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Benefits of CEO Town Halls & Best Practices for Running Them

Benefits of CEO Town Halls & Best Practices for Running Them

If you think you're tired of holding boring meetings, your team is even more weary of attending them. A more engaging alternative is to hold periodic CEO "Town Halls." CEO town hall meetings are company-wide meetings led by the CEO. They typically include an open agenda where employees may ask questions. Some town hall meetings include a training element.

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How Video Accommodates All Learning Styles

How Video Accommodates All Learning Styles

How many times have you sat in a two-hour meeting only to realize after that you don’t recall anything that was discussed? Sure maybe it was because you actually weren’t paying attention, but have you ever thought about ‘why’ you weren’t paying attention? It’s possible it’s because the content was dull, but chances are you failed to comprehend the material because you are not an auditory learner.

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Smart Companies use Video for Employee Training & Development

Smart Companies use Video for Employee Training & Development

Did you know that 59 percent of all "best in class" organizations are using some form of video content? How are they using it and why? According to a study by Aberdeen Group, those that use video content reach organizational goals, have more engaged employees, and fill their open positions at a higher rate than those that don't use video content.

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Employee Engagement in Action: The Southwest Airlines Blog

Employee Engagement in Action: The Southwest Airlines Blog

Employee engagement plays an important role in an organization's culture as well as in its ability to attract and retain the best employees. After all, engaged employees tend to be satisfied with their jobs and motivated to stay. Happy, engaged employees are also the ones you want facing your customers for obvious reasons. Southwest Airlines is a prime example of a company that knows how to engage employees and customers alike. Its blog is a case study in how to use an external communications platform to both communicate as well as increase employee engagement.

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How Human Resource Departments Can Leverage Video

How Human Resource Departments Can Leverage Video

Remember when the words “HR” and “technology” were never in the same room let alone the same sentence? Well things have changed a lot. Similar to how technology transformed marketing, it’s now playing a pivotal role in human resource departments around the world.

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