Emenex News – 6 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: When Less is More, Stop Adding… This week, a client shared with me their approach to their organisation’s PDP (Personal Development Plan). What struck me about it was its simplicity: one page […]

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Understanding and Reducing the UK Employee Productivity Gap

A recent interview with one of the chief BBC political editors of the highlighted the positive state of the British economy with relatively high levels of employment and positive GDP growth, but emphasized key concerns, particularly as we prepare to separate from the EU, of our worker productivity. Estimates of UK productivity suggest that the […]

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Thriving Through Strategic Narrative

After peers backed down over the issues of EU residency rights and a meaningful vote on the final Brexit deal, Parliament finally passed the Brexit bill, paving the way for the UK government to trigger Article 50 to leave the European Union. Meanwhile, research conducted by the movement Engage For Success has identified that organisations […]

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Are you ignoring the costly ‘Elephants in the Offices’ of your Organisation?

Every organisation has them, but how many of us  budget for those ‘Elephant in the Office’ costs of disengagement, absenteeism and employee turnover and report them on their P&L?  Further, how many use these costs as a lever to secure investment to first, reduce them, and secondly, reap the benefits that come from improved engagement […]

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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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Listening Lessons for Organisations from Salford City

Salford City has drawn more than its fair share of attention of late with the BBC moving its broadcasting studios there and more recently a television documentary entitled Class of 92: Out of Their League, highlighting the ups and downs of football ownership from the perspective of 5 ex-Manchester United players: Ryan Giggs, Gary Neville, Phil Neville, Paul […]

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Emenex Weekly News – 28 July

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Becoming a Better Achiever You don’t have to accept your past performance as a measure of your future performance. When we consider jumping into the achievement cycle, we naturally think about the potential […]

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Emenex Weekly News – 9 June

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 Know if Someone is Ready to Be a Manager Management experts share their point of view on the skills and personalities to look for in a manager. Moving into a management […]

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Emenex Weekly News – 24 March

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. It’s Not You, It’s Me: Surprising Ways to Tap into Millennial Motivation Millennials are eager to contribute in a big way, and if you ask them what would make them feel more inspired […]

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Emenex Weekly News 21 January

Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Predictions for 2016 – Research Report Bersin by Deloitte have released a research paper on how they see the future of talent, learning leadership and HR technology in the year ahead.  The key points […]

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