HelloWallet Principal Scientist Dr. Stephen Wendel, covers a trending topic within HR organizations over the past 15 years, employee engagement.
What You Will Learn:
- What employee engagement is and why it’s important
- The best strategies for measuring engagement
- The role benefits play in employee engagement
- Tips for improving engagement
About the Author, Steve Wendel
Stephen is a behavioral social scientist who serves as the Principal Scientist at HelloWallet, an independent financial guidance company. He conducts original research on financial behavior and coordinates the research efforts of HelloWallet’s advisory board of leading behavioral economists and psychologists.
He is the author of the book Designing for Behavior Change for O’Reilly Media. In it, he describes a step-by-step approach to applying behavioral economics and psychology to products that help people change their daily routines and behavior.
Prior to joining HelloWallet, Dr. Wendel co-founded two small IT companies, and conducted research on the dynamics of political behavior. He’s the co-founder of Action Design DC, a Meetup of over 800 practitioners and researchers applying behavioral science to their products, and serves as a mentor at 500 Startups and 1776 DC. He and his wife live in the DC area, with a small kid who loves to sing.