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Employee engagement Leadership

Employee motivation is not only financial

by Emanoil Draganescu

As nowadays is more and more difficult to recruit good employees, more importance is given to employee retention. Motivation seems to be a major factor involved in employee retention. This article explores employee motivation, not claiming that the subject will be completely explained. There are a lot of motivational theories from Herzberg to Maslow and many other. This article is not about that.

Let’s take into account some factors that influence employee motivation.

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coaching Leadership

Coaching direct reports might not work

There is a new trend in organisations to use coaching as a managerial tool. Some managers, tend to attend coaching trainings and seminars and starting using “coaching” with the direct reports. I even heard one manager telling one of the reports “you have just been coached”. Sometimes people we work with do not behave or achieve as expected and managers believe that coaching might help. Well…

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Employee engagement Leadership

How to engage your employees

I recently had the opportunity to attend an HR Summit and noticed that the preferred topics were recruitment and employee engagement.