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Shifts in company culture lead to changes in employee engagement levels. By improving employee engagement, an entire leadership requires buy-in and implementing successful strategies to develop valuable leadership and communication skills, making employees gain confidence while carrying out their duties and expand on their network. A highly engaged team raises an organization’s profitability, retention, and productivity. There are various ways of increasing employee engagement.

Encourage Teamwork

Working together as a team entails more about employees’ questions than the answers leaders give. The decision-making process becomes much easier because there is a mentor-ship of all the employees. Any team member can ask a question that will help draw on their relevant experience, enabling them to make a better decision. Therefore, employees gain skills and good qualities, which increase a company’s performance in the market. Besides, leaders should ask questions, helping employees achieve a better outcome which they could not have attained without the leadership support.

Improving on Communication Skills

A company should encourage verbal communication and the use of internal knowledge between employees, helping to reinforce what they’ve learned, showing the ability to communicate ideas effectively with colleagues. Another way of improving communication is by expressing ideas through an effective communication channel, ensuring that the information has accurately reached the target audience.

Leadership Skills

A leader should support other employees in making effective decisions and actions while carrying out their daily duties. Being a good leader or mentor means having the ability to step into any position of responsibility for anyone who’s learning and encourage them to achieve what they intended and overcome any arising challenge.

Appreciating the Value they Offer

Engaged employees will go the extra mile while doing their work to make sure that they achieve the company’s goals and mission. Such employees want to know that their company sees and appreciates their efforts. An employer should take a step to acknowledge and appreciate employees’ efforts, allowing them to reflect on the progress they’ve made and improve confidence as they realize that they have talents that are valuable to their company and other employees regarding the achievement of organization goals.