The Gruntled Employee: A Holistic Approach to Creating Success and Happiness at Work
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The Gruntled Employee is a must-read "The Gruntled Employee" describes how organizations, large and small, can attain business success and employee happiness simultaneously. Not a small feat in this day and age where a lot of businesses are using unpopular business strategies such as reorganizations, downsizing, offshoring, layoffs, and reduced employee benefits. Such strategies cause a severe decrease in morale. Vaughn explains that employee morale is a key fa. For Upper Management Craftylady I'm sure there's a great deal of information that upper management could garner from this book, but I found it to be written way above my head. I couldn't get past the second chapter.
Many of us spend the majority of our waking hours at work—five days a week—and have this to look forward to: abusive bosses, in-fighting, back-biting, ego maniacs, impossible demands, unworkable schedules, and inaccessible resources. I’ve watched leaders struggle to help the company be successful during such times. Why The Gruntled Employee?“I love my work. I now know that gruntledness and business success are not mutually exclusive: We can obtain both without sacrificing the other.There is a better approach .Over the years, I have developed techniques to address business and employee morale issues. I have applied them in numerous situations and have achieved remarkable results. I hate my job.” –Disgruntled EmployeeI believe the workplace can provide a much more pleasant experience than it currently does. I’ve seen leaders use inappropriate behaviors to “motivate” employees, which often resulted in de-motivating employees. The Gruntled Employee will give you control over your own gruntledness and success. But I never doubted that it was possible for leaders and employees to be personally successf