Use Storytelling to Create Employee Engagement

HR Bartender

As I was thinking of these principles, it reminded me of the opportunities we have to engage employees with our storytelling. It could be said that the principles of engagement are based upon truth, positivity, effectiveness, efficiency, and a desire to move forward.

Use An “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) To Create Employee Engagement

HR Bartender

It’s a great way to allow employees to interact with senior management. Even if some employees miss the session, you can always promote the archive for later reading. Like a social platform that has a very engaging activity, for instance.

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The Link Between Employer Branding and Employee Engagement

ClearCompany HRM

Time-to-fill, return on investment, employer branding, turnover, engagement. Employee Engagement Employer Branding Employers have lots of concepts to juggle. Sometimes these concepts bleed together, and sifting through them for the right plan of action can be difficult.

The T-Shirt Employee Engagement Survey

HR Bartender

It also reminds me of those days when we were designing these t-shirts for employees. We designed the t-shirt specifically with the employee in mind. Because we wanted the employee to actually wear the t-shirt. Employees need to actually be proud of the organization.

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Labor Day 2015

HR Bartender

Employee engagement is in decline and employee wages aren’t keeping up with the cost of living. The post Labor Day 2015 appeared first on hr bartender. Tomorrow is the Labor Day holiday in the United States.

The (New) Definition of Employee Engagement

Grovo HR

Employee engagement has been one of the most talked-about topics in human capital management for twenty-five years. This is our proposed definition of ‘employee engagement’ and the thinking that went into it. Engaged employees are more motivated than disengaged employees.

Getting at the Heart of Employee Engagement

Ultimate Software

WE NEED EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT! ” It becomes a battle cry around which we hope to rally the troops to get our employees’ heads in the game at work and keep the floodgates of unwanted attrition from opening wider than they already are. By Colin McLetchie.

[Webinar] 2015 Employee Engagement Trends to Watch

Quantum Workplace

Despite a positive economic climate, employees are disengaging from the workplace. Find out in our upcoming webinar: 2015 Employee Engagement Trends to Watch. Employee Engagement

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May 2015 Product Release: Improve Knowledge Sharing, Hiring Decisions and Employee Engagement

Cornerstone On Demand

In the age of the always-connected workforce, employees feel overwhelmed with the excessive amount of information they receive. Provide a central hub in which employees can engage in productive discussions to share information and participate in continuous learning.

Bersin Says “Thanks” Critical for Employee Engagement


— There are many drivers of employee engagement, but feedback, recognition and “thanks” lead the charge. As soft as it seems, saying “thank you” is an extraordinary tool to building an engaged team. by Derek Irvine. Recognize This!

10 Surprising Employee Engagement Statistics for 2015

Quantum Workplace

A lot of different variables—including company size, industry, and geographic location—affect employee engagement statistics. Here are 10 surprising employee engagement stats from our 2015 Employee Engagement Trends Report. Employee engagement declined to its lowest point in eight years. Employee Engagement

Quick Shots for #HR and #Business Pros – February 2015

HR Bartender

I must admit I’m looking forward to the Internet blowing up (figuratively, not literally) on March 14, 2015. The Chief Happiness Officer blog is reporting that March 31, 2015 is International Quit Your Crappy Job Day.

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Employee Engagement: Pay Attention to These

All Things Workplace

The notion of Employee Engagement has been with us for a while now. I noticed in a meeting last week that everyone was passionate when we started discussing "engagement". How Do You Define Employee Engagement?

5 Ways to Increase Employee Engagement


Employee engagement isn’t just about employees being happy and content at work, it’s about employees being committed and excited to contribute ideas, thoughts, and products to lead an organization to its overall goal. Employee engagement is suffering. According to Gallup’s State of the Global Workplace report, only 13% of employees worldwide are engaged at work. Also, be sure to allow employees to make the suggestions anonymously.

4 Things Top Managers Do To Improve Employee Engagement

The People Equation

Improving your interactions with employees isn’t rocket science, but it does take effort. I interviewed top managers to find out specifically what they do to create connection and engagement with their employees. Leadership employee engagement Kevin Kruse Series Managemen

Linking Employee Engagement and Customer Satisfaction


A company is doing something right if both their employees and customers are happy, but what is the connection between the two? Happy Employees = Happy Customers. Therefore, employee engagement is indirectly, yet importantly, linked to financial performance.

How to Recover From a Decade of Lost Employee Engagement

Cornerstone On Demand

Little progress has been made on the state of employee engagement since 1999, when the Gallup Organization’s groundbreaking work First Break All the Rules: What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently took the industry (and New York Times bestseller list) by storm.

