Warning Signs that Employee Engagement is Beginning to Fall

  A hospital ICU has amazing patient monitoring systems. Machines beep and hum as numbers and graphs flash in multi-colors. Nurses patiently explain normal ranges as you closely watch for change—dips or spikes signaling ever-so-slight signs of trouble or improvement. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could pinpoint with such exactness the moment an employee…

A Fine Employee Engagement Line: Managers, Are You Too Hands Off?

Engage. Empower. Inspire. Motivate—It’s the mantra of every manager on the planet.  “Engaged employees are more productive,” you’re told. “Empowered employees think outside the box and see opportunities.” “Inspired employees are self-motivated and want to do their best.” There are more tips online on how to inspire, engage, motivate and empower employees than you could…