Employee Engagement Blog

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A fun way to tap into your employee mood

A fun employee mood survey How’s the employee mood at work? People usually think of too many questions and slow feedback loops when discussing how to tap in to employee mood. Is there a fun survey to take to keep a constant pulse on your organization? Celpax is a device that hangs at the exit door […]

Generation Y in the workplace – immediate feedback please!

Generation Y in the workplace – Hello immediate feedback The so-called Generation Y in the workplace has created a demand for greater immediacy at work. The behavioural analysts over at Canvas8 recently published a case study called “Celpax: A measuring Tool for Happier Workplaces”. The case study takes a look at how technology is changing our workplaces in […]

HR Innovation Day – Keynote speaker announcement

  HR Innovation Day Interested in HR innovation? Curious about new trends to work more efficient, be a better leader, creating work happiness, etc? Join us in the beautiful settings of the University of Leipzig, Germany! On June 2nd I’ll be giving a keynote speech around Real Time Employee Morale: Why measure daily? Innovative practices in Human Resource […]

Employee Retention Strategies: Popcorn Day

Simple Employee Retention Strategies It’s 5 am in the morning and Stacy from HR is already at work. But she’s not behind her desk. She’s popping corn! We asked the Celpax community to share their best employee morale tips to learn from each other: Here’s Stacy Walker, HR Training Coordinator at Koch Foods in Mississippi, USA. She’s sharing how their […]

Boost morale at work with HR Data: Waffle Fridays

Boost morale at work: What fun things can you do? HR data in action. When you try to boost morale at work, how do you know it’s worth doing? Here’s Avitech, backing up their Waffle Fridays with HR data:   Every Friday, the office smells extra good at Avitech Bratislava. If you stick your head into […]

What is the international day of happiness? How can you make your employees happier?

The International Day of Happiness is here – how can you make your employees happier today? The United Nations declared March 20th the International Day of Happiness, with the aim to create a happier world for people everywhere. Most adults worldwide spend more time (awake!) at work than anywhere else. So if you’re unhappy at work, you’re unhappy […]

Get feedback with simple smiley faces

Simple! Feedback smiley faces “A smiley system for employees to rate their workdays? …aha, like a smiley machine!” This is a common reply when I explain how we measure employee morale.    The Celpax is a device that hangs at the exit door. When employees leave for the day they answer “How was your day?” by pressing either […]

Engagement in the workplace: New simple technology

Engagement in the workplace is a hot topic… Atrivity interviewed us about how simple technology is driving engagement in the workplace. Here’s a recap:   Effective HR and operational managers make it their business to gauge how their people are feeling. With an ongoing “war on talent”, managers need to consider employee happiness while empowering them to […]