Since the invention of the office, business leaders have searched for the secret to employee happiness. Why? While, not synonymous, happiness is a powerful driver of employee engagement. In fact, studies have shown that happy employees make the most productive employees. With visions of employees skipping into work on Monday mornings, companies have been experimenting with different strategies to find what works. For many, the concept of “employee happiness” seems like an unachievable organizational goal. But it doesn’t have to be.
Welcome to the AWE Blog. What the heck is AWE? I’m glad you asked, because it’s pretty awesome. AWE stands for the Association of Workplace Engagement, and is an organization whose mission is to help companies create unique, vibrant and inspiring workspaces that promote high levels of employee engagement, wellness, and productivity. We like to call these workspaces Awesome Offices.