Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is an emergent property of the relationship between an organization and its employees. An "engaged employee" is one who is fully absorbed by and enthusiastic about their work and so takes positive action to further the organization's reputation and interests.An organization with 'high' employee engagement might therefore be expected to outperform those with 'low' employee engagement, all else being equal.
Posts about Employee Engagement
  • Employer Forum Recap: Engagement and Retention

    … Following our highly successful Employer Forum in November 2016, Kent Employment Law held its second Forum last month. These quarterly breakfast events are an in-house resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals. Hosted by lawyer Trevor Thomas, February’s Forum focused on employee engagement and retention. We were joined…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 18 readers -
  • Words from Simon: What Employers Need to Know about Family Law

    … at first, there are actually many ways that family law-related issues can impact both employees and employers. In 2016, approximately 33% of marriages ended in divorce – and this number only increases if you include common law relationships that came to an end. Given these figures, it’s extremely likely that a business owner will have one or more…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 24 readers -
  • Flex hours: making it work for your business

    … If the number of articles published on Forbes.com alone is any indication, workplace flexibility is a hot topic for today’s employers. Researchers and pundits alike hail the benefits of flexible work arrangements, which include employee happiness, productivity, and engagement. In certain circumstances, such as where an employee faces health…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 24 readers -
  • How Employers Can Foster “Sustainable Employment”

    … Last month, Kent Employment Law lawyer, Trevor Thomas, was invited to the offices of SRK Consulting Canada to speak to members of the Engineering Human Resources Association. Trevor’s focus was on how employers can foster “sustainable employment” in the workplace through their employee contracts. Sustainable employment refers to an employment…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 25 readers -