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Employee Burnout

When Vacation Isn’t the Answer…Organizational Interventions to Alleviate Employee Burnout

Burnout prevention strategies and workplace culture shifts to help re-engage your burnt out employees.Why are we still treating employee burnout and the resulting low engagement as an isolated problem that individuals are charged with fixing themselves? We can take vacations, “learn to say no,” join a yoga class, practice resilience — the self-help list goes on — but it won’t fix burnout. After more than a year of higher workloads due to layoffs, hiring freezes, […]

3 Ways to Improve Team Effectiveness with Empathetic Leadership

Empathetic leadership means having the ability to understand the needs of others, and being aware of their feelings and thoughts. With technology, you can scale empathetic leadership development, improve the collective emotional intelligence of teams, and optimize team effectiveness. In a previous post, we talked about toxic leadership, as the main culprit for why employees leave, and how to start fixing it. In this post, we’re going to dive deeper into one of the key […]
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Why Do Employees Quit?

Why do employees quit? …A question more relevant than ever before. A reported 3.6 million Americans quit their jobs in May, making one job opening for every unemployed worker — this coming on the heels of April’s 20-year record high, where just shy of 4 million workers left their jobs. Some have called it the Great Resignation. And as the saying goes, no one likes a quitter…but in this case, it just makes sense. Management […]

Why Investing in Company Culture Matters

88% of employees believe a strong company culture is key to business success. 94% of executives say company culture is key to business success, yet only 32% say their company culture is aligned with their business strategies. In other words, company culture is not well developed and often an afterthought at many organizations despite being viewed as essential to success. Why invest in culture? Your company’s performance depends on it. When you level-up your company […]
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Emotional Intelligence is a MUST-HAVE Leadership Trait

Psychology Today explains that emotional intelligence (EQ or EI) emotional intelligence refers to the ability to identify and manage one’s own emotions, as well as the emotions of others. Emotional intelligence is generally said to include a few key areas:   emotional awareness, or the ability to identify and name one’s own emotions;  the ability to harness those emotions and apply them to tasks like thinking and problem solving; and  the ability to manage emotions, […]
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The Importance of Hiring for Inclusion & Fit: Insights for a Culture Reset

Insights for a Culture Reset Last year, everything changed, including your work. Remote work went from case-by-case decision making by some companies to an inevitable and massive change in the way that people around the world worked — one of the few times we’ve seen such a global shift in what felt like overnight. As a result of this shift, the future of work looks very different from this point forward.  The following insights look […]

9 Steps to Align Culture with Strategy

In our last webinar, which you can watch in full here, we broke down how to align culture with strategy in 9 steps. With the Humantelligence culture software maximizing results, these steps will yield a transformed organization.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPvTVXc57Lg&t=1854s1.     Evaluate the current performance of your organization   Growth, revenue, and customer satisfaction are great places to start when evaluating your organization. Look for things that need to be improved and outline where you want to start.   […]

Focus on the “I” in DE&I

Diversity and inclusion have always been an integral part of a successful business and healthy corporate culture. As we evolve and learn, including equity, has become the new normal in human resources transforming D&I, to DE&I. While the three of these are important in their own respect ‘inclusion’ tends to bring about diversity organically. If you and your company have created an inclusive environment a more diverse candidate pool will start to apply. It’s not […]

Creating Great Corporate Cultures

We can all agree that culture is important, but are you understanding your companies culture and subcultures correctly? Acknowledging that culture is important isn’t enough, measuring and keeping tabs on it is how results are created. The act of measuring culture actually turns out to be pretty tricky as fewer than 23% of organizations measure the culture of specific teams or departments and only 16% of organizations measure the differences between those teams and the […]

Elevate Your Culture with Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence (EQ) is quickly becoming the new predictor for employee success. While IQ has been the standard to determine which candidates will perform well within an organization, EQ has been shown to be 30% more accurate at predicting who will excel. Simply reading resumes no longer works, so we’ve drafted 5 steps to take a holistic approach and elevate your overall culture using EQ. Step 1: Gain Understanding Start off by learning why EQ […]

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