People Lab’s Top 10 Blogs of 2018
If you’re new to what we do at People Lab, you might not be aware that as well as being an award-winning employee engagement consultancy, we also write a popular weekly blog. We explore all kinds of subjects and themes, including top tips and handouts, event round-ups, opinion pieces, white papers and research, as well as […]
Join us for an “Evening of Engagement” to celebrate Emma’s book launch!
Come and join us as we celebrate the launch of the second edition of Emma Bridger’s bestselling book Employee Engagement: A Practical Introduction (Kogan Page). Packed with hands-on guidance and tools, it includes brand new research insights and case studies, reflecting how the employee engagement field has developed since the original was written. You’ll hear […]
UK Summer: 5 things employees could request from their leaders in the heat
If you’re living in or visiting the UK at the moment, you’ll be familiar with the following conversation starters (which occur approximately every 1.2 seconds): It’s hot, isn’t it? Today is even hotter than yesterday Is my hair on fire? I’ve heard it’s hotter here than Greece / The Seychelles / Mars At least it’s […]
How do you define Employee Engagement in your organisation?
In our Spotlight on the Employee Engagement Profession report, we surveyed 76 UK-based companies spanning a range of sectors and industries. We found that 42% of organisations had an existing employee engagement strategy in place, while 45% didn’t have a strategy at all. 13% were unsure as to whether they had one or not. 20% […]
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 […]
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 […]