Category Archives: Thinking

Why Investing in Career Growth is Good Business

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We’ve all heard the old adage, the best investment you can make is in yourself. And it’s one that resonates with many of us on both a professional and personal level. Whether it’s going back to school to invest in career growth, joining a professional group to expand your network, starting therapy to strengthen your […]

4 Reasons Why Improving Employee Experience is a Must

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Think about the way a great customer experience makes you feel. You probably want to do repeat business with that company. Maybe you even tell your friends about the experience or post your compliment on social media. And for good reason. Organizations that prioritize improving the customer experience establish loyal customers, create positive endorsements, and […]

Prioritizing Employee Wellness for a Remote Workforce

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When we speak with clients, we paint the employee journey as six distinct stages that employees move through once they join an organization. Of course, the experience starts with onboarding and ends with leaving the company. But somewhere in the middle we look at the benefits of maintaining a healthy household. And part of creating […]

Celebrate Employee Appreciation Day (Every Day) in 2021

Employee Appreciation

Every year, businesses celebrate employee appreciation day at the beginning of March. In years past, companies hosted office pizza parties or happy hours, and even handed out gift bags. Today we’re sure to see more companies give away food delivery gift cards, host virtual lunches or wellness classes, or even send employees specialty gift boxes […]

The Prompt is Paramount: 4 Creative Ways to Support Managerial Communication Now (And Later)

Managerial Communication

Last week, I had the privilege of co-presenting with behavior scientist and New York Times bestselling author BJ Fogg at Evive and Executive Networks’ webinar, “Maximizing Managerial Impact.” In this engaging session, Dr. Fogg presented his behavior change methodology’s tenets — including how managers can use carefully-crafted, well-timed prompts to bring key aspirations around team-building […]

Make Offboarding as Smooth as Onboarding: Maximizing the Last Stage of the Employee Journey

Offboarding and the Employee Journey

As we’ve worked our way through the many stages of the employee journey, it’s clear that data-driven communications can make a positive impact in more ways than one. However, the journey inevitably comes to a close when an employee makes the decision to leave. While offboarding may be a difficult stage in the employee journey, departure […]

Show Commitment to Your Employees’ Financial Success with These Communications

HR leaders, we have a question for you: Do you think your employees are financially savvy? Meaning, are they using your company’s financial benefits/resources to the best of their ability and making informed decisions? In Evive’s 2020 HSA + FSA National Survey, we learned that 2 out of 3 employees believe they’re financially savvier than […]

3 Communication Strategies to Help Your Employees Maintain a Healthy Household

The employee journey is filled with opportunities and challenges alike. We’ve covered how data-driven communications can support tasks like onboarding and developing skills for career growth, but what about health needs that employees face regularly? Things like completing a preventive screening or helping a spouse find the right doctor? Maintaining a healthy household should be […]

Learning to Lead: Communication Tactics to Support the Next Stage of the Employee Journey

If you’ve been following our series on the employee journey, you know we recently covered career growth. It’s an early yet important stage, as employees need to feel nurtured not just in their current role, but in their potential for the future as well. While many employees grow professionally as individual contributors, others grow into […]

Reach Employees on the Topic They Actually Want to Talk About: Career Growth

As discussed in one of our previous posts, the employee journey starts well before Day One. Data-driven messaging kickstarts the employee’s personalized experience with their company as they onboard and prepare for their first day—and that approach continues well into the following stages of their journey. The second stage of the employee journey is about […]