Emenex Weekly News – 23 June

  Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Do Managers and Leaders Really Do Different Things? Are leadership and management fundamentally different roles in practice? Or do they simply require us to focus on different things? The author recently studied […]

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Emenex Weekly News – 2 June

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Why a New Pair of Jeans May Be More Compelling Than Employee Engagement BlessingWhite recently conducted a mini survey to understand, “How engaging are engagement surveys?” The results were curious: Only 45% of […]

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Find Your Inner Comic to Become a Better Leader

I went to an open mic comedy night last week. It was a quiet weekday evening and the sparse audience consisted mainly of friends of the guys doing a turn. I can’t say I laughed out loud at any point but I had a great evening.  Yes there were some dire jokes, but what made the […]

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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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Emenex Weekly News – 28 April

  Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. How Boards Botch CEO Succession Losing the CEO suddenly or unexpectedly can have a huge impact on organisational performance and share value. MIT Sloan interviewed 124 board directors from global companies (mainly […]

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Are You Ready to Take the Lead?

Last week I had the opportunity of travelling to Belgrade, former capital city of Yugoslavia, and now Serbia, home country of the world #1 tennis star, Novak Djokovic. I was there to complete the final step of the train-the-trainer accreditation with two HR Learning & Development  Managers on our Career Development Programme that has become […]

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Emenex Weekly News 3 March

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Quarter of Millennials Could Move Jobs This Year In survey conducted with 7,700 employees across 29 countries in autumn of last year, one in four millennials said they would leave their current job for a […]

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Emenex Weekly News 25 February

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Engagement Is a Means, Not an End Organizations frequently misunderstand and misapply employee engagement and empowerment. Engagement and empowerment represent admirable and desirable values but they are fundamentally means, not ends. The business […]

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Emenex Weekly News 18 February

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. The One Sentence Employee Engagement Course: 20 Words To Gain Emotional Commitment Engagement in one sentance? Is it truly possible to condense the science of employee engagement into a single sentence, asks Kevin […]

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