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The 10 Best Tools for Increased Employee Engagement

CakeHR

A lot has been said and written about employee engagement. In fact, when it comes to increasing productivity in the workplace, the first question to pop in our heads is often the same—How do you engage employees in the workplace? What is employee engagement?

Keynote Speaker at SHRM Columbus 2019 HR Symposium on October 24th

Jason Treu

My interactive keynote presentation will be on building high performing teams and engaged cultures. Attendees will be playing Cards Against Mundanity in small groups to experience how to build high levels of trust, closeness, and teamwork in minutes.

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HR Podcast: Practical Teamwork & Onboarding w/ Jason Treu

Jason Treu

Anthony & I get into a “meaty” conversation on his fantastic human resources podcast (E1B2 Podcast -Employee 1st Business 2nd) on the challenges w/ employee engagement, employee experience, culture building, teamwork, new employee onboarding, & other HR areas. We also discuss why and the cost/impact strategies and tools to build it.

7 Steps to Improve Employee Engagement

Pingboard

There’s no doubt about it: When employees are engaged at work, they are significantly happier and more motivated—and it shows in their performance. So what exactly is employee engagement, other than a buzzword? What does this mean for employers with poor engagement?

The Secret to Building Great Teams: Create User Manuals [My article in Talent & Culture Magazine]

Jason Treu

The Secret to Building Great Teams: Create User Manuals [Talent & Culture Magazine]. Here is an excerpt from the article that discusses the strategy and how to do them : “Learning how best to work with others is a huge challenge that often derails and stalls organizations.

15 employee engagement ideas to try in 2017

Interact-Intranet

are engaged and that engagement costs companies between $450 and 550 billion each year. Recently, Gallup released the latest State of the American Workplace report, with fresh data on everything from engagement to retention. Why should I worry about employee engagement?

Build a Team of Personalities: One Consultant’s Approach to Improving Employee Engagement

Everwise

Personality tests like DISC, Myers-Briggs, Caliper, and others are a standard part of the hiring and onboarding processes in many organizations , but their results aren’t widely shared and discussed. How did you decide to use this kind of personality-driven team building?

#RedBranchWeekly: Day One & Beyond: Onboarding for Retention

marenated HR

By Alison Wurth: If you’re overwhelmed with all the intricacies of recruiting , hiring, onboarding, employee retention and so on, rest easy. But if you are not onboarding for retention, odds are the position you just filled is about to be open again shortly.

HR TechStack – Employee Engagement Software

WhoKnows

Employee Engagement Software Definition. Employee engagement software helps organizations solicit and track feedback from their employees, recognize employee achievements, and promote positive activity. The HR TechStack for Employee Engagement Software.

How to Streamline the Employee Onboarding Process

InfinityHR

percent, employers are struggling to invent new ways to attract and retain talented candidates for their teams. Given that the average employee alters their career path ten times between the age of 18 and 37, employers are scrambling for new and creative ways to retain top talent.

59 Awesome Employee Engagement Ideas & Activities for 2018 (Plus 10 New Bonus Ideas)

SnackNation

59 Awesome Employee Engagement Ideas & Activities for 2018 (Plus 10 New Bonus Ideas). The Top Employee Engagement Ideas: Align your company with a purpose. Find out what your team members are passionate about. 59 Employee Engagement Ideas: 1.

7 Great Employee Retention Strategies

Bonusly

Great news for employees, but rough water for employers trying to hang onto a steady workforce. 31% of employees quit before making it to the half-year mark! By some estimates, it can cost an employer double an employee’s salary to replace them when they quit. 25% of all employees are of this nature , what you might consider “high risk” when it comes to retention. How do you win the employee retention battle? Transparency is key in finding the right employees.

9 Strategies To Transform Your Employee Experience

Vantage Circle

But companies often forget about their most important asset- their employees. Fortunately, they are now shifting the focus to employee experience. Companies now understand that in order to provide a good customer experience, they first need to provide a better employee experience. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients. Employee experience or EX is not a linear process. Effective Onboarding Programs.

Do your Employee Communications Offer More “Treats” than “Tricks”?

Vibe HCM

And because my thoughts are never far from employee experience, I started to wonder what lessons we can learn from Halloween in how we prioritize employee experience and specifically the role of employee communications. Employee Centric Communication – 5 strategic elements.

Three Tips For Creating A Training System Focused On Communication

SuccessFactors

When onboarding employees, the strength of your training system determines how well they will adapt to your business environment. Sometimes, employees who don’t make the cut made mistakes that stem from improper training.

Real-Time Recognition and Feedback: The Key to Driving Sustainable Engagement

Achievers

The Link Between Engagement and Retention. Several studies have found a direct link between enhanced employee engagement and improved retention rates. While these tactics do offer some benefits, these strategies alone will never be enough to reap the reward of improved retention.

