Tag: employee engagement

Engaged employees perform in superior ways to others, and their organisations deliver superior results in the marketplace. This is at the essence of high performance culture. Source: Thinkstock

Engagement: the core of a high performance culture

When designing organisational elements to improve performance, a fundamental consideration in this process is how changes impact an individual’s daily work, writes Dave Hanna Many design efforts to shape a high performance culture appropriately scrutinise the values, processes and systems that must be aligned. One aspect of developing a high […]

Wood & Grieve Engineers CEO José Granado says culture is really just a set of behaviours

3 steps to engineering great engagement

A flat management structure, accessibility to senior leaders and a personable company culture are three keys to the business success of Wood & Grieve Engineers, according to the firm’s CEO, José Granado Despite increasing the size of its workforce and geographic footprint considerably to become a national firm with more […]

There is a strong link between engagement and sales growth, says Mietta Gibson, head of HR at Fiat Chrysler Australia

How HR helped Fiat Chrysler triple sales results

A strong focus on improving employee engagement has boosted Fiat Chrysler’s commercial success and played a key role in significantly improving sales results, according to the business’ head of HR. “There is definitely a strong link between employee engagement and the business and sales growth we’ve experienced,” said Mietta Gibson, […]

Alignment of team members to strategy is crucial for success, says Starlight CEO Louise Baxter

Starlight CEO on driving high performance

Role clarity is an absolute necessity for a high-performing team, according to the CEO of Starlight Children’s Foundation, Louise Baxter, who said team members need know their role, what is expected from them, how they are measured and how they can impact strategy. Alignment to strategy is crucial, she said: […]