Insightlink Home

Insightlink
Header Strip
Employee Surveys

4Cs Blog: Happy Employees = Happy Customers

(Showing all posts labeled HR Technology)



How Implementing XR in the Workplace can Improve Staff Happiness

Virtual Reality is the simulated experience of exploring virtual worlds in 360 degrees, and the technology has recently taken the gaming industry by storm. Augmented Reality technology is the combination of the real world and the virtual in one perspective, and is also featuring prominently in new games. Both technologies now form under the umbrella term Extended Reality (XR), and are actually being used by many companies across a multitude of industries. XR can be very useful to businesses, particularly within human resources, as the technologies can help improve staff happiness. Here’s how:

Onboarding
Extended Reality is already being used by many businesses to facilitate the process of onboarding employees when they first start. At present, 63% use, or plan to use, XR for training and simulation, as companies have learnt that the technology is able to prepare new recruitments far more effectively than traditional methods. The gamification of virtual and mixed realities provides a multi-sensory experience which is sure to increase the attention span and memory retention of first-time users. New employees can find great confidence in training with XR, especially when it comes to high-pressure or dangerous jobs that require a meticulous approach. In turn, this immersive training allows staff to be more comfortable when implementing their training to their everyday role.

Read full post

Three High Tech Tools to Keep Your Employees Safe and Productive

There are so many balls to juggle when running a business, but keeping your employees in line and working productively tops the priority list for many. But as your company grows, it can be difficult to maintain the level of oversight that you wish to have to keep your company operating at top speed. The following three high-tech tools can help you get employees to curb bad habits and make for a more productive, safer workplace: 

Security Camera System  

Not only is a security camera system crucial for helping to protect your office from intruders, but it can also help you keep an eye on your employees to make sure that everyone is safe. Opt for a system that records to a DVR, like Lorex security camera systems, so that you have plenty of space for recording footage. When reviewing the many options, look for a camera system that has a remote viewing capability from a corresponding smartphone app so that you can check in on things at the office anytime from anywhere.

 

Read full post





About

Insightlink Communications are experts in employee survey design, data collection and analysis. Since 2001 we've helped companies of all sizes measure and improve their employee satisfaction and engagement.



4Cs Blog Home

Recent Posts


How Implementing XR in the Workplace can Improve Staff Happiness

4 Small Things That Make a Big Difference in Employee Satisfaction

Employee Engagement: The Challenge That Will Not Go Away

The Rise of Remote Working: Top Global Industries Leading the Way

7 Tips to Create a Workplace That Will Appeal to Millennials

Categories


Advancement (1)

Commitment (8)

Communication (9)

Compensation (9)

Culture (43)

Employee Surveys (67)

Engagement (75)

HR Practices (23)

HR Technology (2)

Management (25)

Miscellaneous (1)

Mission/Vision/Values (3)

Motivation (30)

Performance Reviews (2)

Recognition (11)

Training (1)

Work/Life Balance (16)

Favorite Links


Engaged Employees Blog

HR ToolKit Guide to Employee Surveys
Good info on how to write surveys

Insightlink 360
Makes 360 assessment surveys easy.