- Stressed out employees cost the economy billions
Stress levels are rising across the globe with almost six in 10 workers in key global economies experiencing a rise in workplace stress over the last two years.
- Social media – a cheap and easy recruitment option
Incorporating social media into a recruitment strategy does not have to be a very costly or time-consuming exercise, a recruitment consultant has advised.
- Network to “recession proof” your career
Networking has been cited as one of the top three ways to hold on to your job and “recession proof” your career, according to a report released by Hudson.
- Allow managers to “rant” on social media
Innovative social media tools, such as discussion boards on which managers can “rant” about a certain topic or development within an organisation can be an effective communication tool, an expert on organisational communication has advised.
- Go home on time tomorrow
It is time for employers to repay employees the $72 billion in overtime they owe them by allowing workers to go home at 5pm tomorrow, 25 November.
- Internal communications vital to retention
Companies with highly effective internal communication programs are better placed to keep employees engaged and retain key talent, according to a new survey by Watson Wyatt