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2021 Employee Experience Grati-do’s (and Don’ts)

As we looked back over the last year, we wanted to take some time to share things we're grateful to be seeing emerge in the workplace––and things we're all too happy to see on their way out. Let's dive into our grati-do's and grati-don'ts!

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Just for Fun
Why Inclusive Mental Health Language Matters

While mental health language is an important consideration in building inclusive workplaces, it can have a negative impact on employee experiences if used incorrectly. Let's start making connections, not guardrails!

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Employee Experience
How Managers Can Harness Stay Conversations for Employee Retention

As a manager, how do you combat employee departure? Don't wait until an employee is walking out the door but instead proactively talk with the direct reports about what’s working, and what’s NOT working. Enter the stay conversation.

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Employee Experience
3 Principles for Crafting Inclusive Internal Communications

Using inclusive language is one of the ways communicators can actively help build more diverse, equitable and inclusive workplaces. While there’s no magic bullet for nailing inclusive employee communications, check out these 3 principles to get started.

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Internal Communications
Decreased Employee Engagement & Increased Resignations? Ask These 3 Questions

All of our employee engagement and communication plans, strategies and tactics are pieces of a larger wellbeing puzzle. Before you look for the next new shiny tactic, make sure you’ve taken the entire employee experience into account and consider these questions.

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Employee Experience
How to Humanize Your Employee Value Proposition

Employee Value Propositions (EVPs) capture what sets a company apart. It’s at the core of an employer’s brand. Some say, however, that the principles underlying traditional EVPs are simply outdated – focusing too much on the employee as a worker, rather than as a whole human. There's a better way, we promise!

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Employee Lifecycle