Three months ago at the Unlocking Performance through Employee Engagement Conference on 25th June at University of the West of England (UWE) Bristol the presence of 150 delegates was ample proof employee engagement still matters. They filled notepads, participated in workshops, heard from some speakers of some of the best companies to work for and questioned expert panellists. The rain subsided for the BBQ lunch and ‘Inspire Me’ got everyone singing and dancing (see video).
I spent the weekend of 19th – 21st October at the wonderful Yestival, the festival of the Yes Tribe, a community for positive change, inspiration and adventure. The programme was packed with fun activities and great talks from people who’d completed incredible trips and feats of endurance. There were also open mic sessions where members of the audience came on stage, related experiences, or announced adventures they planned to undertake. Here’s what I took away from it and t