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Attitude

Does Attitude Really Count?

We’ve all heard the sayings about attitude.  Things like: “Your attitude determines your altitude”, “Attitude is everything”, and “The only thing you can control is […]

Employee Engagement

Employee Engagement Can’t Be Sustained

Engagement can’t be sustained – at least not the way many (if not most) people imagine it. Let me explain… Many people have the mistaken […]

Three Faces of Engagement

The Three Secrets to Engagement

Companies are taking an increasing interest in employee engagement, and rightly so.  Studies continue to emphasize the correlation between levels of engagement and levels of […]

managing people

Managing People Causes Disengagement

Regardless of whether your title is that of executive, director, or manager, managing people instead of leading them, drives down engagement. I’ve always loved the […]

Awards

Why Recognition Programs Don’t Work

It’s widely accepted that an important part of any employee engagement strategy is having a recognition program.  People want to feel valued and acknowledged for […]