Emenex News – 17 August

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: Is Gamification Really Effective in Employee Engagement? An article published HR Zone this week proposes that “if you’ve got a serious engagement issue… you could try making a game of it.” The article goes […]

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Maximising the return on our most valuable assets

Expected to be the Royal Navy’s flagship for the next 50 years, the 65,000-tonne aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, sailed into Portsmouth Harbour having successfully completed its first set of sea trials. Capable of carrying up to forty aircraft, the ship has no catapults or arrestor wires and is instead designed to operate F-35B Lightning II multirole […]

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Emenex News – 3 August

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: Look for Engagement Below the Surface Susan Cain’s book, “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking” tackles the problem that, whilst most organisations are careful to avoid […]

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Emenex News – 20 July

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: Career Development is Key to Reducing Employee Turnover London-based life science sector recruiter ProClinical published research this week, showing a direct link between high employee engagement and career development. This doesn’t come as any […]

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How Change Management is Improving Business Performance

Just as the appearance of dark clouds over the British  summer landscape causes us to grab a brolly or head indoors, so the delivery of Software as a Service (SAAS) from The Cloud is having a significant impact on how software vendors are having to support their clients in the adoption of their products. It wasn’t […]

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Emenex News – 6 July

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: When Less is More, Stop Adding… This week, a client shared with me their approach to their organisation’s PDP (Personal Development Plan). What struck me about it was its simplicity: one page […]

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Emenex News – 22 June

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: New Apprenticeship Funding Rules: a Boost for Small Business Last month (May 2017) the new rules for apprenticeship funding came into force. The ILM reported on the changes here, from where you […]

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Building Authenticity into your Leadership Pipeline

I recently met with a friend who recommended a HBR article on developing talent entitled “The Talent Curse,” (Petriglieri and Petriglieri, May-June 2017).  I read the article with interest as it highlights the curse that so often comes for those that are selected for a leadership fast track programme in that it can have the […]

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Emenex News – 8 June

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: Simply Saying ‘Thank You’ Could be the Key to Employee Engagement in the UK A report published recently revealed that over half of UK workers would prefer to be thanked by their […]

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