The below posts have all been tagged with: Organisation Development.

Keeping Leadership Simple and Being Accessible

Posted: June 29, 2017 at 12:07 am

I’ve taken Roger Edwards’ CMA Live 17 and called it Keeping Leadership Simple and Being Accessible   This is the second of my Content Marketing Academy Conference or CMA Live 17 articles. It’s three weeks since the conference and I’m still seeing the links between leadership and / or organisation development and content marketing.  …

Can Leaders in Organisations Learn From Content Marketing?

Posted: June 21, 2017 at 12:20 pm

This is the first of six articles I’m writing from my recent content marketing experience.  For those of you reading articles last year will know I love to draw parallels between content marketing and leaders communication. For the second year in a row on 8 June I packed my bags and headed North across the boarder…

Can Social Media Inform Organisation Communication?

Posted: June 17, 2016 at 4:46 pm

Social Media and Organisation Communication – A Match Destined To Be Made In Heaven?   Can social media inform organisation and leadership communication? What do you think?   So, last week I wrote about what leaders can learn from content marketing.  This week I thought I’d continue on a similar theme and link social media with great…

Content Marketing – The Human Face of Your Business

Posted: June 8, 2016 at 5:41 pm

The Content Marketing Academy 2016 Last week, 2 – 3 June 2016, I went to Edinburgh to my first Content Marketing Academy Conference.  If you look at the website it says: “The Day My Business Changed Forever”.   Quite a bold statement!  But mine will!  I know it will – and that’s because there are…

5 Signs Your People are Operating as a Team

Posted: March 18, 2016 at 4:20 pm

Teamwork?  What is it? The Oxford English Dictionary definition: The combined action of a group, especially when effective and efficient: my group has a good sense of teamwork Patrick Lencioni, Consultant, Author, Speaker, says: Not finance. Not strategy. Not technology. It is teamwork that remains the ultimate competitive advantage, both because it is so powerful and so…

Leaders Influence Staff Wellbeing

Posted: August 26, 2015 at 3:05 pm

Do you think Leaders Influence Staff Wellbeing?   I read an article today by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) that inspired me to write. Workplace wellbeing is a passion of mine and in answer to my own question – Yes Leaders do Influence Staff wellbeing! In her article for JRF Helen Barnard focuses on Rt Hon Iain…

STRESS in Organisations Webinar

Posted: October 30, 2014 at 9:56 pm

    NEWS FLASH! Profectus 4 People Limited are hosting a STRESS in Organisations Webinar on 10 November 2014 at 7:00pm.     5 November was Stress Awareness Day.  In recognition and to  raise awareness, I am going to share my learning and experience of the Impact of Organisation Culture on Well-being.  A couple of years ago I undertook…

Meet The Person Behind Profectus 4 People Limited

Posted: October 21, 2014 at 6:07 pm

Hello! I’m Beverly Sherratt, Director of Profectus, on Twitter @ProfectusBev. I’m a mum or, in Durham we say, mam to two boys and two Shih Tzus, Bobby and Lottie. I love sunshine so enjoy travelling, and adventure. My greatest adventure was to abseil from the Transporter Bridge in Middlesbrough for charity. The bridge was made…

Engaging Staff – Boomers, Millennials and All!

Posted: October 9, 2014 at 8:12 pm

The 2013 CIPD survey into Employee Engagement showed that staff engagement has declined broadly across all sectors from 39% in 2012 to 35% in the 2013 survey.  This corresponds with a growth in disengaged (3% to 4%) and neutral (58% to 60%) employees.  I’ve read lots of articles and blogs recently attributing this to the…

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