Employee Engagement Activities For Your Business

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1Whether youre the CEO of a small startup, or the leader of a large company, employee engagement should be one of your priorities.www.gethppy.com2In todays fast-moving economy, having a well-performing workforce with a high retention rate is essential for business growth.www.gethppy.com3Before diving into the creation of an employee engagement plan, take a closer look at what engagement means to your company and how it manifests itself. www.gethppy.com4How do you make engagement happen? What are the key engagement drivers in your team and how are managers influencing employee engagement?www.gethppy.com5START WITH THE WHOWho are the people who should design and implement these activities?1www.gethppy.com6Companies like Rackspace, AT&T, Progressive Insurance, Intuit and Cintas report improved results with line managers leading the change in employee engagement, rather than HR managers.Via Bain & Companywww.gethppy.comhttp://www.bain.com/Images/BAIN_BRIEF_Who's_responsible_for_employee_engagement.pdf7Gallup also determined that the primary determinant of an engaging and high-performing workplace is the manager, so perhaps they should be managing employee engagement strategies.Via Gallupwww.gethppy.comhttp://www.gallup.com/opinion/gallup/186503/drives-employees-engagement-manager-ceo.aspx?utm_term=0_d035acf8ac-3f85c0bc86-&utm_content=buffer07ba4&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer8SELECT THE RIGHT ACTIVITIES2 What makes your team tick? Why do your team members come to work every day and what are they expectations for this partnership?www.gethppy.com9It could be money, camaraderie, performance, workplace environment, recognition or a desire to innovate. We call these engagement drivers.Employee engagement drivers are different for every team.www.gethppy.com10The fourth report in Deloittes Talent 2020 series surveyed 560 employees across virtually every major industry and global region. One of the three main emerging challenges that they identified was meaningful work.Via Deloittewww.gethppy.comhttp://dupress.com/articles/talent-2020-surveying-the-talent-paradox-from-the-employee-perspective/?top=711Aon Hewitts 2015 Global Trends in Employee Engagement report identified employee value proposition as being an increasingly important driver (3% more important than the previous year), along with innovation.Via Aon Hewittwww.gethppy.comhttp://www.aon.com/human-capital-consulting/thought-leadership/talent/2015-global-employee-engagement.jsp12Quantum Workplaces 2015 Workplace Trends report also shows that one-third of the top six engagement drivers theyve identified globally center on whether organizations value employees and support their growth.Via Quantum Workplacewww.gethppy.comhttp://www.quantumworkplace.com/resources/whitepapers/research-and-trends/2015-employee-engagement-trends-report/13Make sure base your activities on the overall context of your company: business performance, employee productivity, recognition programs, payment plans, these are all part of your company context.www.gethppy.com14MEASURE THEIR IMPACT3Focus your activities on key engagement KPIs that can give you an accurate reading of how your employees are feeling and why. www.gethppy.com15Go beyond the classical number of participants and ask for real-time, constructive feedback.Measure the actual impact that these activities are having.www.gethppy.com16Here are some other KPI recommendations from Harvard Business Review, that you can use to measure the effectiveness of your engagement activities.www.gethppy.comhttps://hbr.org/2014/11/a-primer-on-measuring-employee-engagementGet more industry good case practices and actionable ideas from our latest eBook, where we talk about: The context of engagement Linking employee engagement to your business bottom-line Practical ideas for engagement activitiesEngagement activitiesIdeas for communicationIdeas for recognitionIdeas for business transparency Your engagement activities checklist Download nowhttp://bit.ly/1JY1i91http://bit.ly/1JY1i91http://bit.ly/1JY1i91http://bit.ly/1JY1i91Visit our Employee Engagement & HR Community for more news, insights and resources!https://plus.google.com/+Gethppyhttps://plus.google.com/+Gethppyhttps://www.linkedin.com/company/hppyhttps://www.linkedin.com/company/hppyhttps://www.pinterest.com/gethppy/https://www.pinterest.com/gethppy/http://www.twitter.com/gethppyhttp://www.twitter.com/gethppyhttp://www.facebook.com/gethppyhttp://www.facebook.com/gethppyhttp://gethppy.com/http://gethppy.com/http://www.gethppy.com/http://www.gethppy.com/