Author: David Godden

How To Transform Engaged Employees Into Ambassadors For Your Brand

Guest blog by Paul Breton at Blue Octopus Recruitment. An engaged workforce is a fantastic thing to have, but it only goes so far if prospective applicants aren’t aware of it. A strong employer brand is a key part of your recruitment strategy and vital to persuading job seekers to apply for your roles. Getting […]






Preventing Drama in the Workplace with Employee Engagement Surveys

Use Real Time Engagement Data to Head Off Negative Trends Wouldn’t it be amazing if human resource leaders could have access to a “crystal ball” to see potential drama in the workplace weeks before it happens? Being able to spot negative trends in advance of productivity and employee morale dips seems the stuff of fantasy. […]






What’s in it for us? 10 Ways to Increase the ROI of Employment Engagement

Tips for Increasing the ROI of Employee Engagement Employee engagement is on the minds of many business leaders today, but it is often a topic that’s debated. Why would a company want to invest in employee engagement, and the software systems to track it? In other words, coming from a business standpoint, how can a […]






Creating the New Rules of Employee Engagement

4 New Rules of Employee Engagement You hear the hushed talk and whispers as you pass groups of employees in the break room. You see the forced smiles and embarrassed looks as you walk through work areas. Sure, as an HR professional you are used to being in the fringes of employees, walking the fence […]






The Importance of Employee Feedback in Engagement Tracking

Why Live Employee Feedback is Critical to Employee Engagement Choosing the right employee engagement software is the first step towards a more concerted effort to improve the workplace. Yet, if human resources is not responsive to the concerns of employees, how can it be truly effective? Engaging employees at work means being willing to go […]






5 Ways to Implement Engagement Surveys into any Workplace Culture

Integrating Employee Engagement Surveys as Part of the Culture The rules of employee engagement are changing in many workplaces. No longer is engagement seen as some kind of passive aspect of running a business, but rather as an active campaign to make the employee experience more positive. How can any organization measure the success of […]






Transform a Ho Hum Team to a Powerhouse of Productivity

Boosting Performance with a Strong Employee Engagement Philosophy When is the last time your work teams produced something amazing? If you are starting to notice a general lack of enthusiasm among your employees, there’s a good chance things are not as they should be. The company may be moving along steadily, but nothing outstanding ever […]






How One Business Uses Always-On Employee Engagement Surveys to Get Results

Moving from Bi-annual to Always-On Employee Engagement Not that long ago, companies had few options when it came to measuring employee engagement efforts. By running a once or twice a year survey, they hoped to capture some of the thoughts and experiences of employees. This was what Redgate, a rapidly expanding software company in the […]






What are Real Time Employee Engagement Surveys Good For?

Benefits of Employee Engagement Surveys in the Workplace Employee engagement; the words conjure an image of happy and productive employees. But, engagement goes a lot deeper than creating a productive and satisfied workforce. It’s about the way that employees get there, how companies provide environments where employees find this Zen, and what drives future engagement […]






Real Time Engagement Software Opens Up Communications Between Employees and Management

The Link Between Real Time Engagement and Employee Communication As mentioned in a previous July post, “The Future of Employee Engagement Surveys is Here: Real-Time Data!“, employee engagement is becoming more of a two-way street. This is not surprising, because in all reality, engagement comes down to one thing – how well employees are able […]