Employee Wellness: Give Your Employees Options

HR Bartender

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.

Kim Cameron On Mastering Your 1-on-1 Meetings

15Five

Research shows that quality 1-on-1 meetings — those indispensable conversations between managers and employees — are a huge factor! The business impact of highly effective 1-on-1 meetings. • This meeting is not an annual appraisal. It’s not a quarterly meeting.

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Your Blueprint for Employee Performance Meetings

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is an excerpt from my book, “ Essential Meeting Blueprints for Managers.” Employee performance meetings happen all the time in business. We’re not talking about meetings that address employee discipline or terminations.

How To Have Transformational 1-on-1 Meetings With Your Employees

15Five

Did you know employees are three times more likely to be engaged at work if they have managers who hold regular meetings with them? While many managers do hold 1-on-1 meetings with their direct reports, it’s far too common that they are rushed, tactical, and transactional.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

higher productivity and an overall better recruiting. Candidates search for job openings where they meet the basic. Meet Tim, a young college graduate with. expected to scan hundreds of applications, searching for the select few that meet. to meet you on Monday.

How to Hold Productive and Enjoyable Meetings

Bonusly

Just as you’re approaching peak productivity, a calendar reminder blinks onto the middle of your screen: MEETING IN 5 MINUTES. You sigh and head to the conference room, knowing you’re in for another unnecessary meeting. Why Meetings are a Drain. Why Meetings are Important.

Running a Successful Virtual Meeting

Professional Alternatives

With companies rushing to set up remote arangements for employees working from home, there has been a drastic drop off of in-person meetings. While the need for communicating with co-workers remains steady, more and more businesses are turning to virtual meetings.

How To Make Your One On One Meetings More Effective

15Five

One on One Meetings are one of the most important tools available to managers, and they are instrumental to running a successful company. Those conversations have to happen at the level of the one on one meeting. One on one meetings help avoid spontaneous management combustion.

How Employee Wellness Programs Boost Productivity

15Five

Wellness can be defined as the active process of becoming aware of and making choices towards a healthy and fulfilling life. But for employees to perform well, they must be well. The Wellness and Performance Connection. Getting On Board with Wellness.

How To Foster A Thriving Team Via Better Meetings: An Interview With Mamie Kanfer Stewart

15Five

Meetings are tricky things. When done poorly, they can dissolve productivity and cost your company significantly. Better meetings can facilitate innovation and improve your organizational culture. How can the learnings from effective team meetings translate into action?

5 Meditation Techniques to Improve Employee Wellness and Productivity

Career Metis

So, the wellness of employees is paramount in forging a strong and successful organization. The employee wellness industry is today a $40 billion industry. And many of the top companies have developed unique employee wellness programs to keep their workforce healthy and productive.

Super Meetings: More Effective, Productive, And Collaborative

SuccessFactors

The core strategy team arrives in the meeting room. The boss is already anxious and stressed out—for this is a crucial meeting that will define the future of his unit. Needless to say, this was a totally ineffective, mismanaged and unproductive meeting—and everyone knows it.

How (and Why) to Start a Corporate Employee Wellness Program

Fond

They may be hardworking, but they are in desperate need of an employee wellness program. Personal health is not only the key to living a long life, but the key to creating a healthier and more productive workforce. Why a Corporate Wellness Program Matters. Increased Productivity.

The Only 3 Reasons to Hold a Business Meeting

HR Bartender

Business meetings are the bane of our professional lives. According to The Muse, managers spent between 35 – 50% of their time in meetings. You might be saying, the answer to this is get rid of meetings. I doubt that meetings are going away. That’s a meeting.

Meetings: The First 15 Minutes Matter

All Things Workplace

Meetings offer a perfect example. I was working with a VP who started off her 3-day, first quarter meeting with a 20 minute introduction. As a result of meals, breaks, and small group sessions, everyone knew everyone else pretty darned well by 6 p.m. HR Leadership Meetings

How to Boost Team Meeting Productivity

Business2Community Leadership

Make your meetings more productive by designing them to bring out the best in everyone. How many of the meetings you attended in the past week were as productive as you would have liked? Meetings, whether team or one-on-one, are often designed around a template or whatever feels most appropriate to the team manager. Design Your Meetings for Maximum Engagement. Below are the two most common meetings: 1) Team and Project Meetings and 2) One-on-one meetings.

All well and good: From wellness to well-being

Bersin with Deloitte

The move to expand traditional wellness programs into more holistic well-being programs is more than just “the right thing to do” to help employees manage their personal and professional stress; it can also create significant business value. From wellness to well-being.

