Employee Engagement Is a Financial Strategy

HR Bartender

We spend a lot of time talking about creating employee engagement. The rationale being that engaged employees are highly productive. In creating employee engagement, we need to think about employee satisfaction. is a barrier to engagement.

Office Space Is an Employee Engagement Issue [infographic] – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

I know a lot of people toss everything into the “employee disengagement” pile. Reality is, the drivers of employee engagement (or disengagement) are the things that drive work and productivity. Therefore, it’s not a driver of employee engagement.

Employee Engagement is Viral

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Employee Engagement is viral, and new research shows that the manager may be “ground zero.”. You, as a manager, have a powerful effect on how engaged your organization will ultimately be. Engagement is ultimately a viral phenomenon. How Do You Spread Engagement?

Employee Engagement and Commitment Are Not the Same Thing

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As recruiting remains a challenge, I believe organizations will focus their resources toward making sure that they can keep the employees they have. Just like it’s easier to retain a customer (versus getting a new one), organizations will realize the same about employees. .

5 Culture Trends for 2019

attract, engage, and retain top talent should. workplaces where employees thrive. because when employees don’t feel connected. At the same time, employees report feeling. prioritize their social and emotional wellbeing: • Only 21% of employees say their organizations.

Employee Engagement Will Remain a Top Concern in 2018

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I was recently in a meeting with human resources professionals where the subject of employee engagement came up. And it’s obvious after that conversation, the term “employee engagement” has officially jumped the shark. So, we know engagement is critical.

Employee Engagement Surveys: 4 Planning and Execution Must-Haves

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Their services include employee experience surveys. If organizations want to get really good at execution, they should try to find what works well and include some sort of regularity to their efforts. The same holds true for employee engagement surveys.

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HOW TO: Turn Your Employee Engagement Survey Results into Action

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Their services include employee experience surveys. Let’s say your organization has conducted your employee engagement survey. The survey was implemented well and received high participation. Now, employees will expect to hear something about the results.

Employee Wellness: Give Your Employees Options

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We haven’t updated our furniture in a while – well, except for my Herman Miller office chair – and we think we’re due. Whether you have two, ten, hundreds, or thousands of employees, not everyone will be equally productive using the same desk or chair.

The Key to Employee Engagement: Your Net Promoter Score

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Workify is a technology-enabled service that helps companies measure and trend employee engagement over time through continuous feedback loops. It’s sad to say but businesses don’t appear to be really moving the needle when it comes to employee engagement.

The Missing Piece of your Employee Engagement Efforts

Speaker: Jason Lauritsen, HR Keynote speaker, author and consultant

When organizations work to improve employee engagement, the focus tends to be on the day to day work experience. Feedback is sought from employees through surveys and focus groups.

Employee Engagement Is the Key to Innovation – Friday Distraction

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We’ve all seen the reports that engaged employees are more productive. At the individual level, it means that an employee is producing their work outputs effectively. Engaged employees need to connect with the organization. It starts before the employee is hired.

Top 5 Employee Engagement Trends for 2019

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Increases in technology and employee management strategies have driven home an important point: employee engagement is important to business success, and yet woefully ignored. Gallup reports only 15 percent of employees worldwide are engaged in their jobs. American workers are twice as likely to be engaged, but even so, that leaves 70 percent of employees who are disengaged at work. Younger employees, especially, want their work to have a purpose.

How Organizations and Employees Can Start Focusing on Wellness

HR Bartender

An increasing number of companies are offering employee wellness programs. employers offer wellness benefits (up from 58 percent in 2008). That’s because organizations understand that healthy employees perform better. Focus on Wellness One Cycle at a Time.

Employee Well-Being Is a Company Issue

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Healthy individuals make for healthy employees. And healthy employees are productive, contributing to the organization’s goals (and bottom-line.). Gallup has one of the best well-being definitions I’ve seen. Many offer rewards in their wellness programs.

HR's Critical Role in Creating Productive and Meaningful Workplaces

Speaker: Ray Williams, President of Ray Williams Associates

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.

Organizations Must View Employee Engagement As a Long Term Business Activity

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(Editor’s Note: Today’s article is brought to you by our friends at Workify , a tech-enabled service that helps companies establish more real-time feedback loops to uncover hidden engagement issues. Employee Engagement Doesn’t Happen Overnight. So, employee engagement sticks.

5 Ingredients to Speak Your Employees’ Engagement Love Language

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While, Chapman’s theories are a great way to improve how we show appreciation to our coworkers and direct reports, they may not provide everything employees need to become fully engaged. They understand that design-based culture = employee experience. Employee Engagement

Bookmark This! Resources for Your Employee Wellness Program

HR Bartender

I saw your article on healthy employees being the new wave of the future and I was wondering if you happen to have a list of companies that offer health coaching as a benefit to their employees? It’s true, I do believe healthy employees have a direct impact on the company’s future.

