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.
Happy's next conference: 2020 Happy Workplaces Conference
17th June at Friends House in Euston, Central London
This year's speakers include Ynzo van Zanten from Tony's Chocolonely, Edel Harris, formerly Chief Executive of Scottish charity Local Cornerstone, and Auzewell Chitewe, Associate Director of Quality Improvement at East London NHS Foundation Trust.
Tickets are currently available at our Early Bird price of just £295 + VAT per person, or join us for the conference and masterclass for just £495.
Not what you need? Take a look at all of our Leadership and Management programmes.