TED Talk of the Week: Shawn Achor, The Happy Secret To Better Work
It’s International Day of Happiness! Here’s a golden nugget of a TED Talk from Shawn Achor. Reverse the formula, be positive, and be happier at work.
Spotlight On The Employee Engagement Profession
Spotlight On The Employee Engagement Profession Only 25% have a company wide definition of employee engagement. People Lab have recently launched ‘Spotlight On The Employee Engagement’ survey. We are conducting this research to better understand why there is a gap between the increased focus on employee engagement and the slow rate of improvement in employee […]
The 5 Enablers of Employee Engagement
The 5 Enablers of Employee Engagement Previously on the blog we’ve talked about Shawn Achor’s ‘The Happiness Advantage’. It’s been proven that being in a happy or positive state of mind is a precursor to success, rather than the result of success. So, how do you create workplace environment where employees are supported positive and […]
Amazon’s Leadership Principles & what you can learn from them
Amazon’s Leadership Principles & what you can learn from them. You may have seen Amazon mentioned a lot in your news feeds in the past week or so. The New York Times recently published an in-depth article describing some cutthroat tactics and unrelenting attitudes used by Amazon management to keep employees working hard. Some have […]
Ted Talk of the Week: What it takes to be a great leader – Roselinde Torres
Ted Talk of the Week What it takes to be a great leader – Rosalinde Torres What makes a great leader in the 21st Century? The world is full of leadership programs, but the best way to learn how to lead might be right under your nose. In this clear, candid talk, Roselinde Torres describes […]
How much time do HR really spend on employee engagement?
This week’s blog from our expert Emma Bridger: I recently came across this interesting infographic from HR Review, which details how the HR elite spend their working week. I was pleasantly surprised to see that employee relations and engagement are a key area of focus, with respondents spending an average of just over 15% of […]
What’s Going On At People Lab? Newsletter Survey
Here’s the results of our Monthly Newsletter Survey! Click here for full size
Employee Engagement 2015: What’s holding it back?
Employee Engagement 2015: What’s holding it back? Here at People Lab, we like to have our finger very much on the pulse of what is happening in the world of employee engagement, and have decided it is time to launch a new piece of research: ‘Spotlight On The Employee Engagement Profession’. We want to gather […]