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Marks and Spencer employee engagement secrets revealed

Marks and Spencer has revealed some of its employee engagement secrets – Yammer, employee of the month awards and… Rosie Huntington-Whiteley.

The clothing giant employs a mixture of IC platforms to reach its 75,000 colleagues in 800 stores across the UK.

With such a dispersed workforce, it is perhaps no surprise that Yammer – the popular Microsoft-owned enterprise social network – has been placed at the centre of the business’s internal comms strategy.

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NHS leadership review aimed at ‘inspiring and empowering employees’

Former Marks and Spencer chief Sir Stuart Rose will lead a leadership review on the NHS – aimed at motivating employees and creating a culture of empowerment for staff.

Sir Stuart was the chairman of the High Street clothing giant for seven years, and has been lauded for his inspirational leadership style.

Having left his figurehead role with M&S in 2011, he has now been tasked with considering how management in the NHS in England can improve.

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