Employee Engagement – Practicing What We Preach

A team day out is a great way to bond with your colleagues, build team morale, improve communication and employee engagement. As we are all about employee engagement, and practice what we preach, we recently spent the morning on The River Stour – one of the most beautiful rivers...

The CIPD Festival of Work – Insights

In June, a few members of the TSI Research Team attended the CIPD Festival of Work Conference which ran from 15th – 16th at Olympia Exhibition Centre in Kensington, London. Attending on the second day of the conference, they were joined in the conference centre by many visitors from...

We Love Feedback!

As surveys are what we do, here at The Survey Initiative, you might not be surprised to learn that we send a survey to our clients at the end of each contract! One of the questions we ask is: What one word would you use to best describe The...

Jaime Is Now An MRS Certified Member

We have great news!  Our founder, Jaime, has become a Certified Member of the Market Research Society (MRS)! We have followed the MRS code of conduct since our inception, but we recently made the decision to become a Company Partner. As part of our membership, we were invited to put...

Establishing a legal framework for flexible working

The adjustments organisations have made to ‘normal’ styles of working in recent months have unquestionably opened up a wider conversation about the flexibility and resilience of the workforce in the UK.  We this see daily through our UK employee engagement survey work, most notably through free text feedback. Empower...

How has Employee Satisfaction changed in 2021?

With vacancies at a record high and turnover rates their highest in seven years, the job market is in a very volatile state.  Salaries are rising fast across many sectors, whilst areas such as hospitality and transportation are seeing labour shortages as employees seek opportunities elsewhere.  This change is...

‘Covid fatigue’ in the return to work

Impact of Covid As more and more of everyday opens, many are returning to work. After adapting to life in a Covid pandemic, we’re now having to go back to how we used to work and live. The impact of staying at home during Covid – restricted socialisation, no...

60 miles in September Challenge

Congratulations to Jaime Johnson, Director at The Survey Initiative, for running the 60 miles in September challenge. Jaime was inspired to take up the 60 miles in September challenge with an aim of running 2 miles each day in September to help raise funds and awareness of the vital...

15 years of helping organisations excel

At this, our 15th anniversary, we look back on some amazing highlights of working with some inspiring and interesting organisations helping them to understand and engage their people. Its been an exciting journey and as we reflect it feels right to thank the people who have helped to make...

Development Update July 2021 Sprint

Since our last March update, we have seen a number of additions, updates and new features which we have included in our new July 2021 Sprint. July 2021 Sprint New report – we’ve called this a ‘Summary presentation’ and it’s designed for those businesses that have business entities or...