Investing in People Results in Improved Performance

 

Christian O'Meara

Christian O’Meara

Christian O’Meara is the recipient of a bachelor’s degree from Brunel University, England. Currently, Christian O’Meara serves as CEO of Logic 20/20 Inc., a business consulting firm based in Seattle, Washington.

In order to achieve great performance, companies need to focus on their employees. This means choosing the right people and creating a positive and fulfilling working environment. Here are some suggestions for promoting a positive corporate culture.

Manage the whole person. It is important to keep employees motivated by paying attention to their overall well-being. This includes being aware of not only their workplace responsibilities and performance, but also their emotional and physical wellness.

Mentor and encourage employees. Learning is a lifetime process, and providing regular training and mentorship to employees contributes to their professional development. Furthermore, let employees share their ideas and skills, and recognize those who go above and beyond.

Offer opportunities for community involvement. Engaging in outreach activities can be emotionally fulfilling for many employees. By organizing philanthropic projects, employers provide opportunities for workers to contribute to their communities while getting to know one another.