Malene Rydahl has 18 years of rich and extensive experience in the corporate world, most recently as director of corporate communication for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts in EMEA. She is the author of the best-selling book Happy as a Dane translated into 12 languages. She explores why Danish employees are some of the happiest in the world and how that directly impacts financial results in a positive way. She works with major French and international companies and is a frequent speaker at schools (INSEAD, ENA, HEC) and institutions such as OECD on wellbeing in corporations.
Happy and engaged employees are essential to any corporation to ensure future growth, yet 87% of employees across the world say they are disengaged in what they do.
It has been proven that companies with high trust and individual freedom have more innovation and better financial performance. In this very inspiring masterclass, Malene Rydahl demonstrates how we can build a solid base of trust and freedom to be ourselves with a high degree of individual responsibility. To attract and keep the best talent, companies need to have a common project with higher purpose.
This engaging masterclass will focus on tools and techniques to cultivate engaged, innovative and happy employees based on a purpose-driven culture with high trust, freedom to be yourself and empathy as core drivers: