May 16, 2023 9:45:00 AM
The Importance of Active Listening in Building a Strong Work Culture

Active listening is an important aspect of effective communication in any organization.

It is more than just hearing what the other person is saying or listening for the sake of replying. In fact, active listening is what enables managers and HR professionals like you to:

  • recognize other people’s ideas and insights
  • show respect, and
  • have meaningful conversations with employees.

By practicing active listening, you’re not only bridging the gap between you and your staff – you’re also ensuring that everyone is on the same page, working together to achieve the goals of the business.

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Apr 17, 2023 1:41:00 PM
Understanding The Impact Of Having An Effective Employee Communication Strategy

Communication in the workplace is a must – in fact, a lack of it may be costing your business.

Workplace communication statistics by Pumble show that 86% of employees and executives believe that ineffective communication and collaboration lead to issues at work. On the other hand, those who have effective communication strategies in place report a 25% increase in productivity.

As business managers and HR professionals, we often hear that communication is key –we even hear it outside of the workplace. But let’s discuss the real impact of having effective employee communication strategies in place.

  • How do effective communication channels benefit your business? 
  • How can you adopt an employee communication strategy that will work for your employees and the business as a whole?

Let’s take a look.

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Jan 10, 2023 1:38:00 PM
7 tips to improve communication with employees

In every relationship, communication is key – and business is no different.

So, to foster a healthy and productive working environment, it is important to ensure that you are communicating correctly with your employees.

To illustrate just how important communication is, Gallup’s State of the Global Workplace: 2022 Report noted that low engagement and poor communication among employees cost the global economy around $7.8 trillion every year!

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Jul 24, 2017 5:00:00 PM
How to Improve Team Dynamics

Let’s be honest, teamwork is hard work. Navigating the personal and political landscape of several individuals while also trying to successfully accomplish various tasks – isn’t always easy. However, team-based initiatives are increasing in today’s workplace. They have been proven to stimulate creativity, improve engagement and spearhead innovative ideas.

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Jun 6, 2017 6:32:24 PM
Two Ways to Avoid Collaborative Overload

The new now in office culture is a team-based reality. Teamwork has taken hold in today’s corporations, accounting for more than 50% of all time spent on the job. While this has a promising future, the downsides are bombastic. Performance can suffer while employees spend overt amounts of time communicating with others and creating strategies to collaborate.

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Jan 10, 2017 8:13:28 AM
Do’s and Don’ts of Office Communication

We’ve all heard it. Communication is the cornerstone of any successful relationship.  From our family to our neighbors, once we learn to interact effectively, many doors open up.  Nowhere is this more truthful than within the confines of your workplace. Studies reveal that companies who encourage social well-being are 4.5x more likely to retain the best employees.

That’s why VibeCatch has created a primer on the do’s and don’ts of effective office communication.  Take a look, then use this to jumpstart a happy and prosperous workplace.

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Dec 9, 2016 6:08:32 AM
4 Ways to Up Your Communication Game

Communication is one of the most complex concepts facing modern man. Within the workplace especially, office politics can be tough.  We all want to have a stable, satisfying working life.  When things flow smoothly at work, the rest of your life seems like a piece of cake.  Conversely, when things are tough in the office, every small issue in your life can cause a big blowup.

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Jun 28, 2016 8:32:03 AM
Poor Communication Will Destroy Your Company

Poor communication is definitely one of the top reasons a company can be torn apart. If the quality and the quantity of communication is poor between colleagues, this can have a direct effect on efficiency, productivity, and the bottom line. If there is a lack of communication between leadership and their teams, things can get even worse. Why is communication so important?

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Apr 19, 2016 3:46:53 AM
Communication Builds Great Companies

How well do you know your staff?

As you may or may not know, our Quality of Work Life method of building culture in the workplace is in fact a scientific-backed method, and focus on five core categories: Leadership, Line Management, Culture, Skills and Processes. Do you happen to know what has a direct impact on all of these categories?

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