“Not every Aussie is Crocodile Dundee.” – Mandy Johnson
And not every workplace is remarkable.
This week’s global #TChat guest Mandy Johnson, best-selling business author, active speaker, advisor and executive educator, shared her top 6 steps that have led to remarkable workplaces around the globe:
- CEO Buy-In & A “People Practice” Champion at the Top Table
- Monthly One-On-Ones
- Families, Villages & Tribes
- Improve Actual Job Roles
- Team-Based Planning
- Reward & Recognize Genuine Achievement
A century of having more people than jobs made lip service and empty platitudes the workplace norm. People are the heart, soul, and balance sheet of an organization. Today, successful businesses prioritize people-centric initiatives for increased talent retention and better profits:
A1 Treat EEs like they are your most valuable assets because they are! #TChat
— Chantal Bechervaise (@CBechervaise) March 5, 2015
Leaders must passionately believe the bottom line is driven by a “People Practice” Champion in the C-suite:
Q2) Every company & organization is, at its core, human, and business is, at its core, a human endeavour. #tchat
— Bill Baker (@StorytellerBill) March 5, 2015
Intelligent “people practices” humanize your brand and leverage the power of employees: your front-line brand allies and ambassadors. People’s stories and personalities shape your company culture. Organizations win when the workplace supports employees and aligns with the business vision:
A3 Orgs need to see they're an investment not a cost.If they measured the true cost of staff turnover they'd see they get a big ROI. #tchat
— Mandy Johnson (@mandyjohnsonoz) March 5, 2015
Putting people first is the main game for success in the World of Work. Let’s commit to being remarkable every step of the way.
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