From stock prices to personal fitness goals, benchmarks are an essential tool to help us understand how well we are performing. The greater the intelligence of the benchmark, the more we tend to rely on it. For example, a running app that provides goals tailored to our age and physique is likely to be a more relatable and therefore compelling motivator.
The way in which companies work in Denmark has long been different to many other businesses around the world, and it consistently ranks highly as a country with some of the happiest employees. Yet what exactly is the Danish lifestyle? And how can you use it to transform your business into a happy and productive workplace? We explored some of the key elements to find out more.
Asking for feedback from anyone can be a daunting process, especially when you may not know what the response will be. However, feedback is crucial for the continued growth of any business, and for maintaining a good level of trust between employees and their leaders. But is there a right time to start gathering this feedback?
With dozens of networking events always on offer, an increased number of outreach opportunities through platforms such as LinkedIn, and more ways than ever to cross paths with potential candidates, there is a huge pool of talent at your doorstep. Perhaps you will meet these potential candidates before you’re ready to hire. But that doesn’t mean you should let them pass you by…
Businesses, and the world around them, are constantly changing, and it’s important that employees adapt alongside this. It’s never been more crucial to have a development plan in place – not only for the continued learning and improvement of your staff’s skills, but for the continued success of the business.
Whether you’re a digital nomad, an employee at a distributed company, or you just work from home occasionally, it’s safe to say that the future of work is very much remote. If you’re planning to take advantage of this lifestyle trend, you’ll want to check out these great tools that will make your new working life easier.