employee experience

Where Do Your Employees Fall in Order of Importance?

Does your company put employees first? or customer first?

I suppose that there's one more possibility - neither.

Sadly, that's the case for a lot of companies.

But that's not the topic of this post. This post is all about where employees fall in order of importance in your company.

Recently, I was reading an article in Industry Week and came across this paragraph.

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The Candidate Experience and the Customer Experience

I originally wrote today's post for Clicktools. It appeared on their blog on December 30, 2016.

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Employee Engagement: A Confluence of Passion and Purpose

Why is it so difficult to understand what employee engagement is all about?

I recently saw a note from a reporter with a reputable online publication asking for sources who had used company perks, as well as apps to track rewards and perks in the workplace, noting that he was writing an article about employee engagement.

It's great that there's an ongoing  spotlight on employee engagement because it's still at an all-time low.

But let's just all say it in unison one last time:

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Ignite CX & EX to power up your business

Last week I debuted a new speaking topic, Power Up! Ignite CX & EX to Fuel Your Growth.  This talk outlines why and how employee experience (EX) excellence leads to customer experience (CX) excellence.  The client told me my presentation was exactly what the company needed to help its people understand the critical link between CX & EX, so I thought I’d share a few points here.

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What’s The Impact of a Shitty Employee Experience on the Customer Experience?

Can you deliver a good-to-great customer experience without paying attention to the employee experience?  If you forget theory and look at the practice in large organisations you might just see that the answer is a resounding “Yes!”  There is so much talk about the customer experience and in the process a lot of extra work is put on to the shoulders of the employees. There is almost zero attention to the employee experience. Almost nobody that matters grapple seriously with improving the lives/experience of the employees who face the customers.

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The Business Case for a Great Employee Experience

Have you put the spotlight on the employee experience at your company?

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12 Es Impacting Employee Experience

A lot of elements comprise the employee experience. Many, ironically, start with the letter E.

Last year, I wrote about some of the employee lingo that gets bandied about, often interchangeably - and, sadly, incorrectly so. For whatever reason, as I started writing today's post, I was reminded of that post. Regardless, the lingo I'm writing about today is more specific to what makes up the employee experience. 

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Why Richard Branson is wrong about customer-centricity

After almost half a century of stirring up the status quo and bringing good cheer to customers in notoriously cheerless markets (trains, banking, cable TV), Virgin revealed recently that they have in fact NEVER put their customers first. 
 
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CX Journey™ Musings: Guiding Principles

Does your company have a clearly defined set of guiding principles?

On the heels of the Amazon "exposé," I thought I'd tackle a slightly different angle of the story. I'm not going to weigh in on what's happening there - I don't work there, so I have no idea. Besides, there are always three sides to every story: yours, mine, and the truth, right? 

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CEM Toolbox: Employee Experience

Have you considered that employees are a tool in your CEM Toolbox?

Continuing my CEM Toolbox series, which follows my CX Framework and builds out tools to facilitate the framework, the next stage is all about focusing on the employee experience.

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