Engaging Your Employees Articles

  • See how JWT, one of the world's most iconic marketing agencies, used eLearning to build an even stronger company culture.

    JWT Wanted to Rebrand its Culture. Their First Move? Learning

    May 10, 2018

    J. Walter Thompson (JWT) is one of the most iconic marketing agencies in the world. In their 150+ year history, JWT has worked with myriad clients from Rolex to Häagen-Dazs, and are behind notable campaigns and jingles such as Rice Krispies’ “Snap, Crackle and Pop,” and the United States Marine Corps slogan, “The Few. The Proud. The Marines.” Their challenge,...

  • See the industries with the highest employee turnover.

    See The Industries With the Highest Turnover (And Why It's So High)

    March 19, 2018

    Here's a stat – across all industries, the turnover rate is 10.9 percent, based on LinkedIn’s data of half-a-billion professionals. Great. But what industries have the highest turnover rates (i.e. the percentage of full-time employees who leave their organization – either voluntarily or non-voluntarily – in a given year)? And, more importantly, what’s causing...

  • These are our most popular blog posts of the year on The Learning Blog.

    Our 10 Most Popular Blogs of the Year

    December 22, 2017

    I have a big announcement for you. Try not to get emotional. This is the last blog post of the year for The Learning Blog. I know, it’s tough. Over the past 12 months we made you laugh (unintentionally), cry (okay, probably not cry) and maybe, just maybe, actually taught you something. Seriously, we are really proud of the progress we’ve made, as the blog has...

  • If a person makes less than $75,000 a year, their chief concern generally is to make more money. That can drastically affect your employee engagement strategy.

    How Money Affects How Engaged Your Employees Are

    June 9, 2017

    You’ve probably heard this stat before – a mere 33 percent of Americans are engaged with their jobs. That high rate of disengagement...

  • Companies are increasingly giving employees paid time off when they welcome a pet to the family.

    "Paw"-ternity Leave: A sign of the Apocalypse or Smart...

    April 3, 2017

    Giving your employees extended maternity and paternity leave? That’s so two years ago. The newest perk: paid time off when one of your...

  • Steph Curry left Nike for Under Armour because Under Armour offered better career development (and got his name right)

    What You Can Learn From Under Armour's Billion-Dollar Coup

    March 31, 2017

    What’s more painful to a business, losing a big customer or losing a great employee? Sure, losing a customer has an immediate revenue...