iceberg of ignorance

The Iceberg of Ignorance

It all started (so they say) in 1989 when consultant Sidney Yoshida published his study, entitled “The Iceberg of Ignorance.” Allegedly, Yoshida revealed what he saw in the work and leadership habits of Japanese car manufacturer, Calsonic.   The tip of the iceberg He discovered a poor distribution of power and information within the hierarchy. […]

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5 Ways to Motivate and Engage Your Employees

Engaging staff not only makes work more satisfying, but it is also more cost-effective. In the following 5 points, we will explain why you might want to involve your workers and how to do it. Enjoy! Why is it beneficial and who is responsible? A study from Aon Hewitt analysed global trends in staff engagement […]

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Foxwin Interviews: Michele Nencioni

Michele Nencioni Managing Director at Confindustria Udine   Today we are interviewing Michele Nencioini, Managing Director at Confindustria Udine. This organisation set itself the target of improving internal collaboration in order to improve wellbeing. They were able to achieve this through engaging methods with direct participation of employees. In a business like Confindustria Udine, what are […]

Foxwin Interviews: Lydia Alessio-Vernì, Ardiss FVG

Today we are interviewing Lydia Alessio-Vernì, Director of Work and Development FVG (Friuli Venezia Giulia), the first agency in Italy which synergises investment policies with active employment policies, training and professionalisation. Lydia, let’s start from recently. Could you give us an idea of what the responsibility of managing an organisation like Ardiss means to you? […]

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Awareness is Teal

In 2016, I read a book which catapulted me on to the path of company formation: Reinventing Organisations by Frederic Laloux. The book tells of 12 companies, from different sectors and countries, which have completed changed their own internal organisation in the past 50 years. Laloux defines them as the final stage of the evolution […]

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How to Manage an Excessive Workload

In management sectors of business, we often find ourselves having to managing excessive workloads. This situation generates the understandable fear of the so-called boomerang effect. At times, we decide against a possible solution for our business, because we are afraid that the process needed will be too long and torturous. Too much perceived difficulty = […]

joint engagement

Joint Engagement of Staff: An Essential Resource for Recovery

Joint engagement of workers is a resource available to companies for providing bonuses and services to workers and for taking advantage of tax benefits. It is an essential resource for restarting after an economic or social crisis, which enables tax cuts and worker engagement simultaneously. To restart quickly. And together.   The joint engagement of […]

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Two Powerful and Fundamental Actions Pt.2: Going with the Flow

So we’ve talked about the search for a why, and now for the second action we have forgotten: the capacity to go with the flow.   The capacity to go with the flow After searching for a why, the second action which can change the results of our habits is the upheaval of our daily […]

Two Powerful and Fundamental Actions (which we have forgotten) – In Search of Our Why

Many businesses and many people who work in business often forget two fundamental actions for changing the results of their own activities. We mainly concentrated on figures and, thus, the uncertainty in market dynamics, we are preoccupied with numbers: costs, margins, variables, profits, investments, salaries, deadlines, predictions.   But beyond this, is there still space […]

Benessere del personale

When the well-being of the staff is transformed into value for the organization

Does corporate wellness really work? Benefits related to organizational well-being (otherwise known as welfare) have become an important tool to help businesses maximize their profits. Some of the results obtained are: reduced turnover, increased productivity and fewer accidents at work. Do you know how useful it is to invest in staff health?