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Improved Employee Engagement Reverses Downward Trend

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Here’s some fresh research on employee engagement numbers. It contradicts some other surveys and suggests a trend. Maybe that’s accurate. Maybe that’s not. Whether some average in a survey is bigger or smaller than some average in another survey should be…

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Added by Terry Williams on March 6, 2013 at 8:52pm — No Comments

Feedback: What Happens In Vagueness Stays In Vagueness

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Here’s a blog post about the dangers of non-specific feedback. The blogger references the work of psychologist Carol Dweck who I also quote in my book ‘The Brain-Based Boss’ on the subject of fixed versus growth mindsets. Here’s an…

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Added by Terry Williams on February 10, 2013 at 12:58pm — No Comments

Why You Can’t Rely on Compensation (nor Raises) for Employee Engagement Recognize This! – Compensation and praise/recognition are very different and fulfill very different employee needs. Let’s be ho…

Why You Can’t Rely on Compensation (nor Raises) for Employee Engagement

Recognize This! – Compensation and praise/recognition are very different and fulfill very different employee needs.

Let’s be honest with each other and – more importantly – with our employees.…

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Added by Derek Irvine on February 6, 2013 at 10:06am — No Comments

Why You Can’t Rely on Compensation (nor Raises) for Employee Engagement

Recognize This! – Compensation and praise/recognition are very different and fulfill very different employee needs.

Let’s be honest with each other and – more importantly – with our employees.…

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Added by Derek Irvine on February 6, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Employee Engagement Requires Commitment from Both Sides

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 29, 2013 at 4:39pm — No Comments

Disengaged Workers Health Suffers

Read the article in the MPI online News - http://www.mpiweb.org/blog/professionaldevelopment/20130118/Engaged_Employees_Have_Healthier_Lifestyles

Jason Hensel makes some good points in this article and shows how good health, healthy lifestyle impacts employee engagement. (Or the other way to look at it, engaged employees have a healthier life)  Who doesn't want to be…

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Added by Bonnie Mattick on January 22, 2013 at 12:30pm — 1 Comment

Wisdom from “Best Companies” Leaders: Mars, Inc.

Recognize This – Culture is the foundation of any company’s success, especially over the long-term.

Since the latest Fortune “Best Companies to Work For” list came out, there have been several interviews with CEOs and presidents of various organizations. I’ve read…

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 21, 2013 at 10:25am — No Comments

Behaviors Create Culture, Creating Reasons to Engage

Recognize This! – Employee engagement is the end point. Getting the steps to an engaging culture right, first, matters most.

I’ve written before that…

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 17, 2013 at 2:54pm — No Comments

Why CEOs/CFOs Should Care about Employee Engagement

Recognize This! – Employee engagement is a business driver, not a “nice to have.”

Why should CEOs and CFOs care about employee engagement? Increased engagement drives bottom-line business results. Towers Watson over the years has done…

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 15, 2013 at 12:52pm — No Comments

Stop Sabotaging Recognition (TedX Video)

Recognize This! – There is tremendous power in recognition, acknowledgment and appreciation, if you give it properly and accept it properly.

I just watched a terrific TedX video I need to share with you. Given by Christopher Littlefield, founder of AcknowledgmentWorks,…

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 11, 2013 at 10:41am — No Comments

Rule 1 of Employee Engagement: We’re Humans, Not Robots

Recognize This! – Rules for happy employees only work when leadership is willing to commit for it.

My timing seems to be a bit off. Yesterday I wrote about 4 steps to happiness at work, and…

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 10, 2013 at 11:58am — No Comments

Holistic Organizational Effectiveness - Free Report

The Holistic Organizational Effectiveness Survey (HOE Survey) was conducted in 2012. Quantisoft has just compiled the results and prepared a free report including the survey findings,  implications and very significant opportunities for organizations, HR, OD and consultants. The report is available to you at…

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Added by Howard Deutsch on January 10, 2013 at 8:46am — No Comments

Employee Entanglement

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It’s a new year so is it time for a new leadership buzzword? I have got to start inventing new words or phrases. Here’s an article that introduced me to the term ‘Employee Entanglement’ as the better thing beyond mere ‘Employee Engagement.’

I was quite prepared to put on my cynical hat and mock yet another buzzword that some author or consultant had invented to…

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Added by Terry Williams on January 8, 2013 at 11:40pm — No Comments

Employee Engagement: Money Matters and Radical Transparency

Two employee engagement money questions

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Don Macpherson from Modern Survey asked me the following two questions about compensation and employee engagement. These questions came out of Modern Survey's recent findings:

Employee engagement now includes compensation among the top drivers (number five according to…
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Added by David Zinger on January 4, 2013 at 2:08pm — No Comments

Smart New Year’s Resolutions to Energize & Engage Employees

Recognize This! – 3 simple steps to make your workplace stronger in the new year.

Are you writing your resolutions for the new year? It’s an exercise I enjoy, mostly to get my thoughts down on paper.

In a quick post for today, here are three resolutions that can benefit everyone you encounter in the workplace.

1)…

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 2, 2013 at 11:47am — No Comments

Managers Matter to Engagement – Here’s Why

Recognize This! – You need every leader on board with your initiatives to achieve your success goals in the new year.

2013 is just around the corner. The turning of the new year is a prime opportunity to reset expectations and goals for employees, realigning everyone behind your strategic objectives. Are your managers ready for this…

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Added by Derek Irvine on January 2, 2013 at 11:47am — No Comments

The Crux of the Employee Engagement Conundrum: Engagement to What?

Recognize This! – All efforts to increase employee engagement will fail unless individuals clearly see the meaningfulness and value of their contributions and efforts.

One of my go-to UK bloggers on all thing related to Human Capital Management (HCM) is…

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Added by Derek Irvine on December 17, 2012 at 1:22pm — 2 Comments

Don’t Treat Your Recognition Program Like a Hammer

"If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail."Abraham Maslow

Some companies think of recognition programs as a hammer.

A hammer is a tool consisting of a…

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Added by Roy Saunderson on December 14, 2012 at 10:49am — No Comments

Fall 2012 Workforce Mood Tracker: Recognition Linked to Core Values Delivers Increased ROI

Recognize This! – Frequent, timely recognition linked to your core values reduces turnover, increases productivity in delivering your company goals and objectives, and increases employee engagement.

The latest Globoforce Workforce Mood Tracker is out and the findings are quite interesting. I like this bi-annual report because it focuses on…

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Added by Derek Irvine on December 12, 2012 at 10:44am — No Comments

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