Emenex Weekly News 12th November

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation,  along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications.   The Business Impact of International Service Learning Many companies recognise that International Service Learning (ISL) is an effective, strategic tool to develop leaders, engage and retain employees and offer career mobility. Whether […]

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Responding to the Earthquakes in our Lives

We can all probably remember the earthquakes that ripped through Nepal last summer at the great loss of life and the aftershocks that followed that caused such anxiety and fear. Sometimes life throws up such earthquakes and aftershocks that cause us great distress and anxiety and result in us responding in ways that can be […]

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Emenex Weekly News 5th November

Each week we bring you our views on the latest published news and research on the topics of Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, together with some thoughts on their practical application. Mental Health in the UK The 4th November is National Stress Awareness Day and to celebrate it and build on a news item in last […]

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Portraits of Leadership

I was recently watching a programme on Sky Arts about how an artist captures their subject.  Sue Johnston was the subject in question and as part of the process, artist Christian Hook went to see her in character at a local theatre.  Sue read from a script she was learning, taking on the accent and […]

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Emenex Weekly News 29th October

Each week we bring you our views on the latest published news and research on the topics of Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, together with some thoughts on their practical application.   The Impact of Employee Engagement on Performance This week’s research comes via Harvard Business Review.  HBR interviewed over 550 business execs from around […]

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Emenex Weekly News 22nd October

Each week we bring you our views on the latest published news and research on the topics of Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, together with some thoughts on their practical application.   Number of UK businesses hits record levels It’s great news to see so many new businesses being created in the UK, but as […]

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Co-workers in a Disruptive Enterprise

Last night saw the start of the London six-day cycle race at the Olympic Velodrome. For long term cycling fans, an exciting return to the UK since 1980 when Wembley last hosted the Skol 6 race on a purpose built track just 160 metres long. It’s only in recent years of course that the sport […]

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An Unlikely Lesson in Empowerment

A couple of weeks ago I was camping at Durdle Door in Dorset. Britain’s Jurassic coast is a beautiful part of the country and a wonderful place to go walking. Good job I had my waterproofs as the South Coast had its fair share of wet weather that week. Rain I was prepared for, as […]

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Emenex Weekly News 8th October

Each week we bring you our views on the latest published news and research on the topics of Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, together with some thoughts on their practical application. The Role of Senior Management in Employee Engagement Following on on from last week’s featured research, we have looked deeper and highlighted the role senior […]

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Talent Development, Why England Rugby Got Kicked Into Touch

England are out of the rugby World Cup. The right players, the right tactics, the right manager – all are under intense scrutiny right now.  However, one aspect has yet to come under the same spotlight – the talent the manager (whoever they are) has available.  This has nothing to do with whether the England […]

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