Employee Engagement Articles

  • 5 Ways to Recognize and Delight Your Employees

    July 1, 2019

    Employees who don’t feel recognized for doing great work are twice as likely to be job hunting and 34% more likely to leave their current company within a year. And it’s easy to understand why — even if you enjoy your job, feeling like no one values your work can be discouraging, to say the least.  Luckily, recognizing employees doesn’t need to require a big...

  • How You Can Develop a Curious Workforce — and Reap the Benefits

    June 12, 2019

    Curiosity fares poorly in the business world. Like creativity, curiosity is something that every company says it wants from employees — before throwing up barriers to prevent or contain it. Some of this is cultural. We have always viewed curiosity with skepticism. Our foundational stories, from Pandora to Adam and Eve, speak to the idea that folks will be...

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

    March 7, 2019

    The freedom to work when and where they choose is a huge draw for today’s workforce. In fact, LinkedIn’s Global Talent Trends 2019 report found that 36% of women and 29% of men consider flexible work arrangements to be a very important consideration when choosing a job. But flexible work arrangements by themselves aren’t enough. A 2017 study found that remote...

  • Candidates are Ghosting New Employers – Here’s How You Can...

    January 16, 2019

    Imagine you’ve just spent months recruiting the perfect candidate. Their first day finally arrives … but they don’t. You’ve been...

  • Why Unlimited Vacation Is an Incredibly Smart HR Move, Not ...

    May 23, 2017

    Ping pong tables, catered lunches, free gyms, and even “puppytoriums” - these are just a few of the perks some companies have started...

  • 3 Ways Recruitment Can Help Create an Engaged Workplace

    April 4, 2017

    There’s little doubt that employee engagement has been in a difficult place the last few years. And, Gallup's State of the American...