The Employee Engagement Hoax? What Every HR Professional Needs to Know


It’s hard to attend an HR conference or visit an HR website and not hear the term “employee engagement.” Deloitte’s Global Human Capital Trends 2015 report rated culture and engagement as “the most important issue overall, slighting edging out leadership (the No.

Wanna Calculate Your Employee Engagement ROI?


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 is not a “nice to have.” How can you actively increase engagement?

Balancing Manager and Individual Responsibility for Employee Engagement


Engagement is an individual choice on a perpetual continuum influenced by leaders and managers, especially. I’ve been asked a couple of times recently, “Do you think ‘ employee engagement ’ has become just another business buzzword?”. Truly engaged employees are “bought in.”

Oracle Employees Say Recognition from Peers Most Powerful Means for Employee Engagement


Employees are telling us what would engage them more in their work. Want to know how to engage employees? Perhaps the best (and obvious) answer is to ask the employees. Who has greater influence on employee engagement: 42% say peers. by Derek Irvine.

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5 Microlessons from HR Innovators at Cornerstone Convergence 2015

Cornerstone On Demand

After three days' worth of talent management trends and takeaways at Convergence 2015, our brains are brimming with fresh ideas about the new world of work. "The employee of the future has to be committed to lifelong learning—not just one event."

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Employee Engagement Spectrum: Myths Versus Facts

ATD Human Capital

Stats on employee engagement can be scary. But Tracy Maylett reminds leaders that engagement isn’t binary, it’s a continuum. In fact, a nalysis of more than 16 million engagement survey responses reveals that engagement can be broken into four basic categories.

Boo! Four Scary Employee Engagement Situations to Avoid With Better Survey Data Analysis


Getting a great employee engagement score, but discovering that 15% of your workforce spends half their day on non work-related tasks. Yes, well-intentioned employee engagement tactics can backfire. A culture of bad behavior can have a serious impact on employee morale.

Celebrate the 25th Birthday of Employee Engagement

Grovo HR

An idea as powerful as employee engagement seems like it should have been around forever. But managers haven’t always talked about the need to engage employees the way they’re talking about it today. Actually, employee engagement is a fairly young idea.

Making the Case for Employee Engagement Efforts

ATD Human Capital

To be proactive about increasing employee engagement, organizational leaders must become the driving force—making engagement a business and strategic imperative.

Leading Yourself on the Path to Employee Engagement

The People Equation

Do employees really want to be engaged? If you define “employee engagement” as author Kevin Kruse does (“The emotional commitment the employee has to the organization and its goals”), it’s likely that yes, all employees want to feel some level of connectedness to the work they do.

Five Must-Attend #HRTechConf 2015 Sessions


And with employee engagement and culture becoming the number one challenge companies face worldwide, according to Bersin by Deloitte , there is a plethora of sessions focusing on this very topic. Fueling Engagement and Accelerating Performance at Hampton Monday, October 19th at 11 a.m.

Where Can HR Have the Biggest Business Impact in 2015?

Cornerstone On Demand

It’s March, but it’s never too late to be evaluating your 2015 goals as an HR leader. The Biggest HR Challenges of 2015. You want to know the answer and so do we: Where Can HR Have the Biggest Business Impact in 2015?

Why the Buzz about Employee Engagement and Company Culture?


According to Deloitte’s Global Human Capital Trends 2015 , company culture and employee engagement is a driving issue for the top companies in the world. What is employee engagement? Engagement is the manifestation of a strong company culture. In other words, the stronger a company’s culture, the better employees understand what is expected of them and what they are working toward. For starters, employees are very much like customers.

A New Definition of Employee Engagement: Think Of It Like Your Health

Grovo HR

What exactly is employee engagement? Dig into the issue for a few minutes and you’re likely to see more definitions of engagement than you have employees to engage. It could just be that “engagement” isn’t a conveniently identified concept. Engagement hr

Keeping Employees Engaged While On The Road

nettime solutions

Keeping employees engaged with the company and their own personal work projects is a challenge. Maintaining employee engagement while you yourself as a manager are traveling is a different beast altogether. Obstacles from the employee’s perspective.

Employee Engagement is Key


She says: “How do you continue to recognize your employees through the fast paced environment? Whereas leaders we get bogged down with managing multiple priorities at times although we know this is key for employee engagement but it just slips through the hands.”

Crisis of Confidence: 9 Uncertainties that Affect Employee Engagement

Quantum Workplace

Before you invest time and energy in an employee engagement strategy, read this list of nine key areas where employees lack confidence in their employers (according to our 2015 trends report). Unique Benefits The 2015 Read more. Employee Engagement

Getting Passionate: Employee Engagement


Employee engagement was one of the most discussed topics of 2014 and the first half of 2015, as leaders looked for ways to get the most out of their employees. While this is great news, it also creates a challenge for those responsible for employee engagement.