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Set Your Employees Up for Success with The Great Engagement Training Program

To create a successful and sustainable business, you need to be open to feedback. It’s important to seek out employee feedback regularly so you can make necessary changes and help support. When you have a better understanding of where everyone stands, you’re in a much better position to equip your employees to succeed. You should also always take advantage of leadership programs that give you the necessary tools and techniques to help your team succeed.

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program—starting October 12, 2022!

If you want to create lasting employee engagement, you need to make sure you implement and practice the right strategies. 

The Engage and Mobilize Program covers five modules that address the most important components of employee engagement. If you want to implement lasting positive change, there’s no better time to participate.  

For more information and to register: https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn?

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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Manage Employee Attitudes and Drive Motivation with The Great Engagement Training Program

People do their best work when they have a positive mindset and outlook on their role. One of the best ways to help motivate your employees is by evaluating and improving their day-to-day attitudes. The most important thing is to evaluate what might be contributing to any negative energy in the workplace.

It isn’t always easy to uncover what leads to poor employee attitudes and engagement, so that’s why it helps to participate in leadership programs. This way, you and your team can be equipped with the necessary tools to maintain a positive atmosphere, and keep employees engaged and happy.  

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program—starting October 12, 2022!

Participating in this program will help you and your team:

–       Pinpoint barriers to employee engagement in your organization

–       Identify what personal motivators engage your employees

–       Develop an action plan

–       Learn effective strategies to address unproductive conflicts

–       Learn the key leader attitudes of engaging leaders

 For more information and to register: https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn?

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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How to Improve Leadership Clarity and Drive Employee Engagement

When it comes to the longevity of your business, employee engagement is essential for growth. If you want your employees to feel more empowered in their positions, it all starts with laying out clear expectations and goals. 

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program—starting October 12, 2022!

This 25-hour interactive program covers a range of essential employee engagement techniques. You will be able to identify your personal role and leadership approach to employee engagement. Understanding your own impact is an important part of creating the ideal work environment, and this program will help you create your action plan and lay out a clear method of communication (especially during times of transition) between you and your employees. 

For more information and to register: https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn?

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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How to Increase Employee Engagement with Leadership Vulnerability

The more disconnected your employees feel, the greater risk they run of becoming disengaged. It’s not uncommon for people to keep their struggles to themselves, even at work, for fear of being judged, viewed as incompetent, and for other personal reasons. This can become quite isolating, so it’s important to set a precedent in your workplace that mental health is a top priority. 

Being a good leader is all about setting an example. If you show your employees that it’s okay not to feel 100% great all the time, there’s a good chance it’ll take off some pressure and help them feel more engaged in their work. Instead of being distracted by what they can’t control, they’ll feel more empowered to take control of what is within their grasp.

If you can learn to be vulnerable while keeping it professional, you stand to develop more meaningful relationships at work and give your employees more space to feel comfortable.

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program, starting October 12, 2022.

For more information and to register:https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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How to Engage and Mobilize Your Employees for the Future

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program—starting October 12, 2022!

We are very excited to start our program next month, and we hope to see you join us there! 

This program is a great fit for: 

Emerging and experienced leaders who are driven to:

·      Re-engage their employees

·      Improve motivation and productivity

·      Provide a support channel to employees to ensure efficiency

·      Maintain meaningful relationships with team members 

Employees who have been assigned leadership roles who:

·      Obtain feedback on improving the workplace from other team members

·      Direct previous co-workers

·      Assist with engaging the team to improve work

For more information and to register: https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn?

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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Strategies to Improve Employee Well-Being

If you want to work on employee well-being in the workplace, you might be overwhelmed with where to begin. Remember that what’s important is that you’re trying to take steps to support your staff, so don’t put too much pressure on where you start. 

When you start thinking about your employee well-being plan, consider the following elements: 

·       Flexibility and structure in scheduling 

·       Better worker autonomy and opportunity to engage in problem-solving

·       Maintain adequate staffing throughout the organization

·       Ensure management is prepared to support employee needs

·       Encourage a sense of belonging

The main purpose of employee wellbeing initiatives is to foster a better work environment and make it easier for employees to accomplish their tasks. So take some time to think about where your organization might benefit from the most attention.

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program, starting October 12, 2022.

For more information and to register:https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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How Assumptions Affect Employee Engagement

In the 60s, Douglas McGregor introduced “Theory X” and “Theory Y” to depict the ways in which managers view workers and how they can contribute to or detract from employee performance. Take a moment to see which one you identify with more:

Theory X assumptions

–       Employees are resistant to change.

–       By nature, employees do not like to work.

–       Average employees need formal direction and dislike responsibilities.

–       Employees put job security above personal ambition.

Theory Y assumptions

–       If a job is rewarding and satisfying, employees will become more committed.

–       Employees can be self-motivated and driven to achieve organizational goals.

–       Employees have unique skills and abilities that can be applied to organizational problems

If you find that your own beliefs are more aligned with Theory X assumptions, it might be time to rethink your engagement strategy. Theory X assumptions are widely accepted as negative and your employees are generally able to tell when you feel that way. The sooner you are able to adopt a more positive outlook, the sooner your employees will present their own. 

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program—starting October 12, 2022!

For more information and to register: https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn?

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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Why You Need to Define Your Employee Engagement Strategy

It’s all well and good to talk about employee engagement—anyone even remotely involved in a business understands how important it is. However, when do you stop talking and start acting on your insights? The simple answer is now—there’s no better time to test new productivity hacks and work processes.

Before you can start implementing anything though, you need to define your strategy. Consider some of the following so you can pinpoint what you should focus on:

–        Where is productivity currently lacking? 

–        Is there a certain time of day or week that employees seem less engaged?

–        Have you conducted any surveys to learn more about why employees might be less engaged?

At the end of the day, your ultimate goal is figuring out what works best for your organization, and what makes the most positive difference in your workflow.    

Question for leaders

1.     Does your organization currently have an employee engagement strategy in place? 

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program, starting October 12, 2022.

For more information and to register: https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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Understanding the Difference Between Employee Engagement and Job Satisfaction

It’s important to note that employee satisfaction is not the same thing as engagement. Some people might use these terms interchangeably when in reality, satisfaction deals more with a sense of content, and engagement is focused on going above and beyond in one’s position. Someone with job satisfaction is fine with where they are, whereas someone who is engaged feels a sense of urgency to meet and surpass expectations.

What true employee engagement looks like:

–       Emotional connection to work

–       Driven to advance company goals

–       Passionate about the outcome of their efforts

–       Happy to be there because of growth potential

What job satisfaction looks like:

–       Focused on pay and benefits

–       Priority is on job security

–       Not driven by emotional commitment

–       Happy to be there because it meets their basic requirements

Question for leaders

1.     How do you measure the difference between employees that are engaged compared to those who are just satisfied? 

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program, starting October 12, 2022.

For more information and to register:https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.

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Communicating the Value of Employee Engagement

We all know how important employee engagement is for the success of any organization. But the question is do employees understand that? What’s even more important than that, what’s in it for them?

You can’t expect your employees to make their engagement a priority if they don’t see an exchange of value. In other words, you need to communicate how they benefit from becoming more engaged at work. 

There are a few different ways you can do this:

–       Offer milestone rewards for employee achievements

–       Get involved with projects and show employees how valuable they are to your goals

–       Make sure employees understand how important their role is to your organization

Registration is now open for our next Great Engagement: Engage and Mobilize Employees Training Program—starting October 12, 2022!

For more information and to register: https://lnkd.in/gaSm-2vn?

Your organization may be eligible for up to two-thirds of the training cost through the Canada Job Grant program.