Employee Engagement

3 reasons why timing is important for pop stars and HR!

I have a new understanding and appreciation for the expression ‘timing is everything’ after attending The Jingle Bell Ball last night, a concert in London having a lineup of ten famous pop stars. The final act was Little Mix, a hugely popular girl group, one that was one of the headline acts. But what happened […]

Employee Engagement

5 inspirational people I’m thankful for

Although I haven’t lived in the U.S. for twenty years, I still have a special place in my heart for the holiday of Thanksgiving. It brings back memories of sitting around the table with people I love and respect, sharing stories of thanks and creating new moments to be thankful for. As I’ll be on […]

Employee Engagement

Building engagement is all about having the ‘right’ tools

Let me start out by saying that I am absolutely rubbish at throwing a ball. Always have been, and always will be! However, a friend of mine recently taught me how to use a ball launcher gadget that miraculously transformed me into a world-class ball thrower, and, at the same time reminded me of the […]

Culture

5 questions to ask to create survey ‘happy endings’

Once upon time there was a prince. He was handsome, and he was well-loved by his followers. But then a curse turned him into a hideous beast, punishing him for his cold-hearted and selfish ways. Soon his followers came to both fear and mistrust him. Sound familiar? It should, as it’s from ‘Beauty and the […]

Culture

3 reasons you’re never too old to innovate

A few years ago I was looking for a new job when a recruiter called to tell me that I was ‘the’ perfect person for a role he was looking to fill. It was for a global company, one that was expanding quickly, and would benefit from my experience as a global rewards leader. Great, […]

Employee Engagement

How we all can, and must, learn to flip in both directions

When I was young I was a gymnast, in fact I was a competitive gymnast. For those of you who know me, you’re probably not surprised by this, as I have a competitive attitude and nature in pretty much everything I do.   However, what you may not know about me is that although I […]

Employee Engagement

Is motivation as simple as a cuppa?

I was walking my dogs the other day, and on the way passed a man who was high up in a tree with only a harness holding him in place. At first I thought he was doing a bit of exercise, but quickly realized that he was there to do a job, which was to […]

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