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The Single Best Predictor of Attrition

Most companies can’t afford to lose talented and capable employees, but it does seem to be happening globally as employees seek more out of life in the wake of the health pandemic. What can business leaders do to predict attrition right now?

May 17, 2022

Topics: Employee Engagement- Recruitment & Selection- Culture & Organisational Development

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Work From Home Gaps Across 20+ Countries

The majority of businesses - with the means to do so - have broadly supported work from home (WFH) and hybrid work arrangements over the last two years particularly in the wake of the health pandemic. Do gaps still exist between employees and employers on this important topic?

May 17, 2022

Topics: General Business- Future of Work- Culture & Organisational Development

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13 Questions About Hybrid Work, Answered

Do hybrid work arrangements matter to employees? According to recent surveys, the answer is a resounding “YES!” But it’s important to quickly follow that “yes” with how the data shows a unique paradox.

Oct 12, 2021

Topics: General Business- Future of Work- Culture & Organisational Development

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Leveraging Power Here and Now

There has been an interesting power shift underway for the past 12 to 18 months that was sparked by the health pandemic. Where power once sat somewhat firmly with an employer or business, there has been a shift in power to the employee - the individual. 

Sep 21, 2021

Topics: Leadership- Future of Work- Culture & Organisational Development

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How Can We Improve Our Company Culture

Organisational culture is deeply embedded in how people behave. It’s seen in the way people interact with one another. It’s a set of shared norms for how the group operates. Culture is created and seen in the office.

Aug 10, 2021

Topics: Employee Engagement- Profiling & Assessment Tools- Future of Work- Culture & Organisational Development

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What Impacts Culture

Consider how you operate each day. As everyday issues and challenges arise, we make decisions about how to handle them. How these situations are handled are a clear indication of your culture. Here’s what’s uniquely different about operating with “normal” or common challenges versus the unexpected. 

Aug 10, 2021

Topics: Leadership- Smarter Thinking- Culture & Organisational Development

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4 Noteworthy Questions to Ask About Company Culture

As the world of work continues to evolve, it’s important to focus on consciously creating a healthy workplace culture. This starts with being mindful of the day-to-day experiences of your team and extends across the entire employee lifecycle. 

Aug 10, 2021

Topics: Leadership- Profiling & Assessment Tools- Culture & Organisational Development

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Self-Assess Your Change Power and Change Archetype

Harvard Business Review (HBR) has been tracking corporate change efforts for more than a decade. In 2019, they began developing a system to help companies measure their capacity for change. They refer to it as a company’s change power

Jun 29, 2021

Topics: Smarter Thinking- Culture & Organisational Development- Change & Transformation

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