Let's Become Human Again
Today we see and experience technology everywhere, in every aspect and role in our lives. There is technology to enhance our cars, homes, jobs, and leisure time. Organizations are utilizing technology constantly to increase productivity and reduce costs. Human beings will continue to innovate and use technology; however, this is only one side of the equation. The other side is not that positive. With our devices, we are technically connected yet emotionally disconnected. It seems that we are less interested in using our human skills and abilities, and this is affecting our relationships and our business results.
What You’ll Learn
You will learn the necessary tools for improving your professional and personal life by limiting your screens, learning how to engage your colleagues, and being a better communicator.
Why you want to learn it
Some startling employee engagement statistics revealed in this study showed that only 29% of the workforce is engaged, 45% is not engaged, and 26% is actively disengaged. -Dale Carnegie and MSW Research Proper use of technology could strengthen efficiency for your business, but it could also be the link to less human interaction. Technology can take away the ability to use human skills and abilities, such as building relationships, being empathetic, listening, and engaging with groups.
How it will help you
It doesn’t matter what you call it. Whether you call it the information age, digital age or knowledge age, a handshake is still the most important connection in business today. This means that our people are the biggest asset and competitive edge in an ever-tightening marketplace.