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Giving Employee Feedback
January 4, 2024
Giving Employee Feedback

Staff feedback is amazingly powerful. When performed effectively it can grow and develop your employees and boost communications and trust throughout your organization. We show how to develop it.

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Employee Performance: Exploring Ways To Measure, Evaluate And Improve It
December 1, 2023
Employee Performance: Exploring Ways To Measure, Evaluate And Improve It

Given how much staff bring to a business, it shouldn’t be hard to appreciate how much their performance can impact its success or failure. Learn how to measure, evaluate and improve staff performance.

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Employee Lifecycle: How Surveys Can Benefit Key Stages Of Your Employees’ Journey
October 26, 2023
Employee Lifecycle: How Surveys Can Benefit Key Stages Of Your Employees’ Journey

While your customers are vital to driving your revenue, your employees are equally crucial to keeping those customers happy and attracting new ones. We explore how employee lifecycle surveys help.

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Training Surveys: How To Run Them
October 13, 2023
Training Surveys: How To Run Them

Whatever your type of training and its aims, it’s likely to be a significant investment, so you’ll want to get it right. We show how running training surveys can help you with this.

A contented member of staff
Employee Surveys: Why They Are An Essential Tool For Your HR Team
September 29, 2023
Employee Surveys: Why They Are An Essential Tool For Your HR Team

Although firms can’t operate without the vital components of customers and employees, staff are often not nurtured as attentively as customers. We explore how to address this with employee surveys.

Happy member of staff working remotely
Happiness At Work Week: Ways To Increase Staff Contentment
September 15, 2023
Happiness At Work Week: Ways To Increase Staff Contentment

Everyone wants to be happier at work and there’s lots of benefits of a happier workforce for employers too. We explore how to achieve this through activities including surveys.

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Exploring The Impact Of Leadership On Employee Engagement And How Surveys Help
August 18, 2023
Exploring The Impact Of Leadership On Employee Engagement And How Surveys Help

While many organizations recognize the benefits of employee engagement, fewer are clear about the vital role that their leaders must play in this process. We explore this and the role of surveys.

Staff involved in a teambuilding trust exercise
Employee Trust: Boost It Through Employee Surveys
July 28, 2023
Employee Trust: Boost It Through Employee Surveys

For any organization that wants to succeed, gaining employee trust, so that everyone pulls in the same direction is vital in determining their future success. See how ongoing survey feedback helps.

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Employer Evaluation: How It Can Benefit Your Business
July 4, 2023
Employer Evaluation: How It Can Benefit Your Business

While staff evaluation is a commonly used business approach to assess employee performance, employer evaluation is equally valuable, but less commonly used. We show how it can benefit your business.

Planning a workplace wellbeing program to improve staff wellness
Workplace Wellbeing Surveys: Why They Matter For Your Business
June 21, 2023
Workplace Wellbeing Surveys: Why They Matter For Your Business

Given that just 24% of staff believe that their organization cares about their wellbeing, the need to better address mental health and wellness at work has never been more vital.

Woman involved in employee engagement activity with her work colleagues
Employee Engagement Metrics: Measure And Improve Staff Engagement
May 31, 2023
Employee Engagement Metrics: Measure And Improve Staff Engagement

As the modern-day workforce continues to get more complex and remote, the need to track and monitor your staff engagement levels has never been more important.

Woman meditates to better manage her anxiety in the work place
Mental Health Awareness Week: Managing Anxiety In The Workplace
May 9, 2023
Mental Health Awareness Week: Managing Anxiety In The Workplace

With the impact of workplace anxiety growing all the time, it’s an issue that urgently needs to be addressed. And the statistics support this.

Happy employee in the workplace
How To Measure Employee Experience
April 19, 2023
How To Measure Employee Experience

From happier, more engaged and productive employees to improved staff retention. With its many benefits, it’s not hard to see why more organizations are investing in EX.