8 Meaningful Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in the Workplace

Bonusly

Since its inception, Black History Month has never been just a celebration of black America’s achievements and stories—it’s part of a deliberate political strategy to be recognized as equal citizens.” – Dr. Theodore R. Employee Engagement

The Art of Matchmaking Blog Series: Step 5 – Career Mapping and Succession planning

HR Management

Successful organizations have focused their talent management activities such as attraction, recruiting, hiring, onboarding, performance management, employee development, team building, and succession planning into a strategic workforce plan. This long-term strategy; aligned with organizational goals seeks to optimize business processes, people development, and productivity.

Why Employee Retention Is More Important Than Ever

SuccessFactors

In some corporate environments, employee retention can be little more than an afterthought. According to Statista , 64% of employees in North America report that they feel high levels of stress, with 34% citing workload as the number-one source. It can also boost employee engagement.

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Age Is Just A Number: How Peer-To-Peer Learning Can Strengthen A Multigenerational Workforce

SuccessFactors

In theory, this diversity should be a strength, but sometimes it’s hard to get our team members to see past their differences and work together. A team that has the enthusiasm of a millennial and the experience of a baby boomer would be unstoppable.

26 Amazing Employee Appreciation Ideas For 2019

Vantage Circle

Appreciation is considered one of the top motivators for employees. Employee appreciation has shown positive results in increased productivity as well as inciting feelings of loyalty towards one’s workplace. Did you know that 66% of employees are more likely to leave their job if they didn’t feel appreciated? Among millennials, the number of employees who’d leave if unappreciated jumps to 76%. The importance of employee appreciation is not lost on anyone.

26 Amazing Employee Appreciation Ideas For 2019

Vantage Circle

Appreciation is considered one of the top motivators for employees. Employee appreciation has shown positive results in increased productivity as well as inciting feelings of loyalty towards one’s workplace. Did you know that 66% of employees are more likely to leave their job if they didn’t feel appreciated? Among millennials, the number of employees who’d leave if unappreciated jumps to 76%. The importance of employee appreciation is not lost on anyone.

26 Amazing Employee Appreciation Ideas For 2019

Vantage Circle

Appreciation is considered one of the top motivators for employees. Employee appreciation has shown positive results in increased productivity as well as inciting feelings of loyalty towards one’s workplace. Did you know that 66% of employees are more likely to leave their job if they didn’t feel appreciated? Among millennials, the number of employees who’d leave if unappreciated jumps to 76%. The importance of employee appreciation is not lost on anyone.

HR Consulting Firms for Small Businesses: 15 Leading Experts

Astron Solutions

Especially true for small businesses, employee retention and buy-in are crucial elements needed to grow sustainably. Human resources management typically includes the following core responsibilities: Recruitment and onboarding/training. Employee development. Active Strategy.

5 Fun Strategies Companies Are Using to Make Remote Workers Feel Included

Linkedin Talent Blog

A 2017 study found that remote employees are more likely to feel left out or isolated than their onsite peers. And when employees work remotely most or all of the time, they can find it hard to mesh with the company culture, which will hold back collaboration and hurt engagement and morale.

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HR Supercharged: How Modern Tech is Changing Work

ClearCompany HRM

Choose Great Employees Over Top Candidates. HR departments, for instance, use applicant tracking systems to manage job ads, sort resumes, shortlist applicants, coordinate with their team/candidates and so on. The ATS also provides opportunities to build on the traditional process. With the right system, recruiting teams can create talent pipelines to fill roles quicker by not starting the vetting process over and over again each time a job opens.

Sapling - 7 Inexpensive Ways to Invest in Company Culture

Sapling

a letter to his entire team, Airbnb’s CEO, Brian Chesky, writes, “Our culture is the foundation for our company.” When candidates, employees, customers, and the public interact with your organization, what do they experience?

Employee Training On A Budget: 10 Tips For Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]

SAP Innovation

In a previous post , I covered strategies for successful onboarding of new employees. The topic today is training current employees – on a small budget, especially. Morale is maintained when employees have some input in the type of training they would like to receive.

March Madness: Look Beyond “One Shining Moment” For Lasting Results

SAP Innovation

While no team will enter the tourney with a dominating record, Villanova and Kansas have certainly had great seasons. It’s also interesting to note that the two teams have relied on experienced talent: Villanova has eight juniors and seniors on its 14-member roster, and Kansas has 10 juniors and seniors among its 16 players. Not all programs go about team-building in the same manner.

Introducing Generation Z

BirdDogHR

They’re not so different from millennials; they grew up similarly with technology on all sides and the same sense of inclusion and team building. As expected, their introduction to the workplace will further the technology gap between the younger employees and the boomer generation.

Tactical vs Strategic - What People Operations teams can learn from Google's Lazlo Bock. - Sapling Blog

Sapling

The tactical and the strategic aspects of HR are intertwined, but it’s when the People Ops team can build repeatable and scalable HR systems to manage the tactical, that they can turn focus to the strategic. How your People Ops team can gain employee trust?

10 Ways to Deliver Strategic HR

GuideSpark

And in addition to the new demands put on HR are new challenges—from contending with the rapid pace of technology; engaging multiple generations of workers; and facing an increasingly diverse, remote, and globalized workforce. Prioritize employee engagement.