Article Database - Topic: 'Staff motivation' - Keyword: 'Motivation'

 
32% “too scared” to speak to line managers Publication date: 07.06.2019
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Apparently, 32% of employees feel uncomfortable approaching their line manager about work-related problems. As this could harm productivity and morale, how can you encourage your employees to speak up?
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The benefits of staff suggestion schemes Publication date: 08.11.2018
Article database » Staff motivation » Motivation
You’ve heard that your staff can be rewarded tax-effectively if they make suggestions which could improve your business. Is this true and are there any limits on this type of employee incentive?
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The top workplace distractions Publication date: 03.07.2017
Article database » Staff motivation » Personnel management
The top workplace distractions..Concentrate. According to research conducted by Clarendon London, the top workplace distraction for employees is colleagues. This is attributed to two main reasons: gossiping and hot-desking. You can’t ban workplace gossip completely - it’s always going to happen - but you can, and should, correct any misleading rumours...
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Motivation: saying a powerful “thank you” Publication date: 15.03.2017
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All employees appreciate a thank you for their work. However, according to experts, include a little more detail and you can seriously boost motivation. What do you need to know?
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Q & A - should we have a “brag board”? Publication date: 03.11.2016
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Q & A - should we have a “brag board”?..Q. A colleague has mentioned that his previous employer had a “brag board” where details about employees’ work (and sometimes personal) achievements were posted. Is this something we should introduce in our workplace? A. Brag boards are an American concept which have found their way over here. They...
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Bring your dog to work day Publication date: 31.05.2016
Article database » Staff motivation » Motivation
Bring your dog to work day..Barking news. On 24 June 2016 there will be a national “Bring your dog to work day” (see The next step ). As well as raising money for charities dedicated to dog welfare, this annual event highlights the many positive effects our four-legged friends can have on employee productivity, morale, job satisfaction and general...
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Could colouring books boost productivity? Publication date: 23.05.2016
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Could colouring books boost productivity?..Most relaxing. Back in 2015 colouring books for adults really caught on. It’s most popular with 35 to 44 year olds. Interestingly, research by Staples suggests that it could also boost productivity in the workplace - 91% of those it surveyed claimed that colouring in made them far more relaxed and 68% said...
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Getting the most out of a shy employee Publication date: 15.02.2016
Article database » Staff motivation » Personnel management
One of your employees rarely speaks up and his colleagues are starting to notice. Having raised this with him gently, he’s confessed to being really shy. What might help you get the most out of this employee?
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An e-mail ban to improve productivity? Publication date: 15.01.2016
Article database » Staff handbooks » Electronic communications
To increase staff productivity levels, a number of employers have introduced rules which say that work-related e-mails must not be sent at certain non-work times, e.g. late at night and weekends. Is this something you should try?
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Weight loss and diet clubs at work Publication date: 17.12.2015
Article database » Staff motivation » Motivation
The start of a new year has inspired some of your employees to lose some weight. With this in mind they’ve asked if they can support each other by setting up a workplace diet club. Should you agree to this or not?
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