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

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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