Assessments, People Management, Recruitment

Is the Harrison Assessment like MBTI?

This is a common question from people who are familiar with the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) test.  Both systems look…

BY: Susan Rochester September 15, 2016
Careers, Engagement, Motivaton, People Management, Teams

Employee engagement is “everything money can’t buy”

The inspiration for this post on employee engagement came from an unlikely source – a drive in the country. We…

BY: Susan Rochester August 24, 2016
Engagement, Motivaton, People Management, Performance Management, Teams

Timely feedback leads to better performance

Many high-performing companies, especially in the startup and tech sectors, are happily dropping the traditional performance review. Instead, they favour…

BY: Susan Rochester June 28, 2016
Engagement, Motivaton, People Management, Teams

What’s going to happen when you lift that rock?

Have you ever lifted a rock and found an ants’ nest underneath? How did the ants react? I bet they…

BY: Susan Rochester June 20, 2016
Coaching, People Management, Recruitment, Teams

Hiring for customer relationship success

Customer relationships are so important — no matter what the role or organisation.  When selecting staff, we may think that…

BY: Susan Rochester June 13, 2016
Engagement, People Management, Teams

7 Fascinating Employee Engagement Trends for 2016

This article by David Mizne first appeared on the 15Five leadership blog, reproduced with permission. Balance at Work partners with 15Five…

BY: Susan Rochester March 1, 2016