving teams. Business leader Margaret Heffernan observes that it is social cohesion — built every coffee break, every time one team member asks another for help — […]
Ted Talk of the Week: Why do ambitious women have flat heads? – Dame Stephanie Shirley
An inspiring Ted Talk this week from the most successful tech entrepreneur you have never heard of! Dame Stephanie Shirley talks about challenging conventions, glass ceilings, trying new things, all points we could think about when it comes to how we work, and achieving success.
3 Actions You Can Take From CIPD’s Employee Outlook Survey….
3 Actions You Can Take From CIPD’s Employee Outlook Survey The CIPD have just released their survey findings from their Spring Employee Outlook: Employee Views on Working Life Survey 2015. 2,226 employees from a cross-section of organisations and industries were surveyed. In partnership with Halogen, they discovered that the Engagement Index has risen to 39% […]
5 Questions To Interpret Your Survey Results
5 questions to interpret your employee engagement survey results I read on MarketingWeek.com about the importance of getting your customer data right to achieve better customer loyalty, a no brainer, perhaps? It makes sense: get correct and comprehensive data (with their permission, of course) and the sky’s the limit! If companies know more about their […]
TED Talk of the Week: Massively multi-player thumb wrestling!
Looking for a perfect ice breaker for your engagement sessions, or just to have some fun in the office? Look no further than Jane McGonigal’s TED Talk! Watch as she demonstrates how to play Monochrrom’s ‘Massively Multi-Player Thumb Wrestling’, and find out why it’s such a great game to play.