Posts in: Employee Experience

The #1 Reason we are a Best Place to Work

At SHIFT our commitment to employee engagement is unwavering. Not just within our walls, but for our clients, too. We know that employees who feel passionate about what they do and valued by who they do it for feel more...
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Top 5 To-Do’s When Your Merger Press Release Hits The Wire

Co-Authored by: Sarah Le Roy In our last blog post, 90% of Mergers Fail Without These 5 Crucial Elements, we focused on the organization’s role in a merger. Today, we’re focusing on the individual’s role  - people absolutely can and...

SHIFT Moms Know Best…

Co-Authored by: Misti Aaronson, Jessica Drew, Eliza Graham, Sarah Le Roy, Rita McDearman, Daley Navalkowsky, and Stephanie Ranno We are on a mission to SHIFT the work world to transform the real world.  Get us talking about our mission for long...

Snack Your Way to Powerful Performance

Many office environments have snack foods available to their employees—sometimes, companies will occasionally provide a free lunch every now and then. Who doesn’t like free food during the work day? There is something to be said about the psychology of...

Top 10 Most Powerful TED Talks on Engaging Your Workplace

 “Learning is remembering what you are interested in.” -Richard Saul Wurman, Creator of the TED ConferenceHaving had the chance to spend the day with Richard Saul Wurman, the quote above is one that I won’t easily forget. During our meeting -...

How to Romance Your New Talent (Without Chocolates and Roses)

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and while many of you will be focusing on what to get your loved one, or where to book dinner reservations, it’s important you show a little bit of love to your employees....

The Single Most Important Thing Your Customer Is Wishing and Dreaming of Right Now

 Many of the senior executives and business leaders I speak with are making the customer experience a major priority. It is no longer good enough to simply satisfy your customer’s needs, particularly in the wake of The Great Recession. To...

If You Want to Punch People in the Face Who Ask You “Working Hard, or Hardly Working?” Then Read This

 Hopefully hardly working.This may be easy for a lot of people to believe, but according to the Washington Post, only 13 percent of people worldwide actually like going to work. To many this is just a statistic (insert eye rolling...

More4Bmore – How to Reap [Incredible] Opportunity from [Incredible] Tragedy

 In the wake of the recent riots in Baltimore, I’m reminded of what makes me cling to the things that matter most. Loved ones, safety, traditions – specifically, the kind I participated in when I was in grade school. Thanksgiving...