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 […]

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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 […]

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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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The ‘Career Web’ – The New Professional Journey

Last week, while travelling on the train to a meeting in London, I had one of those ‘aha moments’ that reveal themselves every few years.  While reading an article in HR Network Scotland magazine  I encountered a new term that fits very nicely into my paradigm of career development – the ‘Career Web’. For some […]

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Emenex Weekly News – 26 May

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. What Millennials Want from a New Job What exactly do Millennials look for in their job searches? The authors of this report asked workers across generations how important particular attributes were to them […]

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Moving out and taking charge

Whilst on a call with my colleagues yesterday, we were discussing our “Take Charge” program, just after I had explained that I would be away for a week because our son is moving out of home!   It suddenly struck me that I had been unconsciously teaching our son to “Take Charge” of his career. […]

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