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Stress Awareness Month: Tips For Tackling Workplace Stress
March 29, 2023
Stress Awareness Month: Tips For Tackling Workplace Stress

With workplace stress increasing, there’s never been a more urgent need to tackle stress within your own workforce. And the statistics back this up:

Meeting to discuss and set employee goals
Employee Goals: How To Set Questions And Strategies
March 28, 2023
Employee Goals: How To Set Questions And Strategies

While most organizations recognize that their staff are one of their most important assets, getting and maintaining the maximum performance from them can be more challenging.

Boss shakes hand of employee that's done a great job
Employee Appreciation Day Ideas
February 23, 2023
Employee Appreciation Day Ideas

With this year’s Employee Appreciation Day fast approaching, there’s never been a better time to show your employees that you care.

Overworked man quiet quitting
Using Employee Surveys To Combat Quiet Quitting
February 20, 2023
Using Employee Surveys To Combat Quiet Quitting

While the ‘Great Resignation’ was one of the major trends to come out of the Covid lockdowns, as more people left their jobs to find improved conditio...

Sending your business some love
This Valentine’s Get To The Heart Of What Your Audience Loves
February 10, 2023
This Valentine’s Get To The Heart Of What Your Audience Loves

While many couples will be using the opportunity of Valentine’s Day, to reacquaint themselves with what they most love about one another, it can also...

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Creating An Employee-Centric Culture: Why It Matters
January 20, 2023
Creating An Employee-Centric Culture: Why It Matters

Employees are like the building blocks of an organization. When they’re happy, engaged, dedicated and working hard, they provide the solid foundations...

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How To Measure Trust
January 3, 2023
How To Measure Trust

As humans we’re hardwired to connect with and trust others. In fact, without this we would struggle to survive as a species, as we rely on trust in or...

Using a survey to get the pulse of staff sentiment
Pulse Survey Best Practices
December 14, 2022
Pulse Survey Best Practices

While the use of employee surveys in the workplace continues to grow, there are times when you just want to check in quickly with your staff on one or...

Employees motivating and celebrating each others success
How To Measure Employee Motivation
December 5, 2022
How To Measure Employee Motivation

From increased productivity, lower absenteeism and reduced staff turnover levels to improved staff/management relations, a more positive work ethic an...

Boss open to ideas during staff meeting
How To Measure Employee Loyalty
November 15, 2022
How To Measure Employee Loyalty

Compared with the concepts of employee engagement and job satisfaction, employee loyalty is often one of the least appreciated and explored areas of s...

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How To Measure Employee Satisfaction
October 25, 2022
How To Measure Employee Satisfaction

Every business strives to build a thriving workplace with contented teams and staff, yet many employees are unhappy. In fact, in one of the UK’s large...

Man working remotely overseas
The Future Of Remote Working
July 27, 2022
The Future Of Remote Working

Given the chaos caused by the Covid 19 pandemic over the last two and half years and ongoing uncertainty about future variants, it’s difficult to pred...

Staff member write their resignation letter
How To Manage The Great Resignation
July 25, 2022
How To Manage The Great Resignation

With almost a fifth of the UK workforce admitting they intend to leave their current job for a new one in the next 12 months, the Great Resignation sh...

Why Employee Experience Matters
July 11, 2022
Why Employee Experience Matters

When it comes to experiences and how they help shape future behavior, there are similarities between consumers and employees.

Employee voluntarily putting in extra hours at work
Discretionary Effort In The Workplace
June 28, 2022
Discretionary Effort In The Workplace

Whether a customer or colleague, or maybe a friend or family member. I’m sure you can all recall times when you went the extra mile for someone and yo...

Crowd demanding greater equality through diversity
Diversity and Inclusion Survey Questions for Employees
February 18, 2022
Diversity and Inclusion Survey Questions for Employees

From rewards and recognition to professional development opportunities and leadership from senior managers, there are many things that can influence t...

Employee engagement in action with team bonding exercise
Employee Engagement Action Plan Ideas
February 9, 2022
Employee Engagement Action Plan Ideas

When it comes to business success your staff are one of your most crucial assets. Not only through the knowledge and ideas they bring, but in how well...

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