Employee Engagement: A Confluence of Passion and Purpose

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Image courtesy of Pixabay Why is it so difficult to understand what employee engagement is all about? It's great that there's an ongoing spotlight on employee engagement because it's still at an all-time low. What is Employee Engagement?

5 Epic Employee Engagement Issues You Never Noticed


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Fast Track Employee Engagement with a ‘Keep It Simple’ Survey


The strongest companies embrace their culture and the engagement of people who comprise it. Most traditional and effective Voice of the Employee programs focus on learning from employees about several key areas.

Key Factors to Improving Employee Engagement in Field Service


Employee engagement is probably one of the largest challenges facing field service companies currently. Despite the latest excitement regarding worker engagement, few businesses understand the impact or the way it may drive company outcomes.

Connecting the Dots: Where Customer Experience and Employee Engagement Converge


Employee engagement is well accepted as a Key Performance Indicator of thriving organizations. But while engagement has been regularly measured for decades, engagement levels have largely remained unchanged. employees are not engaged.

Employee Engagement Insights to Inspire

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As more employees take on multiple responsibilities with little to no pay increases and no growth paths in place, it therefore should be no surprise that employee engagement is at an all-time low. Customer Engagement Employee Engagement disneyinstitute employeeengagement employeeengagementblogs employeeperformance engagedemployees flaviomartins jeannebliss lioraurssy

Six Rules for Smart Simplicity and Employee Engagement

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Is this the secret to employee engagement? In his talk, he poses a question, a bit of a chicken-and-egg situation, something along the lines of: Does being less engaged make employees less productive. I would equate this to employee ownership.

Employee Engagement: Why You Need It, and How to Increase It

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When was the last time you asked your employees for feedback? Brand Experience Customer Service Customer Engagement Employee Satisfaction Employee Engagement

The Magic Intersection of Employee Engagement and Customer Satisfaction, and How Technology Can Support It


Editor’s note: This post is a snippet of an article originally published on Engagement Strategies Media. In a perfect world, actively engaged employees deliver your brand promise each and every day.

CX Competency: Employee Engagement (Video)

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This video provides an overview of one of those competencies, Employee Engagement, where the goal is to align employees with the goals of the organization. Here Are Five I’s of Employee Engagement: […].

Focus On Employee Engagement, Not Employee Experience

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We are finally seeing a movement by the general business world to seriously focus on the role and value of employees, which is why “Embracing Employee Engagement” is one of our 2017 CX Trends. Temkin Group has viewed employee engagement as a critical foundation for customer experience since our inception. CCXP1 Customer-Centric Culture Customer experience Employee Engagement

Employee Engagement Shaping Call Centers

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Employee engagement is a top-of-mind concern for many organizations, and improving it should be on your to-do list. Employee engagement has been proven to add tremendous value to organizations, and ongoing developments are pushing its benefits further than ever before Contact centers that are always on the lookout for new tools and resources can hold a powerful competitive advantage.

Are Your Employees Engaged to Tell You the Truth?


Surveying employees on satisfaction and engagement is not a new concept, but it’s getting a little more fanfare these days. Forward-looking leaders understand how important it is to have innovative, productive and engaged employees.

Employee Engagement Shows on Bottom Line


HR Execs: Wake Up To Employee Engagement!

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In the report Benchmarking HR’s Support of CX and Employee Engagement, we examine what human resources (HR) professionals are doing to support customer experience and employee engagement efforts. CCXP1 Customer-Centric Culture Customer experience Employee EngagementLet me start by saying that HR execs are missing a big opportunity.

The Untapped Value of Employee Engagement (Infographic)

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We created this infographic called “The Untapped Value of Employee Engagement” with some of our employee engagement research. Also, check out our Employee Engagement Resource Page. Customer experience Employee Engagement Infographic

Rethinking Employee Engagement

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labor market continues to gain strength, industry observers are forecasting an upsurge among employees who jump ship from their workplaces. Strictly from a compensation standpoint, an increase in employee turnover is understandable. According to Mercer, Towers Watson, and other human resources firms, salary increases for employees are expected to rise 3.0 As we race towards 2016 and the U.S.

4 Ways to Improve Employee Engagement


You can’t have a great customer experience without a great employee experience. The two are intrinsically linked: Great managers create great employees, who ultimately create great customer experiences. For example, the offices at Rackspace constantly celebrate employee achievements.

Why You Can’t Afford to Ignore Employee Engagement (Infographic)

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Highly engaged employees make the customer experience. Disengaged employees break it. Are your employees passionate about their jobs and committed to contribute to your company’s goals? In fact, employee disengagement is a bigger problem than most employers realize.

Employee Engagement Is on the Rise

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has long been experiencing an employee engagement crisis. Gallup's tracking in March showed an upturn, indicating that companies may be breaking through engagement barriers that have caused stagnant numbers in recent years. workers whom Gallup considers "engaged" in their jobs averaged 34.1 workplace engagement daily in January 2011. Employee Engagement employeeengagement employeeinnovation employeeretentionThe U.S.

