Employee Motivation

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How communication improves employee motivation

Inadequate and ineffective employee communications can be your worst enemy when it comes to employee motivation. It can result in high staff attrition rates, reduced customer satisfaction and falling productivity. When it comes to employee motivation, employee communications are your best friend. Not only do they have a positive impact on employee motivation, but they […]

Motivation in the digital workplace

The workplace is changing, and digital technologies are having more and more of an impact. Instead of communicating by email and phone, we’re using instant messaging and communication boards like Slack and conferencing applications such as Skype. Employees collaborate more and teams who are based in different locations can work together in real time. Businesses […]

Employee engagement key to employee retention

Recruitment and retention are still a key challenge for HR professionals. Recruiting new employees is both expensive and time-consuming, which is why organisations and HR professionals need to work hard to recruit and retain good employees. Just look at these recruitment statistics from Glassdoor… It takes an average of 52 days to fill an open […]

5 ways to keep your employees productive

Have you ever read articles by marketing guru, Seth Godin? Although he focuses on marketing, a lot of what he talks about can be related to HR issues: employee engagement, employee retention, and employee productivity. In some of his articles and speeches, he talks about a race to the bottom: an urge by businesses to do […]

How to attract more Millennials to your workforce

Despite the huge number of Millennials in today’s workforce, retaining them can be difficult. But Millennials are now the biggest generation in the workforce, and it’s this generation that will be responsible for driving your organisation forward. Hiring and retaining Millennials is crucial to your business development plans. Here are 5 ways to recruit into your […]

Ten top tips to help you communicate more efficiently with your employees

Trying to create employee communications that appeal to all your employees is a tough job; after all, you’re potentially talking to many different generations, nationalities, languages and abilities. It is imperative that organisations communicate effectively, because if you’re not communicating effectively, then it becomes tough to have a highly motivated, engaged and performing workforce. Effective communication […]