The Importance of a Company’s Culture The culture of a company is one of the most important and sometimes overlooked factors in an organization. The culture can increase employee engagement and increase productivity which will allow a company to reach its goals, “From productivity and engagement in the organization’s day-to-day, to an employer brand that naturally fuels recruiting efforts, to creating a lasting brand that customers immediately recognize, there’s no escaping it – culture radiates outward into the marketplace” (Straz 2015). The culture can have a great impact on the employees. Employees thrive in a positive working environment and the ability to engage with their managers without fear of retaliation. When a company creates a
Working in an environment where employees do not fear being fired for making a mistake, but know that they have the space and the resources to learn from those mistakes to improve themselves is a recipe for a committed and productive workforce (Wilson, 2008). Ms. Stewart effectively utilizes feedback, coaching and positive reinforcement in the case
Another key action would be showing your employees you are able to join in and contribute to the work. Working alongside your followers helps builds respect. The last key behavior I’m going to discuss is allowing your followers to feel safe to speak up. If there are problems in the organization, we as leaders need to know about these. Employees must be able to report these problems without reprimand.
Leaders build employee morale to maintain that dedication. This helps in encouraging employee to perform with perseverance as they work to achieve the goals. For example, a manager constantly participates in the team’s activities and is involved in every problem, which sends the message that he/she is always there for his/her team members. Leaders Encourage New Ideas: Leaders encourage employees to contribute and discuss new ideas and innovative techniques by creating a positive environment. This helps in using employees’ diverse experiences and ideas to improve business.
Finding gratification and meaning to their work is important to Millennials so that they can excel and be productive in the workplace that is supportive of their work. To decrease turnover it is important that organizations provide employees with feedback, mentoring from senior employees and clarify guidelines and expectations of management. Providing Millennial with face-to-face performance reviews as opposed to formal reports
It focuses on the difference between right and wrong, good and bad. Some principles that all employees of Add Hope should apply: • Be trustworthy: customers want to do business with a trustworthy organization. If the organization can prove that it is worthy of the customer’s trust, in return the customer will give the organization their loyalty. • Meet Obligations: honour al commitments and obligations. E.g.
LEARNER’S NAME: EMMANUEL DIBIAGWU ASSIGNMENT 2 UNDERSTAND HOW TO DEVELOP AND MAINTAIN EFFECTIVE WORKING RELATIONSHIPS 1.1 Explain the benefits of effective working relationships in developing and maintaining the team (20 marks) The benefits of effective working relationship in developing a team include the following: Improved Morale Good working relationships in teams help to improve the morale of team members. When there is effective working relationship among employees as well as managers, the employees feel that they are respected, and their voice are heard, thereby fostering an enabling workplace full of energy and overall happiness. Effective working relationship between employees enables them to support each other when improvement is called for and helps to develop their esteem. Increased Work Efficiency / Productivity A team that has good culture of teamwork and mutual motivation will make the members more productive and smarter. Such a team where seamless and effective relationships exist, members are poised to learn from one another, develop skills and leverage on such internally gained skills to expedite work processes thereby increasing overall efficiency, reducing downtimes and knowledge gaps.
Feedback is one of the most beneficial step in the development of an employee, and for the benefit of the organization as a whole. Thus, we need to be sensitive, and have positive atmosphere, taking away fear from the employee. Hunt and Weintraub (2015) states, we have come to understand that many well-meaning managers believes that when they give feedback, they are coaching. It’s important for both manager and employee to listen understand to provide what is requested. Keep in mind that everyone is important, and thus, they should be treated fairly and equally.
Engaged employees will stay with the company, normally perform better and be more motivated they form emotional connection with the company and create sense of loyalty in a competitive environment (8), employee engagement builds passion, commitment and alignment with the organization's strategies and goals and Increases employees‟ trust in the organization (9) A highly engaged employee will consistently deliver beyond expectations (10). Researchers have shown that there are some critical factors which lead to Employee engagement such as Respectful Treatment of Employees, Empowerment, Equal Opportunities and Fair Treatment and Pay and Benefits (11). When an employee gets positive
Secondly, the relationship should be positive with the supervisors according to Harter and Schmidt and Killham in 2003 an effective manager is always listen to his subordinators and fulfill their needs and the managers have to find a relationship between the needs of individuals and the organization. The owner of the firm
Carrying professionalism at workplace is always good for personal as well as the company 's growth. A good work conduct helps you to concentrate and perform better. It also helps in gaining clients ' confidence and fetching new ones. Most importantly, it infuses confidence in you to handle any challenges at work as well as in
Work beside, motivate, encourage and ensure their safety. In addition to being a good supervisor, form a strong partnership with the other supervisors. Work together to solve problems, maximize productivity and ensure each other’s success. Communication – Effective communication is a trademark of successful leaders. Focus on providing timely and accurate communication to your teams, your peers, management and our customers.