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Why happy employees may not be motivated

Why happy employees may not be motivated

Business
But what if it's wrong? After all, happiness is a mood state and that is not the same thing as motivation or commitment. There are plenty of immensely happy people who are quite average or even below average as performers on the job. There certainly is a relationship between job satisfaction and productivity but while everyone wants to work in an environment that makes them happy, the reality is that satisfied employees are not necessarily more productive. Productive employees tend to be happy however. They are productive when their leaders emphasize quality and customer service and they are well trained, empowered, and involved in making decisions. This allows them to be more engaged and to communicate and collaborate with each other. Consider the resources currently being wa...
Training employees boosts business

Training employees boosts business

Business
The welfare of the company and employees rests on the equality of training that is provided to staff. A training and development program helps employees and businesses to grow. Some of the most often-used programs include: On-the-job training On-the-job training endeavors to instruct an employee how to carry out a particular job assignment. Equally useful in training new employees as well as updating existing staff as some might be changing internal jobs, the on-the-job training consists of four parts: Preparation. The trainer finds out what the employee already knows about the job. Demonstration The trainer shows the employee how to do the job. Application. The employee does the job alone. Job Rotation In job rotation, employees are allowed to learn new jobs and to br...
Human resources training: Outdoor business leadership programs

Human resources training: Outdoor business leadership programs

Career
In the hands of experienced human resources training professionals, outdoor management training programs have immense potential as agents of change, and can lead to deep-seated and long lasting beneficial behavioral modifications in participants. The important advantage: it works from the inside out. How Can Business Leadership Training Benefit from Outdoor Leadership Development Programs? When selecting executive education programs for the top echelons, human resources trainers often include outdoor leadership programs that work on the principle of experiential learning. Conducted in the outdoors, usually in wilderness settings, an outdoor leadership program is designed as a series of experiences that put participants through unusual situations and circumstances that get them to r...
The Siberian Husky: Is this the breed for you

The Siberian Husky: Is this the breed for you

Wildlife
When deciding what breed of dog to get it is fundamentally important to carefully research its specific traits before making your final decision. Are you looking for a guard dog or a family pet? Are you looking for a pet that is high or low maintenance? Are you aware of the idiosyncrasies of the breed? This article focuses on the traits of one particular type of dog; the Siberian Husky. There are numerous advice articles and websites that provide excellent information on this breed, this article is merely intended as a summary of some of the more common themes presented by dog experts. Positive Traits There are a number of traits inherent to the Siberian Husky that, if you are prepared, can make them a wonderful pet. In general, they are one of the most friendly breeds and do not...
Conference Training and What You Need to Know

Conference Training and What You Need to Know

Career, Infographics
This infographic will walk you through the must have tips when attending any conference. Walking into any type of conference can make you feel extremely overwhelmed and unprepared. So here are some great tips to help you feel more than prepared for any conference. Firstly, think of some conversation starters to prevent any unnecessary awkward silence. Use some conversation starters such as “Get any good info from this session?”. Next, always remember o bring a notebook. This is a great way to jot down any important points that will help you in the future. A phone charger is always essential when attending a conference. Next organisation you have to prepare your day by going through your conference agenda so it will help you. Never feel vulnerable, when attending conferences can be in...
Communication Skills Training Hones Your Team’s Talents

Communication Skills Training Hones Your Team’s Talents

Technology
The success of any organization relies on the communication skills of its managers and associates. Nevertheless, many business schools treat their students’ ability to write and present effectively as “soft skills”. Associates with BBAs or even MBAs do not necessarily possess the public speaking or professional writing skills that they need to drive business organizations. Many people have problems with more than just common grammar mistakes or professional etiquette. They struggle to write coherently, their presentations are disorganized, and they do not know how to express themselves in meetings. A quick grammar guide cannot fix core communications issues like these. If your team is under performing because they lack core communication skills, training workshops can help. As a manager...