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10 Drivers of Employee Engagement


Since 2013, Officevibe has been collecting answers from approximately 50,000 respondents in over 1,000 companies and 150 countries, culminating in one of the biggest datasets on employee engagement in the world. 

Sep 19, 2017

Topics: Employee Engagement

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Fascinating Facts, Stats & Studies About the Workplace

Presentations that influence for decision-making are often filled with relevant facts and statistics that help build your argument. In this article, we've compiled a broad and fascinating list of facts, stats and studies that you may find interesting (and useful) about the workplace.

Nov 22, 2016

Topics: Employee Engagement- General Business

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People Leave Managers, Not Companies

 

“All truly wise thoughts have been thought already thousands of times; to make them truly ours, we must think them through over again honestly, till they take root in our personal experience." — Goethe

May 10, 2016

Topics: Leadership- Human Resources- Employee Engagement

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A Timeline of Big Ideas on Motivation


The following infographic includes popular, landmark or influential ideas on motivation and employee engagement pulled from 32 key theorists, researchers, authors, thinkers and speakers over the last 100+ years.

Dec 7, 2015

Topics: Employee Engagement- Motivators & Drivers

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4 Overlooked Reasons Why Your Staff Might Be Unhappy & Unproductive


In the past, we've written about the common drivers of employee engagement. Here we look at four of the less obvious reasons why staff might be disengaged, supported by research. 

Apr 10, 2015

Topics: Employee Engagement

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In a Nutshell: Flow Model


Dr. Mihaly Csikszentmihaly (pronounced Me-high Cheek-sent-me-high) is one of the founders of the positive psychology movement, which studies happiness and human potential. Csikszentmihalyi wanted to understand the points during everyday life when people experienced the happiest moments. 

Feb 3, 2015

Topics: Psychology- Employee Engagement- Business Models ("Nutshell" Series)

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In a Nutshell: Gallup Q12

Gallup is a US-based organisation known around the world for its public opinion polling information and large-scale collection of business performance data. Gallup is also known for its research into the foundational elements of employee engagement that predict performance. 

Nov 11, 2014

Topics: Employee Engagement- Culture & Organisational Development- Business Models ("Nutshell" Series)

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A Simple Model of Employee Engagement


Below is a simple and fun diagram that we first developed in 2013 to help explain what engagement looks like and, in particular, how it differs from the likes of employee satisfaction as there is often confusion between the two terms.

Nov 7, 2014

Topics: Employee Engagement

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