Is Employee Engagement REALLY Worth It? [Infographic]
MAY 3, 2016
How do you know if employee engagement is really worth the investment in tools in programs to help improve it? Some stats included: $11B is lost annually due to employee turnover. A 5% increase in employee engagement results in a 3% increase in sales. Learn more about how you can create a company culture focused on continuous, real-time feedback and engagement.
Improve Employee Engagement Using Neuroscience
JUNE 27, 2016
Employee engagement can be a constant struggle for many leaders. They need to be thinking of new ways to keep employees engaged in order to increase job satisfaction, productivity, and retention. One of the growing factors in employee engagement is neuroscience. Curious to know how you can improve employee engagement using neuroscience?
The Necessity of Creativity in Employee Engagement
AUGUST 7, 2016
Your employees want to feel connected to your organization in a meaningful way. There are many things you can do to “kick it up a notch” and rekindle the excitement and passion your employees have for your company. When working on long-term projects, assign employees from different departments to work together in tackling the task. Employee engagementMix it up.
Wanna Calculate Your Employee Engagement ROI?
JUNE 16, 2016
The #1 topic on the minds of CEOs and senior HR leaders is ‘culture & engagement,’ according to Deloitte’s 2015 Global Human Capital Trends Report. Employee engagement can be defined as proactively and passionately adding value while aligning with the company mission. Employee engagement is not a “nice to have.” ” ].
Ditching the formal performance review? Kineo shares 3 Elements for Success
elements to work together: Motivation: Managers have to want to do it and employees have. The vast majority of employees at. Success relies on both managers and employees engaging in. managers and their employees. Feedback loops so you employees and their managers. direction to employees Having candid dialogue with. help employees avoid. getting engaged, end with assessing progress, and. employee performance by 25%, employee. engagement by 52%, and employee retention. coach and support the employee going.
Employee Engagement Made Simple
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
Therefore, if you want the company to thrive, it’s imperative that HR and employee interaction are handled efficiently. In truth, all business owners can appreciate how influential employee engagement can be. The first crucial element to building a successful company culture is to find the best employees. Make Sure New Employees Are On Board. Employee engagement
Appreciation Can Enhance Employee Engagement
JANUARY 19, 2017
Engaged employees—those who feel connected to the mission of the organization and understand their role in its success—are a result of a combination of factors. These include involvement in decision-making, considering employee input, opportunity for job development, and sensing that supervisors are concerned about workers’ well being. This is a guest post.
Employee Engagement and Mindfulness
AUGUST 10, 2016
Take a mindful moment… Mindfulness enhance employee engagement. have experimented and landed upon my ideal engagement zone or E-Zone: the optimal length of time that I can remain fully engaged. To learn more about how to determine you engagement zone visit my post on the E-Zone. ” David Zinger is a global employee engagement speaker and expert.
5 Personal Benefits of Employee Engagement -
MARCH 30, 2016
In the past, as we conducted workshops on employee engagement , we found that we needed to show the organization the benefits of an engaged workforce. Download employee engagement survey. Over the past several years, however, it’s apparent that the message—employee engagement increases organization performance—has sunk in. What’s in it for me? SHRM).
Leaving performance reviews behind: Where to start [Guide]
performance and developing employees? managers do not clearly set expectations, employees don’t feel set up for success. And if it later turns out than an employee. employee may then feel, often justifiably, that they did “the best I could” or “what. our ability to develop employees has never. At the same time, younger employees. help employees avoid.
Want to Increase Employee Engagement? Hold Managers Accountable
ATD Human Capital
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
The best organizations know that engaged, high-performing employees drive business success. Engaged employees are more productive, more profitable, more customer-focused, and more likely to stay. And highly engaged workplaces grow faster, adapt quicker, and innovate more. Keep Engagement a High-Level Company Goal. So, what can you do?
Employee Engagement Discussion Cartoon
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
Monday mirth to start your week from John Junson (@junson) the Employee Engagement Network resident cartoonist. David Zinger is an employee engagement speaker and expert. Employee Engagement David Zinger Employee Engagement Speaker discuss discussion employee engagement cartoon John Junson employee engagement cartoonist
What Employee Engagement Is Not -
MAY 17, 2016
Many definitions are thrown around today to describe employee engagement. However, this creates a good deal of confusion as many try to define engagement for their particular organization. Let’s address what employee engagement is not first: Employee Engagement is not Satisfaction. Employee Engagement is not Happiness.
