Can you motivate staff on a budget? (It’s definitely possible) As former CEO of Campbell’s Soup, Doug Conant said “To win in the marketplace you must first win in the workplace.” To win in the workplace, you need to win your employees. And it is well known performance is intrinsically linked with motivation. The importance
Richard Branson is to be among the first employers to cater for the multi-generational workforce with the removal of limits on the amount of holiday his virgin group employees can take each year. Richard commented that he was inspired after reading a similar policy from Netflix, a video streaming company, and that he wishes to
According to Gallup’s new 142-country study, one in eight workers are likely to be making positive contributions to their organisations. The report states that companies who invest and attain higher employee engagement achieve three times the operating margin than those with low employee engagement. Given this, what are you doing about it? The answer for
It’s no secret that Gen-Y have changed workplace culture and with this our management styles and even language, however one aspect of business which has been slow to change is our workplace training. Un-engaged young employees are simply not interacting effectively with traditional learning and training tools, which in comparison to the Apps they have
Educational institutions have never been more diverse with five generations – traditionalists, Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, Gen Yers and Millennials working side by side. In the past, schools and universities relied on the internal hierarchy of an educational body to ensure their students and instructors worked collaboratively; now they invest in technology to bridge the
The Australian Human Resources Institute released a study which concluded that staff retention is at an all-time high. The survey, based on 561 respondents revealed that the average turnover rate of 13% for the past 12 months is a significant improvement compared to the 18.5% recorded five years ago. The research indicated that Australians are
Learning Management Systems (LMS) are known by various names; learning content management system (LCMS), virtual learning environment (VLE), virtual learning system (VLS), learning portal, including course management system (CMS) or e-learning platforms. Education institutions implement LMS integrated software to support the development, assessment and administration of its curriculum, blending traditional in-person education with online interaction.