A fascinating brand new study by William Fleming shows that sending employees off to yoga classes, mindfulness lessons or stress management trainings has NO positive effects. In some cases it actually backfires and makes things worse.
That's a … Continue Reading ››
Mush Panjwani is on a mission to serve great coffee AND make his home country of Pakistan better. His company, Coffee Wagera
, has 7 cafés around the country and is expanding rapidly but the coolest thing is how Mush does all of this with a focus on culture, happiness and positive impact.
Here are just … Continue Reading ››
Can a company do good in the world AND achieve profits and growth at the same time?
Tony's Chocolonely is proof that this is not only possible, it's good for employees, consumers, the bottom line and the world.
I could not be happier with how this Heartcount
webinar went - Ynzo is such a great evangelist … Continue Reading ››
What do you think is a chocolate company's mission? To make your day with a chocolate bar? Not just that. Tony’s Chocolonely is a chocolate company that makes the world better by improving their workplace. This was enough reason for us to ask their Choco Evangelist, … Continue Reading ››
Whenever we talk about happy workplaces, a lot of the conversation tends to be about big US corporations with huge budgets like Google, Zappos or Southwest Airlines.
But happiness is possible in (nearly) any industry and in any country.
That's why I was so excited to talk to Nicolás González Restrepo for our latest Heartcount
webinar … Continue Reading ››
Everyone who cares about workplace happiness has heard about Google, Zappos and Southwest Airlines.
But have you ever heard of the call center Contento in Colombia? I hadn't until I spoke at a conference in Chile and met the awesome Nicolas Gonzalez Restrepo and heard what a … Continue Reading ››
I had a great talk yesterday with the awesome Rich Sheridan about the post-COVID workplace for the latest Heartcount webinar
Here's the entire video of our conversation - he shares some phenomenal tips!
How does an organisation get through a huge crisis like COVID-19 safely and happily?
Garry Ridge is company Chairman and CEO at world-famous brand WD-40. I bet you have a can of WD-40 somewhere in your home! He is also a leader who has spent his career creating a culture where people can be happy and … Continue Reading ››
The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken workplaces in so many ways. Remote work, social distancing, and staying home is the new normal. Companies are affected, and many of them switched to “survival mode”, trying to keep their business afloat.
In the video above I talk to to visionary CEOs about how they handled the COVID-19 crisis and … Continue Reading ››