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Workforce Engagement

Enhancing the employee experience through a culture of engagement, wellness, philanthropy, diversity, equity, and inclusion that leads to overall employee well-being, productivity and retention.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Empowering All to Perform Their Best
 
Serving Agency and Employee Needs
  • DEI consultation and advice
  • EEO discrimination investigation
  • Identify and eliminate workplace barriers
  • Promote cultural awareness and education
  • DEI learning
Business Case for DEI
  • Attract and retain top talent
  • Improve decision making
  • Reduce costly litigation & investigation
  • Promote an engaged & high performing workforce
Why It Works
  • Creates equitable work environments
  • Stimulates innovation
  • Drives solution oriented results
  • Collaboration among diverse teams
Creating a Better Workplace

By championing diversity, equity, and inclusion, agencies create environments where unique thoughts, talents, experiences and identities are welcomed, celebrated and embraced.

CommonHealth
Creating a Healthier Workplace
 

Promoting a Healthy Workplace

  • Education to improve health outcomes
  • Wellness as a workplace priority
  • Guide behavior change
  • Build trustworthy partnerships
  • Assist in creating a thriving wellness culture

Business Case for Wellness

  • Improve employee health
  • Reduce healthcare costs
  • Improve productivity and morale
  • Recruit and retain talent
  • Increase engagement

Why It Works

  • In person or online programming
  • Flexible to meet agency needs
  • Agency training and support
  • Tailored communication
  • Engaging original content
  • Incentive program

Workplace Wellness Certification

Recognize agencies who champion employee health by offering managerial support, policies, programs and innovative ideas that further the wellness mission in the Commonwealth.

Financial Wellness
Creating a Financially Literate Workforce
 

Advocating Financial Health

  • Financial Fitness Check Up
  • Webinars and Workshops
  • Employee discounts
  • Resources and support
  • Exclusively for state employees

Business Case for Financial Wellness

  • Improve financial health
  • Reduce bankruptcy and loan default
  • Improve productivity and morale
  • Enhance recruitment and retention
  • Increase engagement

Why It Works

  • Self-service, online application
  • Required financial fitness course
  • Money saving discounts
  • Improves financial literacy
  • Service when you need it most

Trusted Community Partnership

In partnership with the Virginia Credit Union, we improve employee financial health and reduce the stress caused by burdensome financial obligations through education and access to short term loans.

Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign
Connecting Employees and Communities
 

Serving The Common Good

  • Trusted charitable giving vehicle
  • Socially responsible philanthropy
  • Volunteer and service opportunities
  • Engagement through service

Business Case for Charitable Giving

  • Align business values
  • Improve engagement and belonging
  • Support morale and retention
  • Increase innovation

Why It Works

  • Simple giving options
  • Peer support in all regions
  • Connecting people with passions
  • Networking and collaboration
  • Volunteer leave

Virginia Is For Givers

Embracing a tradition of employee giving and volunteer service in the Commonwealth since 1997.

Awards and Recognition
Celebrating Employee Contributions
 

Building Workplace Connections

  • Recognition events
  • Employee engagement
  • Publications
  • Policy and resources
  • Guidance and consultation

Business Case For Recognition

  • Retention of talent
  • Reduce absenteeism
  • Maximize performance
  • Recognize excellence
  • Positive customer feedback

Why It Works

  • Highlights achievable goals
  • Reinforces trust in leadership
  • Enhances workplace culture
  • Shows workforce is valued

Creating Great Workplaces

Authentic recognition is the key to making the Commonwealth a great place for great people to do great work.

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