Guide

Staff feedback, ideas and forums

Advantages of seeking staff feedback and ideas

Encouraging your employees to voice their ideas and contribute to finding better ways of doing things can have a positive impact on your business perfromance.

The business benefits of encouraging feedback, opinions and ideas from employees are:

  • you will be more aware of what’s going on at every level of your business
  • it increases employee engagement and productivity
  • you may find solutions to business problems that otherwise may not have been established
  • it encourages effective decision making and drives innovation
  • it helps employees to feel that their contribution to the business is valued
  • it encourages employee retention because employees feel more valued and allied to your business and its goals
  • improved communication helps with organisational change and cultural change