Building Employee Engagement - DecisionWise

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Many in human resources look at employee engagement and say, “How do I sell this to my organization as something that is critically important?” Three Questions to Determine How Important Employee Engagement is to Your Organization. “Do Definition of Engagement.

Sustaining (or Boosting!) Engagement During Times of Change

Speaker: Maria Jimena Cispedes, Director of People and Org Effectiveness, Pure Storage

Employee Engagement: The Best Time To Do It Was 20 Years Ago

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It reminded me that the same philosophy applies to employee engagement. The ideal time to deal with engagement was decades ago. So, what do you do if employee engagement hasn’t been priority number one? RESOURCE : Employee Engagement Defined.

Wellness & Wellness Programs for Employee Engagement

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If we’re to assume that someone with no prior knowledge to what a “wellness program” is, I’d say their guess at it is something to do with helping you live longer. When we talk about wellness programs in the workplace environment, the type of keywords that should appear should be yoga classes, weight loss programs or even health screening check-ups. These keywords in a brief nutshell is what a wellness program entails. It’s doing the same to your employees too.

2018 Employee Engagement Driver Benchmark Results - DecisionWise

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DecisionWise has measured employee engagement drivers for over 20 years. Our research shows that there are 5 keys that drive employee engagement: Meaning, Autonomy, Growth, Impact, and Connection what we call engagement MAGIC. The Five Employee Engagement Drivers.

How to Get To the Root Cause of Employee Engagement Issues

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(Editor’s Note: Today’s article is brought to you by our friends at Workify , a tech-enabled service that helps companies establish more real-time feedback loops to uncover hidden engagement issues. Employee surveys are important. better timing) is what employees are looking for. #2

How Gratitude Can Increase Employee Engagement - DecisionWise

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Do employee engagement and gratitude go hand in hand? Recently, scientists have researched this concept and have found interesting connections with many aspects of well-being. Measure Employee Engagement At Your Company. Gratitude and Employee Values.

Money Doesn’t Buy Employee Engagement – Friday Distraction

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Today’s Time Well Spent from our friends at Kronos reminds us that money also doesn’t buy employee engagement. To me, this cartoon wasn’t about employee final paychecks. Organizations need to make sure an employee’s final paycheck is correct.

The Best New Books on Employee Engagement

Reflektive

The world of HR is constantly evolving, so it is absolutely critical for leaders and HR professionals to stay on top of emerging trends and innovative approaches to address classic conundrums, like employee engagement. . In today’s competitive talent market , employee engagement continues to come in at the top of the list when it comes to leadership concerns. Engaged employees means productive, loyal employees. Employee Engagement

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

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One of its well-known features is called AMA which stands for “ Ask Me Anything.” 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.

5 Articles That Reveal The Real Value Of Employee Engagement

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If there’s one thing that’s certain in the world of Human Resources, it’s that employee engagement matters. If there’s a second thing that’s certain, it’s that HR knowing this has done almost nothing to improve employee engagement. Engagement is not a program,” he states.

Show Me the Money: The ROI of Employee Engagement - DecisionWise

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Employee engagement drives individual performance in an organization, but do companies with more engaged employees out-perform those with a less-engaged workforce? Understanding the ROI of Employee Engagement is critical to organizational success.

Building Employee Engagement in Your Organization - DecisionWise

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Many in human resources look at employee engagement and say, “How do I sell this to my organization as something that is critically important?” Three Questions to Determine How Important Employee Engagement is to Your Organization. “Do Definition of Engagement.

You Can’t Tell Your Employees to Unplug If You Don’t Do It Yourself

HR Bartender

Well, one of the things we need to do is learn how to step away from technology every once in a while. My friend Mark Fogel recently wrote a post over on the SHRM blog titled, “ HR, it’s Time to Get Your Employees to Unplug ”. Technology is a wonderful thing.

Well-Being Impacts Performance Management

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Think about it, we talk about employee stress all the time. If employees are overwhelmed, what are the chances that the manager is overwhelmed too? We know well-being has an impact on employee engagement and performance.

7 More Fascinating Employee Engagement Trends For 2017

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It’s no surprise that employee engagement numbers have been abysmal for the last few years (and if that is a surprise, you need to read our blog more often.) According to Gallup, engaged employees comprise only around 30% of the workforce. So why the rise in engagement?

Why Most Organizations Are Getting Only Half of Employee Engagement Right

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More organizations today are aware of the benefits of engaged employees. But most are going in circles by addressing just half of the employee experience equation. However, they can also confuse organizations who don’t understand the concept of engagement.