Tag Archives: employee engagement

70% of American Workers are Disengaged at Work

Which Means They Are Not Happy and Not Productive- What Can You Do? One of the most important areas to focus on when dealing with disengaged employees is really very simple:  Tie their work to your purpose. Research on happiness … Continue reading

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A Toxic Employee Can Destroy Your Workplace

Fired Up! Employees Make A Huge Difference In his book, Social Intelligence, Daniel  Goleman writes about recent brain research: “One person’s inner state affects and drives the other person….We actually catch each other’s emotions like a cold.” The more significant the relationship is, the greater … Continue reading

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Fire Up! Your Business Standards

You Do Have the Power to Stop Negative Behavior No matter what kind of professional you are, CEO, executive, business owner, doctor, lawyer, manager, you have the right and indeed, the responsibility, to set standards for your workplace.  Many fields have set standards … Continue reading

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Fire Up Your Marketing by Sponsoring Events

 Marketing Tip: Event Sponsorships Clients often ask me about unique ways to market themselves with good return. One approach is to sponsor an event or cause that you believe in, which has an audience of people who might use your … Continue reading

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FIre Up Performance with Praise

Management Tip: Catch People in Act of Doing it Right  At a recent networking function, I hugged a business associate and praised her for her recent accomplishments.  She said “I wish they treated me this way at work.”  How sad that so … Continue reading

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Fire Up! Your Employee Success

Stress Express Tip:  Give Crystal Clear Expectations to Your People Welcoa leader David Hunnicutt says that only 10% of all employers have crystal clear expectations for their employees. That’s especially astonishing when you need them to perform at high levels under significant pressure. If they … Continue reading

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