Employee Related Quotes
I started to think about what drives innovation and what its social significance might be. The next step was to think innovators are taking a leap into the unknown. That led me to the thought that it is also a source of fun and employee engagement.
“drives economic growth by providing businesses with access to new customers, new employee talent and new tax incentives to encourage public transit use.”
“There was payback from the employee-discount programs at the U.S. Big Three, and a little bit of truck punishment.”
Engaging in social business is beneficial to a company because it leverages on business competencies to address social issues, involves one-time investment with sustainable results, and produces other positive effects such as employee motivation and improved organizational culture.
“I don't think a bottle line supervisor at any winery anywhere should be a salaried employee, and this should send some ripples though the industry.”
“They are just not as productive per employee as the Compaq guys. Almost immediately, that implies very large layoffs.”
Open offices keep everyone in tune with what is going on and keep the energy up. If an employee is about privacy, show him or her how to use the lock on the bathroom.
“The ESOP (employee stock ownership plan) is not a magic wand. You have to have a business plan that fixes the problems.”
Aside from the poor example it sets, the federal government enables reckless spending on public-employee pensions by offering hope of assistance from Washington if things get bad enough.