Tag Archives: pulse surveys

Are we playing defense when it comes to employee engagement?

About 6 years ago I wrote a post for Fistful Of Talent entitled: HR Plays Too Much Defense” The gist of the post was that HR sees their job as “protecting the company.” That HR is in the “prevention of problems game.” Unfortunately, the way you win that game is to not lose. And the […]
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All Vital Signs Are Good but the Patient is Dying – The Employee Engagement Silver Bullet?

Did you hear about the patient with perfect blood pressure, perfect heart rate, perfect cholesterol levels, wonderful muscle tone yet was slowly dying? You’re about to. The patient’s name is Employee Engagement. Yesterday I pointed you to a write up about KMPG accusing the “employee engagement” industry of being a racket and how they were […]
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160,000 Employee Professional Services Firm Decides Engagement is a “Racket”

I’m pretty good at keeping my finger on the pulse of what is going on in the engagement space but this little ditty almost slipped by me. And the fact that I’ve only seen one update referencing this (and on Google + no less – which may explain why no one is talking about it…) […]
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July Podcast

#2 is in the books! Below is a quick overview of the content in the July podcast. Runs about 20 minutes. Only 2 topics to cover. As always – let me know if you like it. Intro Got feedback – make it shorter? maybe – we’ll see if I can keep from rambling. Focus on one maybe […]
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