Emenex News – 7 December

Every two weeks we bring you opinion, news and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Organisational Performance, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Editorial: Being Purposeful About Happiness at Work I love the idea of people being happy in their work; after all, on average we all spend a third of our waking hours there. But […]

Read More

Pulling the UK out of the Productivity Nosedive!

Once again the issue of UK productivity has raised it’s painful head. With the 2017 Budget came the news from the Office of Budget Responsibility (OBR) that the UK economy will grow by less than 2% in each of the next 5 years – the worst forecast since 1983. Underpinning this is an even more […]

Read More

Emenex News – 23 November

Every two weeks we bring you opinion, news and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Organisational Performance, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Editorial: Risk Taker or Safe Pair of Hands: Which Are You? City and Guilds, the provider of services to training providers, employers, and trainees across a variety of sectors worldwide, report that 87% […]

Read More

Emenex News – 9th November

Every two weeks we bring you opinion, news and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Organisational Performance, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Editorial: A Case of Failed Integrity It’s been a difficult week in politics in the UK, and this time not just because of Brexit. Following the troubling revelations about the behaviour of Harvey […]

Read More

Emenex News – 26 October

Every two weeks we bring you opinion, news and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Organisational Performance, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Editorial: Do Organisations Really Need a ‘Chief Happiness Officer’? Marie Puybaraud, Global Head of Research at JLL, reports on the rising trend to appoint somebody in the role of ‘CHO’ or ‘Chief Happiness […]

Read More

Emenex News – 12 October

Every two weeks we bring you opinion, news and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Organisational Performance, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Editorial:  Great Expectations..? The study and practice of employee engagement (an index of workplace perceptions that are consistently predictive of positive business outcomes [Gallup]) has progressed over recent years, moving from the […]

Read More

Why are high-flyers experiencing such turbulent times?

I recently took advantage of a very competitively priced United Airlines flight to the US after their overbooking of flights ended up in a massive customer relations faux-pas.  You probably viewed the video of security staff dragging a paying customer off their flight in favour of one of their crew that they needed to have in […]

Read More

Emenex News – 28 September

Every two weeks we bring you opinion, news and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Organisational Performance, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Editorial:  Who Gets the Credit? In an article entitled ‘Get Coaching But Don’t Tell People’, executive coach Debra Benton proposes that all managers should get a coach “But just don’t tell anyone.” […]

Read More