Going Beyond Employee Engagement to Business Results
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
It seems that we can’t turn around today without having a conversation that touches on employee engagement. In the graphic above, pulled from Google Trends, you can see the interest in employee engagement for over ten years. Gallup’s regular research into engagement points out a fairly dismal picture, and companies are trying to improve this measure to no avail. I’m going to offer two answers to this problem that not only illuminate the issue, but give you some options to consider as you try to combat the pervasive issue of disengaged employees.
HR's Critical Role in Creating Productive and Meaningful Workplaces
Today’s workplace is characterized by chaotic forces—low employee engagement and productivity levels, and declining employee well being. HR Leaders have a critical role in defining the vision and strategy to transform and create a more productive and happy workplace
INFOGRAPHIC: 8 Employee Engagement Mythbusters
JANUARY 6, 2016
With more organizations becoming aware of the importance of engagement , the media coverage of the topic has become widespread and more scholarly. This, Harvard professor Teresa Amabile and researcher Steven Kramer shared some of the results from a project in which they collected more than twelve thousand diary entries from 238 employees at seven companies. Amabile and Kramer write: Managers can help ensure that people are happily engaged at work. Doing However, they can also confuse readers who don’t understand the concept of engagement. Doing so isn’t expensive.
Complain Your Way to Better Employee Engagement
JULY 14, 2016
Businesses run the risk of hurting productivity and employee engagement by ignoring complaints or actively discouraging complaining. While most forms of complaining can be damaging, there is one type of complaining that businesses should not only accept, but also encourage, because it leads to better employee engagement. Employee engagement
The (New) Definition of Employee Engagement
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Employee engagement has been one of the most talked-about topics in human capital management for twenty-five years. On the whole, all of us who talk about ’employee engagement’ are broadly talking about the same concept, even if it’s easier to identify in practice than to dissect and name. Engaged employees are more motivated than disengaged employees.
Four Steps to Compare Your Business Results to Employee Engagement -
MAY 31, 2016
Organizations struggle to quantify the impact engaged employees have on business results. Intuitively, it’s a no-brainer– engaged employees cost less and produce more. Many studies and reports support that hunch: engaged companies have stronger levels of profitability, and retain their employees. Download Employee Engagement Survey Sample.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
employees have the knowledge and skills. in the seat, driving performance gaps and employee. people manager can improve employee performance. by 25%, employee engagement by 52%, and employee. Engage: Sue is one of the 5%. She’s fully engaged in her development process because she wants to get better. improve employee performance. We’re.
How Employee Engagement Raises Retention Rates
JANUARY 26, 2017
Employees can and do transfer from job to job, employer to employer, with little remorse for what they leave behind. Regardless of age, most employees remain in a single position for just 4.6 The following five strategies are effective at engaging workers and improving retention to ensure a profitable, productive workforce. Empower New Employees Quickly.
The Surprising Secret to Better Employee Engagement
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Did you know only 32.6% of workers are engaged with their company and the work they’re doing? Most HR professionals agree that employee engagement is the key to a happy workplace, better retention, and a whole slew of other performance metrics. What’s not so clear is what, exactly, is the key to employee engagement.
Employee Engagement: Against Happiness
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Employee Engagement: Think Different #2. have maintained for years that engagement is an invitation not an imposition. We don’t make someone else engaged. People are not machines and you can’t pull levers or push drivers to engage them. If you want to engage, invite do not coerce. And ” I couldn’t agree more.
8 Must-Read Employee Engagement Articles
JANUARY 30, 2017
The year of employee engagement… again!?!? I don’t think any year is THE year of employee engagement. Successful companies have figured out a way to ensure employee engagement strategies and tactics are “always-on” and not a one-time initiative or reaction to an annual employee engagement survey. Gallup – Employee Engagement in U.S.
