Alive at work : the neuroscience of helping your people love what they do / by Daniel M. Cable
By: Cable, Daniel M.Publisher: Boston, M.A. : Harvard Business Review Press, 2018Description: viii, 203 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781633694255.Subject(s): Leadership | Employees | Human resources management | Work environment | Motivation
|Item type||Home library||Call number||Status||Date due||Item reserves|
|Book||Australia||200.5 CAB 2018 (Browse shelf)||Issued||01/03/2019|
|Book||New Zealand||200.5 ALI (Browse shelf)||Available|
THE SEEKING SYSTEM: Our organizations are letting us down -- The way things ought to be -- The way things are - and how to make them better. SELF-EXPRESSION: Encouraging people to bring their best selves to work -- Promoting self-expression. EXPERIMENTATION: Encouraging serious play -- Expanding on freedom and creativity -- Humble leadership and employees' seeking systems. PURPOSE: Helping employees experience the impact of their work -- Crafting narratives about purpose.
Advises that many organisations stifle employee creativity and engagement. Offers ways to create a work environment that motivates people to share ideas, work smarter, embrace change and feel a deeper sense of purpose.