Case StudiesExamples of organisations successfully creating happy, productive workplaces
On the one hand we learned last week that Goldman Sachs view of work/life balance was to tell their interns to leave the office at midnight and take Saturdays off, limiting the working week to a mere 102 hours. A very different approach is being taken by Gothenberg...
How freedom is helping re-think the delivery of public services – a 3-minute highlights video and the full talk
From a man who has built two £30 million businesses – hire interesting people and make sure they are happy in their work. A 2-minute headlines video and also the full talk.
Shannon Banks recounts her experiences of happy workplaces in her career at Microsoft and at Be – a 2-minute highlights video and the full talk
Simon Fowler, a Board Member of the John Lewis Partnership, talks about their unique culture that aligns very closely with the Happy Workplaces philosophy
Helena Moore looks at the approach Bromford take to their staff and customers to create a happy workplace
Freedom and democracy aren’t always linked with the way organisations run, but that was the topic of the Freedom At Work summit, organised by Worldblu this week in Miami.
Innocent are a very unique brand with a very unique culture – hear first hand from two of their key personnel
How do corporates be both small (lean and agile) and big. Make measurement your servant not your master.
Kate Grimes has risen from hospital porter to CEO of Kingston NHS. In this thoughtful presentation at Happy Workplaces 2014, Kate explains how Kingston created its values-driven culture, promotes autonomy coupled with coaching and accreditation, and poses the question “If we know this stuff works so well, why doesn’t the NHS do more of it?”
Yvonne Agyei, of Google, took time while at the recent Happy Workplaces conference to tell us about the benefits structure within Google, and how Google creates happy, healthy staff. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dIwtbRFWdA Yvonne has been the head of Benefits for...
Emma Rapoport of Google giving insights into “Taste of Google manager orientation including research insights on management”.