It is the biggest dilemma that companies are facing these days to keep the employees engaged. Everyone wants their employees to put their efforts into the company’s goals and increase their productivity. But, it’s not an easy job to keep the employees engaged. For this, you need to analyze the situations and draws the results that you can later implement.
Here are some of the tips for how you can keep your employees engaged?
Culture of the Company
You have to create such an environment in which your employees can show their utmost potential. A place where they would love to be. They enjoy working in the environment. The environment not only limits to the ambience but also how people treat each other. There should be zero politics in the company so that everyone can share their thoughts and views upon a specific issue. And, with all of the people together, the company’s productivity enlarged.
There is a fine line between knowing someone and trusting someone. You may have been working with your subordinates for a long time. But, now is the time when you trust in their abilities and let them do the things. Help them take the charge. Responsibility comes with the trust you put in their skills and abilities. Let them do the work in their styles. Maybe, it will be different from yours but it helps them learn and grow and think out of the box.
Make the work more of a FUN!
Working hard to achieve the company’s goals is not like the icing on the cake. Employees have to put their sweat, energy, and time to surpass the blockades that come between success. This is human nature that he can easily get bored with doing the same work over and over again.
What is your responsibility here? Well, you have to keep them motivated. You can make the working environment more fun. Introduce the different games competition and give them some prizes whoever wins. This will create an atmosphere and your employees will find a break for themselves.
Don’t forget to show some care!
Your employees are your asset and you need to take care of them. It’s not always the money that makes them happy but also, the amount of care you show. Being a team lead or a manager it will not cost you a single penny if you ask “how’s everything going” or “is there anything I can help you with”. “If you’re in trouble doors to my office are always open for you”. Such a sharing of words would show them how much you care for them which automatically increases their morale.
Similarly, not the monetary value always counts but also the words of appreciation like “Well Done”, “Good Job”. No matter how great their work is, big or small, don’t forget to appreciate your employees. Use the best out of communication platforms like Slack, and appreciate them. Also, encourage everyone else to show their appreciation towards them. This is the greatest thing that you can do to keep your employees engaged.