How Ownership Changes Behaviour

Last week I put my car in for a service and was given a hire car for the day.  I haven’t got the most luxurious car in the world but the car I was given was definitely not a like for like exchange. Since you’re asking, I own an old Volvo C70 and what I […]

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Emenex Weekly News 4 February

  Each week we bring you news, opinions and research on Employee Engagement, Leadership and Motivation, along with some thoughts on practical workplace applications. Five Trends To Drive Your Leadership Agenda in 2016 Here are five trends, from social media channels, that Blessing White thinks are worth supporting, not only for the next 30 seconds, but for the […]

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Company Values – we’ve done those haven’t we?

It started as an impromptu discussion about companies’ values. Of firms with which we’ve worked, how prominent and clear have their respective values been to all: employees and customers alike? Moreover, are they in evidence? After all, there was a time when their presence was opaque – effectively languishing in a drawer somewhere despite, perhaps, […]

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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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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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Business strategy – this one’s a winner

Well, this past week has been a bit of a whirlwind for me. However, through all the different things that I have had going on, one simple statement made by our car salesman; Jamie, has stuck in my head; “It doesn’t matter what car we sell, we all get the same commission.” I believe that […]

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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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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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