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The state of HR and people teams in 2023
We asked almost 1,000 HR leaders to share their insights, experiences, challenges and priorities for the year ahead. Here’s what they had to say — and what HR trends organizations should focus on....
Gender Experience Gaps at Work: Where They Are, and How to Close Them
We have all heard it before — experiences at work are different for men than they are for women. While some may see it, and some feel it, as we design work experiences, it’s important to use the d...
The critical role of employee technology experience during times of uncertainty
During a recent conversation with an IT leader, they shared how their corporate priorities are evolving in response to the current economic environment. Previously laser focused on financial metrics s...
By Matt Burgon, Topher Mitchell
5 tips to better engage your employees to prevent attrition
Disengagement in the workplace is an ongoing issue. According to Gallup, only 32 percent of full- and part-time employees are engaged in their company, while 18 percent are actively disengaged. But...
By Kristina Perunicic
5 employee technology experience trends for 2023
The focus on employee technology experience is exploding. In just a few years, IT leaders have shifted their focus from meeting service level agreements (SLAs) to being a primary driver of the overall...
By Matt Evans
6 things I learned about EX from X4 2023
Whenever the HR industry comes together at X4, it’s an opportunity to hear first hand from people leaders at some of the world’s biggest brands how they’re moving forward with employee experienc...
By Sarah Marrs
How to improve internal communications in the workplace
Inefficiency in the workplace often stems from poor communication. Here are some things you can do to improve internal communications in the workplace. Encourage relationship building Communication ...
By John Marquez
Cultivating a culture of open communication
How to cultivate communication in the workplace To create a truly exceptional employee experience, you need to cultivate an environment where employees feel free to share and receive open and honest ...
By Lauren Rice
X4 2023: See the new HR innovations helping organizations to win on employee experience
X4 2023 saw more than 8,000 XM leaders come together to experience 3 days of inspirational keynotes, more than 80 stories from the world’s biggest brands, and no fewer than 20 new innovations on the...
By Wojtek Kubik
Why HR Leaders Should Attend X4
HR teams have been expected to do more than ever before. The HR profession has experienced an intense evolution in recent years, from navigating employees’ evolving needs and expectations—many mak...
By Julia Anas
50 examples of strong company core values
In today’s world of work, being employed isn’t just about having a job: it’s part of a person’s value system. It’s essential that company core values chime with employees’ values to mainta...
50 powerful leadership quotes to inspire your organization
In the spirit of leadership development, we gathered a few quotes about leadership from noteworthy leaders, helping us define what separates good leaders from great ones. Share these leadership quotes...
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3 ways executives can better enable managers in 2023
Managers are feeling increased pressure in an ongoing workplace evolution that began with the pandemic. Qualtrics research shows 43% of U.S. managers feel more pressure to produce results than they di...
How two iconic Australian organisations are rewriting the playbook for EX
As two of Australia’s most established and successful organisations, ANZ and Blackmores have experienced a number of workplace changes and employee preferences through the years. Few evolutions, how...
Employee feedback examples using formal, informal, and constructive techniques
Take charge of your employee feedback with examples of exceptional feedback, tips for successful employee discussions and activities to improve your company culture. Related: Learn about the value ...
By Meena Toor
Redefining the future of work
We define the future of work as the way we’ll do work over the next 10 years, shaped by societal, generational and technological changes. How has the nature of work evolved? And what can we do to ke...
Qualtrics DEI report reflects back on 2022 progress and remains committed to taking action
Our end-of-year DEI report aims to fulfill one of our core values — transparency. This report reflects back on the progress throughout the year and also the areas where we can improve and take actio...
By Farren Roper
How to design inclusion into everyday work life
Foster a culture of inclusion at your organization with these actionable steps. It’s better for your people – and your business. Looking for ways to design inclusion into your everyday work lif...
By Lindsay Johnson - Ph.D.
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