Knowing what the other hand is doing…

If you have ever had the pleasure of attending Crown Court or Magistrates Court as a victim or a witness, then I am sure that you will find some similarity in the story I am about to tell…. During late July 2014, a child abuse report was made to the police.  I’m not going to […]

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Emenex Weekly News 10 March

  Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Google’s Four Rules of Recruitment You may have read about Google’s Project Oxygen and its 8 rules (behaviours) for effective managers.  If not, Forbes has created a succinct infographic  that summarises them. […]

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Leadership Behaviour – What Matters?

There must be a possibility – I don’t know the present odds – that Donald Trump could achieve his goal to become president of the United States of America.  That’s a democratically elected leader serving some 320 million citizens, many of whom, as is the way in democracies, will feel instantly disenfranchised. But unlike the […]

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How Ownership Changes Behaviour

Last week I put my car in for a service and was given a hire car for the day.  I haven’t got the most luxurious car in the world but the car I was given was definitely not a like for like exchange. Since you’re asking, I own an old Volvo C70 and what I […]

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Emenex Weekly News 11 February

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. 70:20:10 Model is Most Effective For Learners Research reported in CIPD’s People Management magazine involving 1,600 learners from around the world, has found that the 70:20:10 is the most effective learning model.  The research […]

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Starting your career? Some points to consider. . .

In our business we get to talk a lot about “careers”.  This is a hot topic in our home at the moment; not only for our 20 year old son, who has moved away from home to further his education, but also for our daughter who has just chosen her  GCSE options. There is some […]

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Emenex Weekly News 28 January

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Developing Talent – What’s on the Horizon? An article in the CIPD’s In a Nutshell newsletter, highlights the increasing emphasis on hiring, developing and retaining talent.  The article from US author Galagan suggests […]

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Emenex Weekly News 14 January

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation,  along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. How to Conduct a Personal S.W.O.T. Analysis A valuable process companies use to assess themselves and their competitors to formulate their strategies is called a “S.W.O.T.” analysis.  This exercise is also helpful for job […]

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Emenex Weekly News 7 January

From us all at Emenex – our best wishes for 2016. Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation,  along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. What Does HR Actually Do? A major article in the CIPD’s People Management Magazine and online reveals the results of a wide ranging survey into the […]

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