Emenex Weekly News on the topics of Employee Engagement, Leadership & Motivation, together with some thoughts on their practical application.
Today (Dec 14th 2015) will mark the first journey by a British astronaut (Tim Peake) to the international space station as a member of the European Space agency, beating over 8,000 other elite applicants from across Europe for one of the six places on the ESA’s astronaut training programme. The selection process included academic tests, […]
With Halloween just around the corner it will soon be the season for shocks and scares again, although nothing can be quite as scary as the prospect of a manager losing control of the development of their employees … or can it? Sir David Brailsford, Team GB cycling coaching, put it this way: “If you […]
I’ve recently completed re-designing our Company website, which launched on 1st September. No big deal you might think, but until I took on the project around 2 months ago, I knew pretty much nothing about web design, HTML or any other programming code. I’m pleased with the results and I hope you are too. If […]
If you have ever visited a home in Scotland over a long weekend you may have tasted a local delicacy – Stovies! Using up the scraps from the Sunday roast and, combined with potatoes and onions, and washed down with a cup of milk, Stovies is a wholesome meal for any appetite. So what about the Stovies approach to learning? […]
Myself and three of my colleagues at Emenex recently spent two days in training with our friends at Korn Ferry completing a certification process for their viaEDGE assessment tool. We were learning about the skills that are required for leaders to be successful in what was referred to as the VUCA world, a world in […]