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Is 2017 Finally the Year to Say Goodbye to Annual Engagement Surveys?

Posted by Peter Colley on 05-Jun-2017 16:58:35

 

 For some employers, annual engagement surveys exist as the company’s bread and butter, the key to determine how satisfied your employees are, what draws them in like a magnet, and what makes them feel like they want to fly the coop.

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Topics: Workforce communication, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication

Bye bye outdated newsletter...Hello employee app!

Posted by Peter Colley on 30-May-2017 13:35:10

  In a digital world say goodbye to outdated annual newsletters 

Are you still using a company newsletter to distribute your companies news? Stop what you're doing, there's an app for that.

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Topics: Workforce communication, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication

How Retention Affects Your Bottom Line

Posted by Peter Colley on 24-May-2017 09:53:41

Employee retention is a pivotal key to your business’ success. Now, you may be asking, “Why do we need to focus so much effort on employee retention?” When you’ve got to dedicate a lot of your time to keeping the company afloat, why do you need to devote time to making sure people are enjoying their work?

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Topics: Workforce communication, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication

4 Employee Engagement Challenges and How to Tackle Them

Posted by Peter Colley on 22-May-2017 14:09:57

Employee engagement is key factor in what makes a successful workplace. Without it, employers can struggle to adapt to the changing times, or retain the vital members of staff that give a business its value. Employee engagement does however come with its challenges. Not to worry though, here are the 4 top challenges and how to over come them:

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Topics: Workforce communication, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication

Employee App: May Release Notes

Posted by Demi Hobbs on 11-May-2017 16:32:20

After releasing two major features and a far-reaching design-overhaul in March, this new product iteration focuses on improvements and maintenance of existing functionality. At the core of this update are file uploads for the messenger and a fundamentally reworked in-app editor, as well as the official documentation of the Media API to be used for integration purposes. All of these are directly available in your employee app, free of any additional charge!

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Topics: Employee retention, Workforce communication, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication, business technology

Encouraging Positive Mental Health in the Workplace

Posted by Peter Colley on 11-May-2017 15:40:13

Mental Health is high on the agenda this week. In support of 'Mental Health Week' we are taking a closer look at mental health in the workplace. It may be a taboo subject, but there are small, simple steps you can take to support your employees.

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Topics: Workforce communication, Employee engagement, communication, mental awareness

Engaging Middle Managers to Drive Business Growth

Posted by Peter Colley on 09-May-2017 16:45:20

Are your middle managers engaged? Chances are if they're not, neither are the rest of your workforce... 

Middle management can play a pivotal role in the communication process, they are responsible for passing messages from the boss to employees and vice versa. However, there is often an extensive chain of people a message goes through before reaching the intended ears. There's an element of risk that the message may become diluted or its purpose misinterpreted along the way.

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Topics: Employee retention, Workforce communication, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication, business technology

How to engage employees with technology

Posted by Peter Coley on 03-May-2017 16:14:31

Did you know disengaged employees are costing the UK economy £26 billion per year?

What if we could engage our employees by utilising technology?

Technology is integrating itself into every aspect of everyday life, advancing it in some way. Self-serving checkouts dominate supermarket chains, and people treat their smartphones like a lifeline. But in this incredible, innovating age dictated by smartphones and the latest gadgets, many businesses are not utilising technology to its fullest.  

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Topics: Employee retention, Workforce communication, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication, business technology

'Appy Easter'

Posted by Demi Hobbs on 16-Apr-2017 09:00:00

Easter is now upon us, Christmas and Q1 are a mere memory, where is the year going?

If you're lucky enough to have an extended weekend to recharge your batteries,  why not take a look at these top tips to engage your employees
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Topics: Employee retention, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication

Breaking News: Smile Legislation Imminent

Posted by Reagan Nyandoro on 07-Apr-2017 08:22:00

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Topics: Employee engagement, communication

Ensuring Every Employee Gets Undiluted Messages From the Top

Posted by Peter Coley on 05-Apr-2017 14:52:41

 The Workvine Employee App has been acclaimed by companies such as Neovia and Peaks and Plains for giving employers a mobile company vision, mission and project information at the touch of a button. It’s reputation as an effective and wide-reaching tool has been growing with the general rise of employee apps and their usages by international, national and local companies, as well as SMEs.

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Topics: Employee engagement, communication

Park Leisure: Out with the old (Email), In with the new (Employee App).

Posted by Karen Abbott on 05-Apr-2017 14:25:06

Park Leisure offer 5 star, award winning holidays parks, first class service and luxury holiday homes across the UK. They have over 200 employees in a wide range of roles including onsite, customer service and sales teams. Their challenge was communicating with their dispersed workforce across a number of parks without relying on email. 

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Topics: Employee retention, Employee engagement, Employee App, communication

Breaking News: Enter The Smiling Legislation

Posted by Reagan Nyandoro on 31-Mar-2017 16:03:07

In the wake of a Brexit vote no one (but the voting majority) expected, it's been rumoured that the government are considering bringing in  wait for it … smiling legislation! 

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Topics: Employee engagement, communication

How to master the top 3 employee engagement challenges

Posted by Reagan Nyandoro on 31-Mar-2017 15:07:19

You may have heard about all the wonderful things you can do with employee apps. And, you may even want one but you are not quite sure how it will impact employee engagement, reach,  and data security. Well, wonder no more...

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Topics: Workforce communication, Employee engagement, communication

5 ways to appreciate your employees on Employee Appreciation Day

Posted by Reagan Nyandoro on 01-Mar-2017 15:33:13

Guess what... Employee Appreciation Day is on the 3rd of March 2017.

In the madness of trying to get ahead, meet deadlines and exceed customer expectations, appreciating your most valuable asset, your employees, can be forgotten. 

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Topics: Employee retention, Employee engagement