Employee Engagement Jobs
On the hunt for a new challenge? We update our jobs page every week, bringing you the very latest employee engagement and internal comms roles. Simply click on a job title below for full details on each role. Good luck with your search! HR Consultant – Engagement and Wellbeing, London Communications and Engagement Officer, West Midlands […]
Closing the gap: when perception and reality collide
I’m sure many of you would have seen last week’s fairly spectacular video, in which Sports Direct founder, Mike Astley, was filmed pulling out a wad of £50 notes as he was searched ahead of a factory tour. I’m sure I’m not the only comms professional to be somewhat baffled by how somebody so senior […]
Guest Blog Series: Q & A with Peter Haigh, MD of Bristol Energy
Peter Haigh is the MD of Bristol Energy, an energy company set up by Bristol City Council with an ethos built on values of fairness and equality. Bristol Energy has a ‘Social Good Mission’ which sets it apart from other energy companies by making sure any profit it accumulates is poured straight back into the […]
People Lab land in Brighton!
I was recently interviewed by the Financial Times (article to appear next week!) for an article they are due to publish on motivation and productivity during the summer slump. From my perspective, I don’t really see there being much of a ‘slump’ any more (but for times which are quieter read my tips to keep […]
Guest Blog Series: Brexit and its Local Impact By David Forman – HR Adviser, Aberdeen City Council
For those of us who have a fascination for the machinations of all things political, the EU referendum is almost certainly the single most important political event for the UK of this and the next generation. With the dust still rising, it’s not really going to start to settle until the UK’s new trading relationship […]
The generation gap: is it a problem in the workplace?
So we’re out of the European Union – who would have thought it? Nobody knows exactly how this will impact us yet but it has certainly sent ripples through the country. A particular point of interest that has arisen since this news is the generation gap. With 75% of 18-24 year olds voting Remain compared […]
Tips to help keep people motivated in the Summer months
Tips to help keep people motivated in the Summer months Summer is nearly upon us and I’m fortunate enough to be off on holiday in just three weeks’ time (wohoo). For some businesses, the summer months can be a slow trading period and for those in the office, or working on site, it can be a […]
Guest Blog Series: Louise Myson, Head of Culture & Engagement at Talk Talk
Keeping People Engaged In Times Of Crisis In October last year, TalkTalk hit the headlines when it was subject to a ‘sustained cyber-attack’. The phone and broadband provider, which has over four million UK customers, said banking details and personal information could have been accessed. According to reports, it was believed that around 157,000 TalkTalk customers had their […]
Happy Birthday Twitter! How time flies, is it time to slow down yet?
It’s hard to believe that been 10 years since Twitter launched. According to my Twitter profile @lisapantelli, I joined in August 2008. I remember at the time thinking I was a bit of a late adopter having only just mastered the art of mail merge (how annoying was that as a task!?) and it took […]
The Power of Internal Networking
This week’s blog from Lisa: The power of internal networking: Networking. What does this conjure up for you? Rooms of over-eager sales people desperate to sell? The awkwardness of having to try and negotiate out of a conversation when you’d rather be speaking to someone you’ve known for years? Or an opportunity to spread the […]