What are the business benefits?

In the workplace

 
Participation in employee engagement programmes helps to:
 
  • make organisations more attractive to the best potential recruits and increase staff retention levels
  • develop employees’ personal skills and competencies
  • build effective teams and a sense of pride
  • create a positive culture in the organisation.
 
In the marketplace
 
Additional marketplace benefits include:
 
  • an outwardly demonstrated commitment to responsible business
  • building new local and regional contacts
  • working collaboratively with other firms
  • gaining knowledge that can help towards developing new products and services
  • reducing risk to an organisation’s reputation.

What are the benefits to employees?