Tag: Employee Engagement

How to keep the creative workforce engaged

As an employer, you deal with all kinds of employees— some slow, others energetic, some smart, and yet others dim witted. However, you will...

What drives employee engagement at the top?

Whenever we talk of employee engagement, it is assumed we are talking about the frontline or mid-level employees. The senior management of an organisation...

Pedal your way to health

‘A desk connected to a digital exercise bike can help burn calories’, said the headline. Before long, another headline caught my eye, ‘Get work...

Good ergonomics can ensure employee engagement

With all the buzz around employee engagement these days, and the role of quality employee experiences in promoting the same, the corporate world is...

‘Listen’ to ensure employee engagement

If you look for the definition of ‘listening’ on Google, you will get many versions— ‘give one's attention to a sound’; ‘take notice of...

Five ways to build internal branding for Gen Z

Nowadays, company culture speaks louder than money. Workers may easily switch to lower paying jobs if the company culture aligns with their beliefs. Companies...

Employee engagement: How much has changed in India, in the past...

Engagement at work is highest among employees in India than in other countries reveals a survey. ADP Research Institute’s recent global survey revealed that...

Taking the blues away from the blue-collared: 5 employee-engagement tips to...

Talk engagement and all you imagine is a host of activities and plans to keep people in the office motivated and happy. Do you...

Vantage Circle Wins US 20 Million Dollar contract for its employee rewards...

Vantage Circle has been awarded a large contract for the Employee Rewards and Recognition platform by one of the largest enterprises in USA. Designed...

Breaking down silos with an engagement platform

Luminous India, a three decade old market leader in power storage and home electrical businesses - wanted to create better synergy and collaboration amongst...

Here’s why you should gamify employee engagement

All work and no play has never worked, especially, when it comes to employee engagement! The word ‘engagement’ itself suggests ‘being in it’ and...

Being part of a team increases engagement levels: Study

It is common knowledge that there is a lot of strength in teamwork. However, what organisations do not realise is that working in teams...

How companies are leveraging technology to build candidate relationship

All companies wish to be known for their top notch candidate relationship management (CRM). Building a strong relationship with passive or active candidates and...

Bajaj Auto’s ‘Flying Start Leadership Programme’

Bajaj Auto is leading the change by staying ahead of companies in the industry. How? From its innovation labs, it is tenaciously generating ideas...

Infosys opts to engage with employees through sports

Infosys is all set to enhance its brand image, not only with clients but also with its employees, by partnering with international tournaments, such...

Barco India moving from ‘controlling’ to ‘connecting’

Employees are the biggest asset for a company, and employee relations is growing in importance with the new generation joining the workforce. Many industries...

Intuit India – Creating a sense of belongingness

Quickly gulping the morning meal, rushing through the daily newspaper and readying for office is common routine for urban professionals. This can be a...

Dear Diary…

The good old diary has been the source of many stories. Films have been based on the experiences noted down in the diaries and...

Tata Sky tells its employees to ‘Be your own CEO’

Companies love appreciating and encouraging their best performers. And why not? After all, it is these people who become the building blocks of an...

Never a boring day at Titan

Coffee-break conversations can be rather random. Our group went into discussing lifestyle products and brands. One of my colleagues initiated an informal survey of...

7000 Bacardi employees interact with bar staff

Bacardi, the privately held family-owned spirits company, completed 157 successful years recently. To mark the occasion and as part of the ‘Back to Bar’...

Can Artificial Intelligence peep into the hearts and minds of the...

The HR personnel in any organisation work hard to put the right talent in place. They also help arrange for the new entrants to...

Hyatt: How in the world would one motivate a chef?

The hospitality industry has a very different set of employees — not the regular nine to five office goers. This business operates 24x7 and...

‘Fevicol ka Jod’ at the workplace: Pidilite’s strategy to bind its...

One of the most difficult tasks as an HR head, is to create a strong bond between employees. In a country such as India,...

How to up productivity during festive months

With the festive season already having kicked in, people are soaking in the spirit of merrymaking. However, the energy, enthusiasm and festive aura is...

Tune in to the radio frequency for employee engagement

‘Frequency’ is aimed to foster employee engagement, while sharing internal developments and new processes within the firm.

How effective is your recognition programme?

A recognition programme is all about the emotional connect and not about the number of appreciation notes exchanged or the number of people logged onto the platform. 

How to get started with a new-age rewards and recognition tool

R&R is widely accepted as an important engagement tool and it is easy to implement a basic system for rewards and recognition, provided there is constant involvement from HR

Happy employees contribute to better profits, says global report

The financial returns are higher for companies taking care of their employees, reveals a report by Globoforce WorkHuman and IBM Smarter Workforce.

