How long has it been since you reviewed your employee handbook — or since your employees referenced it?
When employee handbooks are correctly developed and implemented, they can serve as a sourcebook for both the managers and employees. Unfortunately, employee handbooks often are not crafted in the right way, and as a result collect dust on a shelf.
The review process is often seen by both the manager and the employee as a necessity. However, when performed correctly it can hold significant opportunity. The standard performance review focuses on the written job description, but think about what happens if we build a performance review around the employees capabilities and passions. If you talk about […]
Employee engagement seems to be the buzz word when we talk about employees. Not so surprising when you think about reducing cost and increasing output in your organization. Recent Gallup research shows that organizations with high employee engagement have 12% higher customer satisfaction and 16% higher profitability. And with a reduction of 49% of turnover […]