Henry Stewart – people work best when they feel good about themselves
Live blogging presentation #5 by Henry Stewart at Beyond Budgeting
Hi, we are Happy
We are leading a movement to create happy, empowered and productive workplaces.
How can we help you and your people to find joy in at least 80% of your work?
John Lewis #1 UK retailer puts people first. Nandos: happiness of staff correlates to profitability of branch.
Happy engaged staff perform better:
– their companies outperform the market: see Henry’s blog
– In the NHS engaged staff save more lives: see the first couple of minutes of this video with Kate Grimes
Top three management behavious according to Google’s Project Oxygen:
– Be a Good Coach
– Empower, don’t micromanage
– Express interest
“Clear vision” is far down the list that people want from managers. This list maps across to Beyond Budgeting.
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