5 reasons why you shouldn’t do a “U2”!
Want to engage your employees? 5 reasons why you shouldn’t do a “U2”! So it seems that from a marketing man’s (or women’s) perspective September’s iTunes/ U2 collaboration/ PR stunt was a success: sales of U2 back catalogue have gone through the roof with some 24 different titles making it into the iTunes album charts… […]
Don’t Hate Disengaged Employees – Do Something About It…
So, you’ve caught the Employee Engagement bug. All you can think about is creating a great place to work, and the more you think about it, the more you notice how disengaged some of your coworkers are. We’ve all seen them – dragging their feet through the hallways, grunting a semi-intelligible syllable as you wave […]
Getting to grips with your employee engagement survey
Many people find the idea of putting together an employee engagement survey a daunting prospect. But it needn’t be – in fact, your employee engagement survey should work for you, and not the other way around. When you’re tasked with putting an engagement survey together, it can seem like a hugely overwhelming job. How should […]
Employee Engagement: Doing things YOUR way
We’re all slaves to our personal routines, and need different things to perform well at work. But it’s not just about performance – it’s about how confident and comfortable you feel when you do things your way. So what’s this got to do with employee engagement? Let’s take my routine as an example. Every Monday, […]
Battling the storm in your organisation
I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning to sail my ship – Aeschylus Aaaah, it’s that time of year again in good old blighty. We’ve waited patiently for the impending winds and rain that have been reported in the news over the last few days. ‘CHRISTMAS TRAVEL PLANS IN TATTERS’ screams one newspaper headline. The radio […]
Disengagement: Are we conditioned to dislike work?
How many times have you heard people in your organisation moaning & groaning about work? Is it a regular occurrence? We’ve all worked in places where people are comfortable vocalizing their distaste for the workplace. Think about it – how many times have you heard the following? “The weekends just don’t seem long […]