Creative Engagement Grounded In Reality

The chicken or the egg – can you have employee engagement without work life balance?

April 10, 2012 by kate-pirrie

Why organisations should care about work life balance. Two weeks ago, at around 7pm on a Friday evening, some of my colleagues and I were left sitting at our desks, hurriedly trying to wrap up our work and get on with our weekends, when we found ourselves in the midst of a rather robust debate about work life balance.

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Aussies win award for pimping up IT change

April 2, 2012 by admin

30 March, opr Employee Experience Australia won Campaign Asia Pacific PR Awards’ Employee Communication Campaign of the Year for our All About Me McDonald’s Australia IT major change management program

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Would you hire Goldman Sachs Greg Smith?

March 15, 2012 by megan-caulfield

Greg Smith’s ‘Why I’m leaving Goldman Sachs’ letter published in the New York Times has sparked debate about the company’s values and culture and thrown the organisation into serious damage control, not least around the way it will now deal with its internal communication.

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Being on speed really can be the answer

March 8, 2012 by admin

This week a trusty colleague and I, stopped building our ark to escape Sydney’s fine weather, in favour of attending the annual MNC HR Team Briefing – an annual gathering of HR professionals from multi-national organisations.

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Storytelling at its best – the tale of the tiger and the loaf

January 26, 2012 by admin

A blog that is short and sweet... just look at this wonderful letter which brought a smile to my face this Australia Day as I came upon it on Facebook. An employee who completely 100% gets customer service, so much so that it's been reposted online - and Sainsbury's will reap the reputation benefits as I have no doubt this will get re-shared and liked many more times over the coming days.

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