Employee Engagement

3 more ways we piss off our employees

If you asked your employees for a list of things that really piss them off, I’m sure they wouldn’t be shy in rattling off a few. But let me ask you – how many of these do you know about and how many of these physically and/or emotionally drive your employees away from your company? […]

Employee Engagement

Stop letting false successes define you!

I tossed and turned all night long questioning and doubting myself. Why did ‘success’ escape me yet again? What did I do wrong? But then I thought to myself, am I asking the wrong questions? Instead shouldn’t I be asking myself these questions – what is success, and, more importantly – what successes do I […]

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

We pay people for more than their hands, right?

Have you ever heard someone say something so simple, so basic, but yet so profound? Well that’s exactly what happened the other day when Glenn and I were leading a workshop with a company’s line managers, having wonderful discussions about the critical role they have to play when it comes to employee engagement. We were […]

Employee Engagement

Why bad bosses truly do ruin lives

We all have a story,  you know the one, where you haven’t liked or gotten on with a manager, where they’ve upset you, or where they just haven’t treated you fairly. But that’s OK, you put on a stiff upper lip and just get on with it, right?!  But what happens when you just can’t do […]


What happens when six rebels go out for dinner?

What happens when you get six HR rebels together for dinner? Well, let’s just say that these rebels don’t just challenge the status quo at work, but outside of work as well.  It was such an eventful evening that the group have named it “steakgate”. Interested? Well, read on to hear what happened. The story […]


Using gardening techniques for recognition

Here’s a blog you may find interesting which talks about using some of the basic gardening techniques in respect to gardening.

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