Reality check: How much do organisations value eNPS?

While the level of customer engagement is seen as an important metric to plan business strategy, measuring the level of employee engagement is left in hindsight.

The topography of employee engagement

One may argue that a happy employee is an engaged employee, however, these are two entirely different facets and the former may or may not lead to the latter

Now, an AI that can take on the HR’s job

Marcel, designed with people-first benefits and experiences in mind, will keep Publicis Groupe’s 80,000 employees connected to one.

How authentic are employee satisfaction surveys?

Do organisations have efficient employee satisfaction surveys (ESS) that assess and bring out factual results about employee happiness in the workplace or is it just another tick-in-the-box?

Employees using social media during work hours to while away time

While social-media apps may help engage employees and share knowledge with them, they may also distract them and cause decrease in productivity.

How Aegon Life Insurance equips employees to make better financial decisions

Financial planning sessions were conducted in collaboration with Arthayantra, to build awareness about financial wellbeing and empower its employees to plan their financial goals and achieve them through effective implementation.

A mobile app to help companies connect with employees during crises

The emergency communication system comprises a cloud-based platform and a mobile app.

Microland’s employee mobile app to enhance business productivity and collaboration

The app aims to create a digitally enhanced and connected workspace.

Why it is important to appoint a ‘vibe manager’

These managers ensure the workplace is trendy enough for its employees, which, in turn, ensures better productivity.

How different is employee engagement from employee experience?

Are employee engagement and experience two sides of the same coin or is there something that differentiates the two? HRKatha finds out.

Perks unheard: Yearly vacation stipend and four-day weeks during summer

Basecamp provides its employees a $5,000 annual vacation stipend along with shortened four-day, 32-hour weeks during summer.

Employee engagement goes socially responsible: Zerodha’s flea market

With earnings from its stalls, the company has funded education and upbringing of four underprivileged girls through Action Aid.

Flipkart gets a new CEO: Only for a day

As part of a special initiative, Padmini Pagadala, an associate director at Flipkart, was the acting CEO and worked closely with Kalyan Krishnamurthy on April 25

AccorHotels India Awards recognises employee excellence

AccorHotels recently awarded some of its best talent in a ceremony held at the Novotel Goa Shrem Hotel.

Mercer to acquire Thomsons Online Benefits

Thomsons is a SaaS provider of global employee benefits and employee engagement software. Its platform, Darwin™ for automated employee benefits administration has over 1 million worldwide users.

How are tenure loyalists different from professional loyalists

The recent sensational corporate controversy at Tata Group raises a question on employee loyalty and its types. 

Re-thinking employee engagement holistically

The engagement model should encompass the important elements that can involve the employee in the growth of the company.

The Employee Engagement Lifeboat

Varying from poor to great, employee engagement can be nurtured and increased phenomenally, or lost and thrown away.

Why HR needs an agile mindset

At a time when being fast, nimble and connected, can ‘make or break’ a business, can HR as a function afford a rigid mindset? The answer to that is undoubtedly, ‘No’!

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How to keep the creative workforce engaged

As an employer, you deal with all kinds of employees— some slow, others energetic, some smart, and yet others dim witted. However, you will...

Compassionate leadership and employee engagement

We all know that leaders have the ability to make or break an organisation. We also know that leaders need to possess certain qualities...

Pedal your way to health

‘A desk connected to a digital exercise bike can help burn calories’, said the headline. Before long, another headline caught my eye, ‘Get work...

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A new squad structure brings in renewed agility at Aegon

  While agility and performance are hot topics for organisations these days, companies dealing in life insurance have mostly stuck to the traditional way of...

HDFC’s HackitUp challenge to hire people in AI and machine learning

Hackathons are becoming rather popular today, with several companies in the IT and tech industry using these hackathon challenges to hire the best of...

How to keep the creative workforce engaged

As an employer, you deal with all kinds of employees— some slow, others energetic, some smart, and yet others dim witted. However, you will...

Uber determined not to treat drivers as employees

Uber Technologies has been caught up in a legal argument wherein the Company has been trying to prove that its drivers are simply independent...

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“Archaic HR processes force millennials to switch jobs often,” Niti Khosla, lead people analytics...

Friendly and jolly Niti Khosla, lead-people analytics and business impact, Novartis International, is a true HR leader with the ability to understand people and...

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“A true leader is not dependent on title or designation,” Dwarakanath

It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...