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Employee Engagement is a Core Strength for Top Workplaces

Top Workplaces Winner Loves from the Inside Out

2016 Top Workplaces: Achieva’s Workplace Culture Creates Engaged Employees Dedicated to Community Service When companies earn Top Workplace status, celebrations often ensue. Achieva Credit Union in Florida takes it a bit further. It loves to make videos. Lots of videos. Don’t be surprised to see its leadership team spoofing car commercials. Or busting a move […]

Three Great Workplace Culture Takeaways

Top Workplace TMNA Shares Perspectives on Success As we examine what creates great workplace culture in Top Workplaces, so much comes down to attitude that is cultivated, learned, and practiced. That’s certainly true at TMNA Services, LLC, an insurance services provider based in suburban Philadelphia. Here are just three great perspectives on workplace culture from […]

A Checklist for Organizational Change

The Sustainability of Results: Part III I had hoped I could boil down all the best global practices for organizational change sustainability into eight (or so) pithy points that would fit on a small laminated card. But after extensive research, input from the 95 contributing authors, and personal experiences, it’s just not possible. So here […]

Key Steps to Improving Employee Retention

Why Employee Retention and Hiring Plans Matter Now More Than Ever, Part II Do you know how many workers are looking to leave your company? Leaders are often surprised when I tell them their employees are considering better opportunities elsewhere. Turnover is costly, from lost productivity to recruitment and onboarding. Research shows the cost to […]

Employee Retention Challenges are the Result of Changing Labor Force Economics

Why Employee Retention and Hiring Plans Matter Now More Than Ever, Part I Organizations are benefiting from a stronger economy, and that’s good news overall. But leaders beware: you’re likely to face some daunting employee retention challenges in 2016—if you haven’t already. It’s time to make sure you are doing everything you can to keep […]

4 Ways For Improving Company Culture

How To Have A Great Workplace Culture Habitec Security’s president, John Smythe, was only 22 and just a few months out of college when he received a shocking phone call from his father. “Hey, I’ve been diagnosed with leukemia,” his dad said. “You need to come home and start learning some of this stuff.” The […]

The Sustainability of Results: Part II

Six Factors that Work Against Sustainable Solutions In a perfect world, organizations would address sustainability problems before they occur—and design conditions for sustainability from the beginning of an improvement effort. But as a senior vice president once said to me: Tom, I live in the real world where those preventive conditions just aren’t always possible. […]

Six Hard Facts Every CEO Needs to Know About Employee Engagement

by | January 29, 2016 | Employee Engagement, Retention

Part I: Disengaged Employees Cost You Money The war on talent. Lean organizations. Fierce competition. If you’re like most CEOs, you’re well aware of the challenges facing your business. You’ve tried quality. You’ve tried Lean Six Sigma. But in today’s environment, there’s only one sustainable competitive advantage. Employee engagement. Let’s start with a definition of […]

Fun Myths to Debunk Right Now

How to Develop Workplace Culture through Fun at Work So what challenges, roadblocks, and objections might you face when you are considering the development of employee culture through fun at work? Let’s tackle the most common objections we’ve seen in our experience in program development. They may be your own concerns, or the concerns of […]

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