Posts by: Pi Wen Looi

Pi Wen Looi, PhD. Pi Wen is the Founder and President of Novacrea, LLC, a northern California talent management consulting firm. Named one of the most important voices in employee engagement by TechnologyAdvice, she is an expert in employee engagement and employee research methodology. She helps her clients ask the right questions, connect the dots, find insights from their survey results, and take action. She uses a design-thinking approach to unleash employee creativity and generate innovative solutions. Pi Wen brings 20 years of talent management consulting experience and research expertise to improve employee communications, increase employee engagement, and enable her clients to create breakthrough results. Her clients include Boeringher Ingelhiem, Cisco, DiversityInc, LSG Sky Chef, Mizuho OSI, Pacific Gas & Electric Company, Salt Lake County, and west elm, among others. She is a senior advisor for Imperative, a start-up that helps organizations shape their culture and practices to increase the number of purpose-oriented employees. She is a speaker at multiple conferences and the head judge of the first-ever Employee Engagement Hackathon, held in San Francisco. Most recently, she was interviewed by Security Management on the trends of employee engagement. She has published articles in The Human Factor, HR.com’s Recognition and Engagement Essentials, and more. Her research has been cited in several industry books, including Leadership and Talent in Asia: How the best companies delivery extraordinary performance. Pi Wen earned her PhD and master’s degrees in applied quantitative psychology from Ohio University and her B.S. in mathematics from the National University of Singapore. She’s a member of the Association for Talent Management in Sacramento (ATD) and an adjunct professor at Northwestern University’s Master of Learning and Organizational Design and the School of Professional Studies. When she is not consulting with clients, she enjoys taking photos of people and buildings. Connect with her on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/piwenlooi/
What is the Right Employee Survey for Your Workplace? The Long, Short & Supershort of It.

What is the Right Employee Survey for Your Workplace? The Long, Short & Supershort of It.

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Very short pulse surveys are gaining popularity, according to a recent WSJ article. These are one- or two-question surveys that employees receive daily, weekly or monthly. Should you replace your annual employee survey ... Read more