effective communication

The New Organization

The digital and technological innovations in recent years has reshaped the world of work. Organization, Business Model, Workforce management and the way we work has evolved and is changing as you read this. Companies are investing in many ways to […]

Common Lessons for Managing Volunteers and Employees

Previously we talked about how volunteers and employees are motivated by different things, and how these motivations help provide some very important lessons for the workplace that are beneficial for everyone.  But while we may know what drives volunteers to do […]

8 facilities for women at work.

The recent World Economic Forum’s Industry Gender Gap study gave some interesting insights on the future of work. The report stated that “Most businesses want to recruit, retain and promote more women than they did before and they find it […]

Invest in people to improve workplace, productivity and profits

One of our common themes here at Happy Team Check is about what employee engagement is: what it is for our customers, our business and for the human resources industry as a whole. We spend a lot of time advising our […]

Asking right employee survey questions

Last time, we talked about how you should make an employee survey and what ought to be in it.  But I want to ask something of all of you: how do you ask employee survey questions? It sounds like a […]

Elements of a good employee survey

We talk a lot about employee surveys, and true to form, there are many out there. Every day, there’s some company out there wanting to engage their employees, trying to know whether things are working smoothly or if something has […]

The crisis of employee engagement

Every day, there is a crisis that breaks out in some office in the world which ultimately leads to misunderstandings between employers and employees. Somewhere down the line, there has been a breakdown of communication between employers and employees, and […]

Effective communicators for an effective workplace

Effective employee communication is extremely important in building good engagement between employers and employees. It’s no secret — the best way to know people and to get them to understand you is to talk to them! But while we say […]