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5 leadership communication trends you need for employee engagement

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You’ve landed here because you know that leadership communications will influence the success of your business. In fact, the way you lead your frontline employees has a strong impact on employee engagement – and that’s no surprise. But, where do you start to create a positive impact and what strategies can you adopt that’ll contribute toward employee well-being?

Internal Advertising Turns Employees into Ambassadors

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Is your company struggling to deal with disengaged employees? Those who don’t feel connected to the organization? Internal advertising may be your solution!

Invest in employee experience to boost engagement & employer branding

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Attracting and retaining good employees are generally big challenges for companies. Add the effects of the Great Reopening and you have yourself a full–blown war for talent. What can you do if you want to come on top? The answer is simple - invest in your employee’s experience.  Let’s explore together how investing and improving employee experience influences other key points in your organization, particularly employee engagement and employer branding.

Engaging A Distributed Workforce

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Are your employees energized and committed to executing initiatives? If not, this message is for you. A distributed workforce - sometimes referred to as a ‘frontline workforce’ - are individuals that do not work regularly from behind a desk or office. With the rise of hybrid work policies, right now 85% of the global workforce is considered ‘non-desk or frontline.’ This redistribution of the workforce can be great for employee morale - but how does it affect your employees’ engagement?

How do others use polls on Speakap?

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Do you ever wonder how other companies use Speakap? We sat down with Mariska Ramp, Marketeer at Restaurant Company Europe (also known as the chain restaurant Loetje) to find out why and how she likes using polls on the ‘Lekker App’ - Loetje’s Speakap employee app. Here are some of her tips and tricks that could work for your company too.

Break the Bias Perspectives: International Women's Day 2022

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At Speakap, we have many strong and intelligent female employees working with us. We are proud of this because we are aware of the gender biases present for women in the workplace, and we want to do our part to help reduce these biases. Female representation in the technology sector continues to be low, which is why it is important for us to draw attention to the topic of International Women’s Day and everything it stands for.

How To Better Manage Tasks

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There’s so much that goes into a task before you can mark it off your list. And you’ve landed here because you could really use some tips and tricks on how to effectively manage tasks.

How To Navigate the Digital Workplace

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Saying that workplace communications are complex would be an understatement. Receiving feedback, managing projects, and working as a team is often challenging and affects success at all levels.

5 Crisis Communications Lessons from Starbucks

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Last April, the global coffee giant Starbucks was sucked into a conversation about racial bias when an incident took place at one of their Philadelphia restaurants. The manager of the unit accused two African-American men of trespassing; police were called, the men were wrongly arrested, and the outcry was nationwide.

5 Ways To Improve Communication at Work

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An Ark Group survey amongst CEO’s cited effective internal communication as the critical factor by almost 95% of the CEO’s surveyed. However, only 22% thought their own company’s internal communication was all that effective...