The consistent polling of employees throughout a merger can reveal important information to senior management, including employees' plans about remaining with the company and the level of passion workers feel toward the organization.
New York, NY (PRWEB) August 4, 2008
Mergercast by Booz & Company has released Episode 16 - Measuring Employee Engagement.
In this episode, Booz & Company Principal Christopher Hannegan joins Sean McDade, founder and CEO of PeopleMetrics, to discuss measuring employee engagement throughout a merger, and how to use the information to create effective communications. They explain the proper time to begin measurement, the types of questions employees are typically asked, and how the approach can add value to a merger.
"Engagement refers to the emotional bond that an employee has with an employer," says Hannegan. "The consistent polling of employees throughout a merger can reveal important information to senior management, including employees' plans about remaining with the company and the level of passion workers feel toward the organization."
Mergercast by Booz & Company is a podcast exploring the world of mergers, acquisitions and restructurings. Episode 16 has a runtime of 24 minutes and 11 seconds, and can be accessed at http://www.booz.com/mergercast. Listeners can play the podcast on its homepage or subscribe via RSS feed, e-mail or the iTunes store.
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