LUXA Human Resource Articles

Developing Leaders From Within Your Company

How does a company develop leaders?

Is it better to look outside or try to develop leaders from within? We think there are very good reasons developing leaders from within your company for your future leaders. One of the key advantages of selecting someone internally to develop into a leader, is that they are able to be productive almost 60% faster than an outside candidate.

Topics: Growing Your Business

HR Report - Improve Employee Morale On A Budget

Improving employee morale is a tough proposition for even the best organizations.

It is very true, money can't buy happiness. So here are a few ways to improve employee morale on a budget. Happy workers are 12 percent more productive according to a study led by Professor Andrew Oswald at Warwick Business School. Unhappy employees on the other hand can be detrimental to your business. Not only are they less productive and absent more, if they end up walking out the door, you’ll be paying the price for months or years to come. A recent study by Accenture, reports that a whopping 43% of the workforce cites ‘lack of recognition’ as the reason for their unhappiness.

Topics: Employee Coaching