While employees in call centers are no different than other employees within your organization, they do have different roles and challenges. These employees have inherently repetitive and scripted roles, yet still require a great deal of mental focus from employees; they work primarily as a customer services force, which has grown and is still growing to be one of the most essential aspects of a business. Their role is vital.
Stressed Out Employees Are a Big Problem—Here's What You Can Do About It
42% of workers said workplace stress was bad enough to make them leave their jobs. Workplace stress is taking a big toll on your employee engagement and retention. Find out what you can do about it.
How Managers Can Prevent Burnout with Coaching
70 percent of US workers experience burnout. Leader-led coaching may solve this employee engagement crisis.
4 Ways to Show Employee Appreciation
Employee turnover costs an average of $15,000 per worker and a lack of appreciation is the main driver of employee turnover. Showing appreciation encourages employees to stick around.
The 9-to-5 Employee is Dead: How to Lead the New Breed of Worker
Remote, contract, and flextime workers are here to stay. Don't you think you should find a better way of connecting with them?
Are You Getting 100% From Your Team?
You have a great team, but you don’t always get great results. How do you free up your people to do their best stuff? The answer is workplace coaching.
4 Employee Engagement Must-haves
Employee engagement is a shared responsibility between managers, organizations, and employees themselves. Learn what blocks engagement and the 4 elements at the heart of employee engagement.
Ownership. How to Transform Compliance into Commitment
While people may comply with what we want, they commit to what they want. And commitment makes all the difference. Accountability is only the first step. Coaching creates ownership.
6 Scary Stats about Employee Engagement (and 6 things you can do about it)
There’s no one-and-done solution to employee engagement. Check out these scary stats about employee engagement and then read on for original research about what you can do to engage your top talent.
What It Takes To Innovate
Innovation is critical to develop a competitive advantage. This infographic illustrates the 3 common challenges to innovation and the 5 things organizations should do to foster it more effectively.
What Do Millennials Really, Really Want?
Are millennials all that different from any other generation? Maybe. This blog highlights 3 key differences between millennials and other workers and the shifts you need to make to attract them.
3 Big Benefits of Building a Coaching Culture
Your company hires great people, so why do you need to build a coaching culture, too? Consider these benefits of a coaching culture and you’ll be wondering why everyone isn’t doing it.
4 Sneaky Great Leadership Lessons from Michael Scott
The Office connected with people in part because of the well-meaning but bumbling boss, Michael Scott. We can all learn from our mistakes, but it's better when we can learn from others.
Faith and the Power of "I Can Do It."
When you get down to it, most coaching mistakes are a result of the Faith or belief of the coach. Belief drives behavior. Learn more about improving coaching behaviors in this excerpted blog post.
Is Coaching Just For Millennials?
Millennials are just like everyone else. They’re just more comfortable vocalizing what everyone else has thought at some point in their career. Catering to millennials may help everyone.
3 Additions that Will Improve Workplace Productivity
Worried about falling productivity? You should be. Productivity has a direct impact on business success and profitability. Read on to evaluate how 3 productivity solutions could fit in your org.
Accountability or Ownership
Accountability creates compliance, but ownership creates commitment. Commitment transforms performance and innovation. Learn how to use the performance wheel to develop ownership in this article.
Engaging Employees: Near, Far, Wherever They Are
Use these 5 actionable tips to ensure your remote workforce understands their contribution to the organization—a key element of employee engagement.
Improved Front-line Employee Engagement: A Financial Industry Success Story
Check out this case study to learn how one Fortune 100 financial company use Breakthroughs and InsideOut Coaching to improve personal accountability and engagement in front-line account managers.
4 Feedback Tips Millennials Already Know
One of a manager’s most important traits is their ability to provide feedback. Unlike other generations, millennials embrace feedback. Discover 4 things millennials know that make it more comfortable.
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