The Integral blog

A Chef and a Strategist: What’s the difference?
March 24, 2023
As my partner and I were preparing our traditional St. Patrick’s Day dinner–corned beef, cabbage, Irish soda bread (paired with some Guinness, of course)–I had a bit of an aha moment. See, I’ve been looking for a way to describe what…
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What were your must-read books in 2022?
February 21, 2023
Crystal Jeff's (Integral's Vice President, Employee Experience & Operations) shares Integral employee favorite "must-reads" of 2022 and ties them to Integral values. Read…
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Managers are the heart
of your culture
February 15, 2023
Managers are the heart of your culture. Senior leaders must empower them -- and share their focus on the employee. Read…
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Reflecting on Black History Month
February 13, 2023
Tatum Risch and Kari McLean reflect on 2023 Black History Month as white women. Celebrations like Black History Month are vital in raising awareness in the workplace of both positive and negative experiences of underrepresented groups. What occurs…
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2023 Digital Workplace Trends – What We See Coming
January 23, 2023
The last few years have been very exciting for digital workplaces and communication technology solutions. More organizations have recognized the importance of internal communications, collaboration, and the significance of employee engagement. Broad…
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Love Wins
December 15, 2022
When I think of “love wins,” I remember when I got married in 2010 in upstate New York. I recall standing beside my wife in front of our guests making a speech to express gratitude to our friends, family, and community. I also recall looking at…
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Celebrate Success!
December 13, 2022
How will your team celebrate this year’s successes? Understand the impact they’ve had together? Get energized for the new year? With a mere few weeks left before the chimes ring in 2023, Integral has some fun ideas to bring your team members…
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The future of work: will remote work and collaboration become the norm?
November 28, 2022
What will the future of work look like? Flexible working arrangements and tools for collaboration will enhance the employee experience in the workplace of the future. Collaboration fosters caring connections and builds trust among employees,…
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Employee experience during tech layoffs, a projected recession, and worries about inflation.
November 10, 2022
Does your current employee experience set you up for success in during tough times? The employee experience you create–-especially in tough times—can help you and your employees get through those tough times with humanity and honesty. Read…
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Culture can make or break your digital transformation
September 27, 2022
Employees in our annual survey are mostly positive about digital transformation -- but there's a ton of nuance below the surface. Culture is the key: how you include and inform employees makes all the difference. Read…
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