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Help Yourself to The 10 Best Free and Fantastic Employee Engagement Resources

Fantastic Free Employee Engagement Resources (plus a bonus resource). I am celebrating my 61st birthday today. At my age, I don't need any presents but I'd like to give some, so here are 11 employee engagement presents … [Read more]

Employee Engagement: 10 Ways You Can Flourish with Nourishing Work

Work can make you well - Really! (The reading time for this post is 5 minutes and 30 seconds) Here are 3 reasons why you should read this post : You will build your wellbeing toolkit by developing familiarity with 10 ways to flourish at … [Read more]

A 21-Point Employee Engagement Manifesto

If you don't stand for something, you will fall for anything Have you taken a stand on employee engagement? I wrote this manifesto to declare my beliefs and practices for employee engagement. I invite you to read it, to reflect upon the … [Read more]

Employee Engagement: People Artists Are Not Weary Travellers!

People Artists Use Their Eyes to See On Friday I was returning to Winnipeg from Montreal. I had an hour before my flight and went to the Air Canada Maple Leaf lounge. As I scanned the lounge the travellers looked so weary and seemed impervious … [Read more]

Employee Engagement: 11 Years in Social Media and 11 Gifts For You

11 Years of Social Media Work - And 11 Gifts For You! Today, October 4, 2015, marks my eleventh anniversary of writing, contributing and interacting on social media. It has been an awesome opportunity and privilege to make so many friends and … [Read more]

Employee Engagement and Working with Halogen Software

I am in Ottawa right now at the Halogen Software Conference. It was a pleasure yesterday to facilitate a session on employee engagement. Halogen Software was welcoming, supportive, fun, and well-organized. My session went very well as I … [Read more]

An Ode to Distraction: The Lighter Side of Employee Engagement

I invite you to enjoy my Linked In post on distraction today. It includes a selfie taken with the Rosetta stone when I was in the British Museum. It also includes a picture of a tricycle that is too small for me to ride. Click here to read the … [Read more]

Employee Engagement: Engage the Year Ahead with 2-Simple Rules

Are 2 simple rules powerful enough to guide a year of work and interaction? Reading time = 2 minutes and 50 seconds Simple rules. I have become enamoured with simple rules to guide and govern behavior and actions. It is a bit ironic as I … [Read more]

Get Small and Simple for Employee Engagement

In employee engagement --- SMALL IS THE NEW SIGNIFICANT! Reading time = 54 seconds How has that big employee engagement program been doing? Is your large employee engagement initiative making a difference? I have no doubt that employee … [Read more]

Employee Engagement: Embrace Your Jagged Experience of Work and Wellbeing

The New Balance in Employee Engagement is Jagged and Precarious I know you have seen them. The stack of smooth stones that offer a visual of calm and tranquility. I confess that I have always been attracted to them and even used them on the cover of … [Read more]

Employee Engagement: Get Respect

My post on employee engagement and respect was just published on Halogen's TalentSpace. Click here to go read it. I look forward to an action-packed and insightful presentation at the Halogen conference in Ottawa in September. David Zinger … [Read more]

Does Your Employee Engagement Survey Serve You? Really?

Let's bring employee engagement into the year 2015. Reading time = 34 seconds Here is the headline from a recent article: Is it time to sack the annual employee engagement survey? Click on the title to read it. Short answer: YES, sack it. … [Read more]

Turn People Artistry into Your Healthy Routine

Do you have a recognition routine to draw out the best from the people you lead and manage? People Artistry is anything but routine yet paradoxically a routine is what can get you into People Artistry and sustain your work at bringing out the … [Read more]