Five I’s of Employee Engagement (Video)

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Employee engagement is one of Temkin Group’s four CX core competencies. This video highlights our model for making improvements in what we call the Five I’s of Employee Engagement : Inform, Inspire, Instruct, Involve, and Incent.

Top Three Employee Engagement Challenges and How to Overcome Them

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This week marks the 7th anniversary of the release of Taking Care of the People Who Matter Most: A Guide to Employee-Customer Care. Continued interest in applying internal marketing to engage employees is more than a matter of economic recovery; it’s an international business strategy.

6 Stats That Show Employee Engagement’s Impact On Customer Satisfaction


The idea that employee engagement has a measurable impact on customer satisfaction and retention is intuitive. We understand a disengaged employee is less likely to provide a positive service experience (and even less likely to provide an exceptional one). When Sue is unhappy at work, she isn’t motivated to go above-and-beyond for a customer. She’s. View Article

Employee Engagement Manager (EEM)

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Mobile apps provide astounding conveniences in our personal lives, and the time has now arrived for mobile apps to similarly transform our work lives for the better

Employee Engagement Does Not Equal Employee Effectiveness


We hear a lot today about employee engagement. But according to the Hay Group, “ engagement alone does not drive employee effectiveness.” Employees also need to be enabled.

New Verint App Extends Employee Engagement Capabilities on Mobile Devices


Because work doesn’t just happen in the office, this application extends common work activities across devices so that employees can access the capabilities they need—without compromising data security. Workforce Management Workforce Optimization Mobile employee engagement

Report: Employee Engagement Competency & Maturity, 2017

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We just published a Temkin Group report, Employee Engagement Competency & Maturity, 2017. Here’s the executive summary of this annual review of employee engagement activities, competencies, and maturity levels for large companies: Engaged employees are critical assets to their organization. It’s not surprising, therefore, that customer experience leaders have more engaged employees than their peers.

Positive Employee Engagement Enables Great Customer Experience

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Consistently delivering an exceptional customer experience requires creating employee engagement and culture that cultivates positive service actions. Culture Customer Experience Management Employee Engagement Good Reads Recommended

The VOC Guide to Effective Employee Engagement

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Report: Employee Engagement Competency & Maturity, 2015

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We just published a Temkin Group report, Employee Engagement Competency & Maturity, 2015. Our research of more than 200 large companies shows that front-line employees are the most engaged, while back office employees are often neglected in employee engagement efforts.

4 Rules of Employee Engagement

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Engaged employees are the backbone of an organization. But while business leaders recognize the importance of an engaged workforce, several organizations have been facing high levels of disengagement for a number of years.

Report: State of Employee Engagement Maturity, 2016

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We just published a Temkin Group report, State of Employee Engagement Maturity, 2016. Here’s the executive summary of this annual review of employee engagement activities, competencies, and maturity levels for large companies: Engaged employees are critical assets for any customer experience effort. As engaged employees are critical assets, it’s not surprising our data shows that customer […].

Report: Employee Engagement Benchmark Study, 2016

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We just published a Temkin Group report, Employee Engagement Benchmark Study, 2016. employees. Take a look at our Employee Engagement Resource Page). Here’s the executive summary: We used the Temkin Employee Engagement Index to […]. Assessments Benchmarks Customer experience Employee Engagement Temkin Group Research TrendsThis is the fifth year that we’ve published the benchmark of U.S.

What Ants Can Show You About Employee Engagement & Customer Centricity


For illustrative purposes, let’s replace the word “ants” with “employees”: 3% of employees are seen working all the time. 25% of employees are never seen working. 72% of employees are seen working less than half the time.

Driving Employee Engagement in Today’s Contact Center


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For On-Call Retail Employees, Engagement Takes Time Off

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Report: Benchmarking HR’s Support of CX and Employee Engagement

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We published a Temkin Group report, Benchmarking HR’s Support of CX and Employee Engagement. Here’s the executive summary: Employee engagement is a critical component of customer experience (CX). Benchmarks Corporate culture Customer experience CX measurement Employee Engagement Temkin Group Research Trends analytics customer analytics

Customer Obsession Is An Employee Engagement Strategy, Too


Doing so, while also helping your colleagues feel more engaged with their work. That's a nice thought, and few would dispute the importance of engaging employees to deliver better experiences. CX Pros: What's better than delivering experiences that delight customers?

Report: Employee Engagement Benchmark Study, 2015

Experience Matters

We just published a Temkin Group report, Employee Engagement Benchmark Study, 2015 , which is our annual analysis of U.S. employees. Here’s the executive summary: We used the Temkin Employee Engagement Index to analyze the engagement levels of more than 5,000 U.S.

Employee Engagement and Better Customer Engagement in 2016


While you may or may not have previously considered gamification a key part of these employee engagement efforts, it can help keep your employees focused on what matters and what helps drive the bottom line. Everyone is looking for a competitive advantage in 2016.