How to identify toxic employees in the workplace

How to identify toxic employees in the workplace

What is toxic behaviour and why does it matter?   Nothing is more harmful to an organisation’s culture than toxic employees. Research shows that organisational culture is local, and the vast majority of an employee’s engagement and wellbeing comes from their...
What is Well-Being?

What is Well-Being?

What is well-being and how does it matter to organisations?    Organisations all over the world are committed to creating high levels of well-being amongst their employees. In general this is for a combination of philanthropic and commercial reasons. It can be...
Are Young People Less Resilient Than They Used to Be?

Are Young People Less Resilient Than They Used to Be?

SACS is currently undertaking a project for an organisation which has many employees working in a line of work which requires high levels of resilience. The organisation typically recruits raw graduates into these roles and trains them over the course of several...
Are you too detail minded to be a CEO?

Are you too detail minded to be a CEO?

Above is a diagram of the HEXACO or six factor model of personality, as discovered by Lee and Ashton in the early 2000’s. We have the personality records of many thousands of people who have completed the HEXACO, and I personally do many debriefs on the psychological...