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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6 Productive and easy work Resolutions for 2015

2015 has arrived, and it’s back to work!  What picture are you going to make this year?  Do you want it to look like all the other years – or will it stand out? New year often brings a fresh start, new ideas and new goals. This means experiencing the challenges of meeting goals that we set for […]

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Captain My Captain!

One of my favourite films is the classic Robin Williams movie ‘Dead Poets Society’ in which he inspires his class of ivy-league schoolboys through the triumphs of those sporting heroes who had walked the corridors of his school in years past.  While Williams is a great recent loss to his profession; the memory of his […]

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Five ways to do Employee Engagement Wrong

Here are five common ways in which organisations manage to get employee engagement wrong…and which lead to the opposite result, because the aren’t actually about engagement, merely re-labelled as such. 1. Doing Employee Engagement TO your Staff. A fundamental tenet of employee engagement is that it is employees who become engaged whilst their employer creates […]

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The Poppy Fields Effect

In the world of pop music, the ability to sing has never been overly important.  Those of you who remember a band called The Alarm of 68 Guns fame, may also remember another famous episode in their career. In 2004 almost 20 years after their most famous hit and finding it increasingly difficult to get […]

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