Posts tagged “business solutions”

February 2016

Innovation in a cup of joe

Finding Innovation in a Cup of Coffee

Innovation doesn't have to be this forced, epic thing.  A simple cup of coffee can inspire a thought that brews into genius. The coffee culture that has caught on in the United States didn't exist several decades ago. A cup of joe used to be a strictly utilitarian beverage, limited to the industrial-strength office swill or watered-down instant crystals from a jar. Teens didn't drink it, and the local diner certainly didn't offer a mocha frappucino on the menu. But in [...]

August 2015

What’s Missing From Your Employee Survey

An annual employee survey is a pulse check of an employee's experience at a corporate, department or day-to-day level. Baseline data is compared, results rolled down to all the managers and then employees. Then what? That’s the missing piece. There is no consistent, actionable solution to integrate sustainable change while continuing to meet your department and company goals. Sure there are “action plans” that try to address things like recognition, communication, etc...but those are just add-ons. It’s like trying to fix a [...]