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This is a collection of articles, blogs, comments and research that features integral approach to business and how to cultivate and coordinate a workplace that harnesses today's society to meet tomorrow's needs.
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Why our startup has no bosses, no office, and a four-day work week

In 2008, my study partner Hernán Amiune and I had finished studying computer engineering at Catholic University of Córdoba Argentina. During our last years at university, we had done some internships in companies such as HP, IBM, and Intel. It was the moment we realized there was a mistake in their work methods. We couldn’t understand why...
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How Paying It Forward Can Help Your Company

New research says that companies that encourage generosity between employees score wins by generating ideas, sharing knowledge, and creating a better culture.
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Keep the Door Open Between You and Your Remote Workers

Keep the Door Open Between You and Your Remote Workers | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it

Employees always appreciate a boss who is willing to listen.

 

This applies both in the “real” world, and in the virtual world where the remote working relationship exists. Employees don’t like being treated like anonymous statistics hired to simply carry out tasks.

 

 

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How to Achieve "Flow" in Your Work

How to Achieve "Flow" in Your Work | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
You want to be experiencing “flow.” It’s when you’re so wrapped up in what you’re doing that the world fades away: Flow is the mental…
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Richard Branson on Why Making Employees Happy Pays Off

The serial entrepreneur shares how you can increase productivity by boosting employee satisfaction.
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Why Happiness at Work Matters

Successful leaders know happy employees contribute to better profitability. Here are two easy steps to a happier corporate culture.
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The Obstacle Course of Employee Engagement [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Obstacle Course of Employee Engagement [INFOGRAPHIC] | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
It's hard to keep on top of employee engagement sometimes - people do say it can be an obstacle course.
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75 Inspiring Motivational Quotes on Leadership

Sometimes a little leadership inspiration is just one motivational quote away.

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Moving from Internal Communications to Employee Engagement

Moving from Internal Communications to Employee Engagement | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
Creating a two-way conversation spurs employee engagement and investment in your company's business goals, and they become your brand ambassadors.
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Employee engagement, retention and communication | Business Excellence Magazine

Employee engagement, retention and communication | Business Excellence Magazine | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
Business Excellence - Bringing you content on truly excellent companies from the USA, Canada, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe.

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Yet another article to support Employee Engagement.  Why do we keep losing sight of the goal.

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Brainstorming Doesn't Work; Try This Technique Instead

Brainstorming Doesn't Work; Try This Technique Instead | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
Ever been in a meeting where one loudmouth's mediocre idea dominates? Then you know brainstorming needs an overhaul.
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Implicit Notions of Teamwork: Implications for Group Leadership

Implicit Notions of Teamwork: Implications for Group Leadership | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
Many people will be surprised that teamwork means different things to different people. Efiong Etuk explains those meanings.
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Happiness Productivity

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Brand Success – Learnings from the Psychology of Happiness / 2CV Research

Brand Success – Learnings from the Psychology of Happiness / 2CV Research | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
Find out more about 2CV's thinking when it comes to consumer market research & get a deeper understanding of your market to make better business decisions.
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Fire Your Boss: How Companies Without Hierarchy Are Getting Ahead

Fire Your Boss: How Companies Without Hierarchy Are Getting Ahead | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
It used to be the man made the company. Great businesses were personified in the figures of their visionary bosses like Jack Welch, Michael Ovitz, Bill Gates, and Steve Jobs, around whom a carefully constructed hierarchy of managers assembled to ensure maximal success. There has always been something aspirational in [...]
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Despite Your Best Efforts, Why Aren’t Your Employees More Engaged?

Despite Your Best Efforts, Why Aren’t Your Employees More Engaged? | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
By David Lee and Jacob Schneid
Despite millions of words written and millions of dollars spent on improving employee engagement, the needle has barely budged over the years.
From Gallup’s State of the American Workplace:
While the state of the U.S.
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Leadership in Social Enterprise

Leaders of social enterprises face manifold challenges: many leaders do not have a formal business education and were driven by the passion to solve a social cause. Their intrinsic motivation comes first and economic reasons rank low. But business procedures need to be implemented, teams built and money earned to run a social enterprise successfully. To support them, this manual sets out to answer the following question: What are the key challenges for social entrepreneurs when it comes to leadership?


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Leaders of Social Enterprise

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7 Habits of Remarkably Happy People

Happiness is a state of mind. If you're willing to adopt a different approach to your actions, you can achieve it.
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Managers Can Motivate Employees with One Word

Managers Can Motivate Employees with One Word | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
“Together.”
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EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT: WHY TRANSPARENT MANAGEMENT IS THE BOTTOM LINE

EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT: WHY TRANSPARENT MANAGEMENT IS THE BOTTOM LINE | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
Effectively engaging employees as part of building a holistic and organic culture has emerged as a critical differentiator in business.
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Building a Strong Team: It Really Takes an Emphasis on Trust

Building a Strong Team: It Really Takes an Emphasis on Trust | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
To build a strong team, there has to be a high level of trust. Trust is the glue that holds people together and the lubricant that allows energy and passion to flow. Trust builds internal cohesion.
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Innovation Requires Discomfort

Innovation Requires Discomfort | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it

Feeling comfortable? Then you are probably not innovating. Look around your own hallways. If everything and everyone looks familiar and feels comfortable, it may be time for some of that shock treatment. Your growth and your very survival may depend on it.


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5 Things Successful 21st Century Companies Are Doing Differently

5 Things Successful 21st Century Companies Are Doing Differently | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
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7 Ways To Harness the Positive Power of Conflict

7 Ways To Harness the Positive Power of Conflict | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
A research paper entitled "Workplace Dispute Resolution and the Management of Individual Conflict — A Thematic Analysis of Five Case Studies" has just been published by the UK's Advisory,
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Evolving Your Workplace Culture: History Shows It Takes a Bold Vision

Evolving Your Workplace Culture: History Shows It Takes a Bold Vision | Harmonious and Balanced Workplace | Scoop.it
CEO’s continue to publicly proclaim their efforts to manage significant and meaningful culture change. Some miss the mark and show their lack of understanding this critical topic. Others, …
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