Marie Carasco-Saul on Leadership and Employee Engagement

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There has not been much research examining the relationship between employee engagement and leadership. The term employee engagement has received increasing attention since Kahn (1990) introduced the concept as personal engagement in association with positive psychology and positive influences on organizational effectiveness.

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Throwback Thursday: How HR Impacts Organizational Performance

Managers rely upon HR departments for services such as recruitment, payroll, and employee relations, but experts have found that HR plays a much more significant role in organizations.

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Organizational Studies

How do you tell if an organization is ethical? Do you care?

Organizations are everywhere and unavoidable. The United States of America, your local place of worship, Starbucks, The George Washington University, Walmart, International Rescue Committee, the Daily Show with John Stewart – these are all organizations, right? 401 more words


IITM Training on " Sales Funnel & 360 Degree Selling " on Saturday - June 7, 2014.

Implementing a 360 Degree Sales Approach to Work as Customer’s Partner by Uncovering Needs, thus increasing the Efficiency of the Sales Funnel & Planning the Sales Funnel for optimization. 142 more words

Do You Really Need a Policy for That?

My husband calls them “blond moments” when he shows me a cartoon and I don’t get it.  I’m also a bit gullible when I read spoofs and satires. 699 more words


Human Resource Development Review Now Indexed in Thomson Reuters!

We’re pleased to announce that Human Resource Development Review is now indexed in Thomson Reuters’ Social Science Citation Index! The journal will receive its first impact factor when they are released next June. 268 more words


I graduated!

On Friday December 19th I graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Human Resource Development. It was such an incredible feeling, despite all the rain, and traffic, and utter chaos. 111 more words