VIDEO: 5 Employee Engagement Best Practices - DecisionWise
AUGUST 31, 2016
5 Employee Engagement Best Practices. In the VIDEO: 5 Employee Engagement Best Practices I share 5 employee engagement best practices from our 2016 State of Employee Engagement Report. To compile this report, we surveyed HR professionals from over 200 organizations around the world on what they were doing to address employee engagement.
Mentoring Programs – Do They Improve Employee Engagement?
JULY 4, 2016
According to the latest Employee Job Satisfaction and Engagement Report from SHRM, 55 percent of employees feel that ownership of their work (i.e. the ability to apply their skills and abilities) is an important factor contributing to how engaged they feel at work. Making Mentorship About Employee Engagement. Employee engagementGoal setting.
INFOGRAPHIC: The ROI of Employee Engagement -
JUNE 10, 2016
Do Employee Engagement Initiatives Really Work? We asked human resources executives and managers in over 200 organizations around the world about the return on investment from employee engagement initiatives and impact that employee engagement has on the organization. Download PDF Infographic – The ROI of Employee Engagement.
What is Employee Engagement?
JULY 13, 2016
According to Gallup, employee engagement is crucial for successful business outcomes, especially those related to productivity, ongoing profitability and customer loyalty. However, despite it’s obvious importance, there are still a lot of people asking, “What is employee engagement?”. Kevin Kruse , professor at Princeton and author of Employee Engagement 2.0
Employee Engagement: People Matter, Language Matters
JANUARY 5, 2017
We get employee engagement ass backwards when we use language that dehumanizes employees. Read my short LinkedIn post: Employee Engagement: Ass Backwards. David Zinger is a human speaker and expert focused on employee engagement. Employee Engagement #employeeengagement David Zinger Employee Engagement Speaker human assets human resources
[Infographic] Employee Engagement In The Workplace
DECEMBER 23, 2016
Motivating employees can be a tricky subject. In the past, many companies have used “blanket management,” which treats all employees the same way. But today’s low employee engagement rates are proving the one-size-fits-all motivational tactics are just not working. ” Chances are, the car isn’t bad—and neither are your employees.
What Can Leaders do About Employee Engagement?
ATD Human Capital
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
workers are considered engaged in their jobs. Sally, on the other hand, is part of the 68 percent who are considered either not engaged or actively disengaged in their jobs. What Does It Mean to Be Engaged? As a report by Institute of Employment Studies states, the ability to grow and take on new jobs makes employees feel valued, which is the strongest driver of engagement.
Simple Steps To Improving Employee Engagement
FEBRUARY 8, 2017
Well, 2016 was the year that a once rarely used buzzword took over: employee engagement. Of course, the term ‘employee engagement’ is open to translation, and can mean a variety of different things to different people in different sectors, but the very notion of why it is important is easy to understand. But how does one create a more engaged workforce?
Employee Engagement Monday Mirth: Are You Worthy?
OCTOBER 17, 2016
Employee Engagement cartoon by my good friend John Junson. David Zinger is an employee engagement expert and speaker who believes we must be able to laugh at ourselves. Employee Engagement David Zinger Employee Engagement Speaker employee engagement cartoon employee engagement strategy test John Junson cartoon
Want to Increase Employee Engagement? Stop Recognizing Employees.
What is Paul Thinking
JANUARY 14, 2016
Companies have placed an unprecedented focus on recognition as THE way to drive employee engagement. blame it on the book Drive , which when published, shifted the conversation toward recognition as a driver of performance and engagement (to the exclusion of all else I might add.) Yet engagement numbers still lag. Trish said: “Interesting. Wonder why?”. disagree. Simple.
Employee Engagement Humor: Who’s the Boss
OCTOBER 25, 2016
The new Halloween scary costume cartoon on our Employee Engagement Network by John Junson. David Zinger is an employee engagement expert and speaker who believes when we laugh, we last! Employee Engagement David Zinger Employee Engagement Speaker employee engagement cartoon employee engagement humor employee engagement network John Junson
10 Mind-blowing Statistics on Performance Reviews and Employee Engagement
JUNE 28, 2016
Employees are constantly looking to improve themselves and are looking for timely, specific and helpful feedback. Don’t use the annual performance review as your only opportunity to tell your employees what's working and what's not. Employee EngagementDaniel Pink , the Washington D.C.-based