Employee engagement

How to celebrate Christmas with a dispersed workforce

After a very different Christmas last year, workplace celebrations are back on and it’s likely your team are looking forward to getting together to enjoy some festive food, exchange gifts and warm wishes, and have a well-overdue mingle to celebrate the end of the year....

Employees engaged with workplace values and fundraising activities

Three reasons why workplace fundraising is a valuable engagement tool

Whether it’s a sponsored run, cycle or walk or a virtual bake-off or coffee morning, workplace fundraising is a great way to engage employees, boost morale, improve communication and ingrain the values and culture of your business, all while raising money for a worthy cause.  With...

A four-day working week: The key to an engaged workforce?

Following the news that the Scottish Government is to launch trials of a four-day working week, a survey has shown that 65% of workers think a shorter working week would make them more productive.  The trial, as promised in the SNP election manifesto earlier this year,...

Four ways to enhance your employees’ career wellbeing

Employee wellbeing, particularly involving mental and emotional health, is becoming more and more central to how many organisations are operating. In fact, according to Wellable’s 2021 Employee Wellness Industry Trends Report, mental health programmes are seeing a rapid increase in adoption and investment post-pandemic. But,...

Three reasons why employee wellbeing is critical to employee engagement

In today’s increasingly unstable climate, with financial insecurity on the rise, ensuring the health and wellbeing needs of your employees are met is crucial to their engagement within the workplace. Despite a growing interest in this area and more workplaces stepping up their efforts, employee health...

Why communicating your business’ ‘why’ is key to employee engagement

Understanding your business’ purpose and mission is key to creating engaged employees and a unified workforce. Individuals who understand how their actions contribute to the bigger picture will not only feel a sense of shared ownership over their business but be more fulfilled as individuals....

Why your business should be focusing on employee voice

Many businesses often forget that communication with their employees should be two-way and neglect a key enabler of employee engagement - employee voice. But building a work culture which supports employee voice is key to ensuring your team members are motivated to reach their potential...