April 11, 2018

The Importance of Employee Voice

  Monday 16th April is World Voice Day, an event that celebrates healthy voices and aims to highlight the importance of voice in society. At People Lab, we know that employee voice is central to effective employee engagement – and World Voice Day is the perfect opportunity to spread the word! So, what is employee […]

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April 9, 2018

Why aren’t organisations prioritising employee engagement training?

  In our Spotlight on the Employee Engagement Profession research, we found that more organisations have a dedicated employee engagement role or team in place than before. In 2017, 39% of participants had ‘employee engagement’ in their job title (compared to 22% in the previous year). However, we know that other roles or teams might […]

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April 3, 2018

Stress Awareness Month 2018: Taking care of your colleagues – and yourself

  In a report from the Health and Safety Executive, 526,000 UK workers were found to be suffering from work-related stress, depression or anxiety in 2016/17 – with 12.5 million working days lost as a result. It was also the cause of 40% of all work-related cases of ill health in Britain during this time […]

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March 27, 2018

Putting Happiness on the Agenda: The World Government Summit 2018

  On 10th February 2018, the World Government Summit held a full-day event focusing on human happiness around the world. The event brought together experts from across the globe, with specialists sharing research, evidence and expertise to begin a global discussion on the importance of happiness. The Global Happiness Policy Report was presented for the […]

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March 23, 2018

What advice would you give to someone looking to develop their employee engagement expertise?

We’d love your contributions for our brand new ebook… Back in 2013, we launched our ‘What’s your Top Tip for Engaging Employees?’ ebook. The response was fantastic; it’s been downloaded and read all over the world. The best part? It was made up of insightful, practical guidance and advice from the true experts – people […]

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