BizTrends 2018


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Unhealthy relationship between employee wellness expectations and reality

While many employers recognise the role they have to play in influencing good employee health, most are not employing strategies that best enable these outcomes...

1 day ago

Papers to help improve labour safety in agriculture, forestry sectors

The back-breaking jobs in the agriculture and forestry sectors are some of the most dangerous. To reduce health risks, FAO has published two papers mapping ways to improve worker health and safety...

3 days ago

Bruce Daisley of Twitter on the power of amazing culture businesses (Part 3)

Bruce Daisley is VP for Europe at Twitter, and runs the Eat Sleep Work Repeat podcast. In the last part of this three-part article, Jon Ratcliffe chatted with him about purpose, well-being, what advice he can give young students entering the industry...

By Jon Ratcliffe 3 days ago

Paid leave for volunteering is about more than giving back

If you've ever donated your personal time to help others, you've likely experienced what psychologists call the 'Helper's High', or the feeling of euphoria we experience when we help others. It's addictive and we want to experience it again and again...

By Joanne van der Walt 3 days ago

An employee engagement programme done right

An employee engagement programme can effectively modify employee behaviour and yield the desired results for your business...

By Mauricia Truter, Issued by WOW Enterprise Performance Solutions 12 Apr 2018

Bruce Daisley of Twitter on the power of amazing culture businesses (Part 2)

Bruce Daisley is VP for Europe at Twitter, and runs the Eat Sleep Work Repeat podcast. In part 2 of this three-part article, I chatted with him more about Monk Mode Mornings, how one should not mistake collaboration with creativity, the Netflix culture document [Netflix Culture Deck] and more...

By Jon Ratcliffe 12 Apr 2018

How recognising staff effectively changes behaviour

There are several factors that determine business success, but the most important - by far - is employee behaviour...

Issued by WOW Enterprise Performance Solutions 11 Apr 2018

Bruce Daisley of Twitter on the power of amazing culture businesses (Part 1)

Bruce Daisley is VP for Europe at Twitter and runs the Eat Sleep Work Repeat podcast. In part 1 of this three-part article, I chatted to him about Monk Mode Mornings, the power of laughter, his new work manifesto and more...

By Jon Ratcliffe 5 Apr 2018

Digital lunch scheme boosts productivity in Kenya

An innovative, low cost, digital lunch scheme for staff that's been implemented by over 60 companies across major Kenyan cities, is being hailed as pivotal in boosting staff productivity, retention and companies' profitability...

28 Mar 2018

Why peer-to-peer recognition is important

Did you know that one of the top reasons people leave their jobs is a lack of recognition?... `

Issued by WOW Enterprise Performance Solutions 26 Mar 2018

Seven ways to make your commute more productive

Commuting to work can take hours each day - leading to increased time wastage and even reduced productivity. But, could this time be used productively...?

26 Mar 2018

Porsche workers snap up bonuses of nearly €10,000

FRANKFURT, Germany - German luxury carmaker Porsche on Wednesday said it would pay workers a special bonus of up to €9,656 ($11,800) each to celebrate a record year...

23 Mar 2018

Breaking the corporate politics taboo to get ahead

Politics was once a dirty word in business. You did not play politics to get ahead. It was just not done...

By Michelle Moss 22 Mar 2018

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