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4 Tips for Performance Reviews With Frontline Workers

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Performance reviews can be scary. But they don’t have to be. They’re simply designed to review your employees’ progress, highlight areas for improvement and implement strategies for skill development. It’s a dedicated moment to help employees improve their skills, efficiency and confidence.

How nexeye Engages a Workforce of 4,000 on an Employee App

Customer experience Employee engagement

How do you instantly communicate with each and every frontline employee across 3 brands and 5 countries? How does your message get across in the retail industry with a dispersed workforce?

Priority for an Operations Director: An Employee Communication App

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We spoke with Sanne Oosterhoff, Group Operations Director at nexeye, the optical retail platform that includes chains Hans Anders, eyes + more, and Direkt Optik (with more than 700 stores and 4,000 employees, operating in 5 European countries). Sanne has implemented an employee communication app (using Speakap) at three companies (!) throughout his career in operations. 

How Bever Reaches 2,000+ Employees Across 40 Locations With an Employee Communications App

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Reaching frontline employees can be a challenge, especially when time-sensitive news or updates need to be shared from HQ to floor workers. How do you ensure that each and every frontline employee gets the right message at the right time? How do you reach them in times of crisis? How do you make sure they have the information they need to do their job?  The short answer: using an employee communications app.

Why STULZ USA Replaced Their Bulletin Board With an Employee App

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It’s clear by now that the ways of working are changing, and the manufacturing industry is no exception. A pandemic, increased shortage of skilled workers, and an aging workforce are just a number of things that are causing manufacturing C-level to rethink their strategies. 

Employee Communication: Key Takeaways From HR Technology Conference ‘22

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Let’s face it, a big part of Human Resource management involves technology these days. And why is that? Digitalization of HR can impact the employee experience, but can also impact communication between HQ and the work floor. With the right tools in place, the digitalization of HR can also have an economic impact on companies.

3 Lessons HR Specialists Can Take From Rituals’ Employee Engagement Platform

Customer experience Employee engagement

When Rituals, a global cosmetic company, started to see rapid growth, they adopted a branded employee engagement platform to keep their workforce on the same page. They called this Speakap product, ‘Rituals Connect’ – one app to keep all employees connected. With it, they’re able to share knowledge from HQ to employees, provide trainings, and strengthen their onboarding experience.

10 Employee Engagement Quotes from Titans

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Why have we put together employee engagement quotes? Because in today’s day and age, employee engagement is everything for company growth. And that’s especially true for frontline employees. Customer-facing (frontline) employees who are happy, bring the company more profit – especially when they’re motivated and well-informed. If the workforce is aware of products and services, they’re able to provide a seamless customer experience, which naturally makes you stand out from the competition.

How Domino’s keeps growing by engaging its frontline employees

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Josine, our Product Marketing Manager, caught up with Dennis Batbayli, Head of People and Culture at Domino’s Germany, to get a taste of how the world-renowned pizza brand engages its frontline employees – most of whom are from the younger generation. Prior to his eleven years (and counting) in the pizza business , Dennis started his career in the fitness industry. Yes, we were surprised too. It’s obvious that fast food and fitness are worlds apart, but the common thread, for Dennis, has always been the people and the company culture. Keep reading to see how he successfully engages the brand’s frontline employees by using  Domino’s Chat, a branded employee app created by Speakap.

An HR Director's insight: your frontline needs an employee app

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We caught up with Tara McKinney, Human Resources Director at Clarkson Construction Company, who has implemented the Speakap platform in three separate manufacturing and construction companies in the United States. The purpose? To engage employees, connect frontline employees with the head office and to generally increase reach and accessibility to company news and information. Here’s what she had to say about employee engagement and frontline communication.