Employee Well-being Needs to Include Retirement Plans

HR Bartender

Thinking about and planning for retirement can have a huge impact on well-being. Should HR consider retirement planning a part of their well-being programs? The well-being programs of the future will achieve greater results by focusing on all five of the elements I mentioned.

A remote classroom expert’s 3:2:1 approach to more productive online meetings

Qualtrics HR

Whether your organization is all-remote, just transitioning to remote work , or halfway there, running effective online meetings is crucial to employee productivity and success. 3 actions to take before the meeting. Set expectations around remote meeting behavior.

A Handful Of Expert Tips To Sustainably Increase Workplace Productivity

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Over the last few years, employee productivity has become one of those ubiquitous business buzzwords like company culture and employee engagement. I can tell you that when we share posts on social media, the ones dealing with productivity outperform the others by a wide margin.

Making Your Meetings Better: The Business Case for a Fix

Future of Work

What is it worth to make your meetings both more efficient and more effective? Imagine this: a team of 10 well-paid professionals holds a one-hour status/progress meeting every Monday. And it’s only considering meeting efficiency improvements.

The Only One On One Meeting Checklist You Will Ever Need

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“I’m so sorry, I need to reschedule our one on one meeting again.”. Managers can often shy away from these meetings because they don’t know how to structure them or how to have difficult conversations. Before the One on One Meeting. The Meat of the Meeting.

Is This Meeting Necessary?

Future of Work

There is no question that the future of work is centered around meetings. Meetings are the way people share ideas, learn from each, collaborate to produce new knowledge, solve problems, and make decisions. That’s why I am on a crusade to make every meeting matter.

eBook Preview: Employee Onboarding Meets Your Overall Management Strategy

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Including onboarding as part of performance management enhances the employee experience , which in turn improves retention and helps to create a more productive and connected workforce. Once they get clearance, someone shows them to their department, but the manager is in a meeting. •

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All well and good: From wellness to well-being

HR Times

The move to expand traditional wellness programs into more holistic well-being programs is more than just “the right thing to do” to help employees manage their personal and professional stress; it can also create significant business value. From wellness to well-being.

30% of scheduled meetings never happen, and it's costing employers

Workplace Diva

meeting. Welcome to the age of the "ghost meeting", where a meeting room is booked, but no one shows up. Even more, companies with 250 employees are wasting $24,000 each year on ghost meetings that never happen. via GIPHY All these faux meetings impact the bottom line.

8 Tips For Financial Wellness In The Wake of Pandemic

Thrive Global

Most people do not have a life insurance policy because they misunderstand this product. It can help meet housing payments and ongoing living expenses, or help fund college educations for your children or grandchildren, and much more.

Back to Basics: Making Your Meetings More Effective

Future of Work

I’ve been studying and writing about organizational meetings for years. But I haven’t spent enough time discussing why making meetings matter is so important. In other words, what is the business case for changing the way you design and lead meetings? Improving Meeting Outcomes.

Why Meetings Matter

Future of Work

“A meeting is an indispensable tool – if you don’t want to get anything done.” The beauty of the way knowledge-based organizations operate is that the more engaged – and the more respected – workers are, the more productive they are, and the happier their customers are as well.

3 Steps to More Strategic Meetings

HR Ringleader

I’ve been thinking about meetings. Now that I am back in a corporate role, where my day is mostly filled with meetings, the importance of setting boundaries and understanding how to handle delicate situations is even more critical. Provide a clear meeting purpose.

Meeting Healthcare Needs with Advanced Scheduling

nettime solutions

has been a hot topic for some time with congressional showdowns, insecurity around costs, and the steps that providers and organizations take to meet the rising tide of need. And of course, there will always be people who want a career that pays well. Healthcare in the U.S.

Wellness & Wellness Programs for Employee Engagement

EmployeeConnect

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.

Conducting Effective Team Meetings

EmployeeConnect

Whenever we think of team meetings, we either hate them or love them, isn’t it? Different managers have different ways of conducting team meetings. There are examples of managers who conduct meetings in a very rushed and superficial manner. On the other hand, there are meetings which go on for hours discussing things which need not be raised in the presence of the entire team. So is there an effective way of conducting team meetings?

Working Remotely: Ideal Work Environment Or Threat To Culture And Employee Productivity?

15Five

In fact, Softchoice found Millennials twice as likely to feel more productive and better equipped working at home than Baby Boomers. These world-traveling workers are often inspired by the changing landscape, inspiration that pours over into their work product.

Google Ends Weekly "All-Hands" Meetings: Here's Why.

The HR Capitalist

In case you missed it, Google has decided to stop holding a weekly "all-hands" meeting they call TGIF in response to leaks and the meetings being dominated by issues considered non-core to the business (my words, not theirs).