Tips for increasing engagement and participation

Engagement and participation are crucial factors for the success and satisfaction of coworkers in an organization. As a coworker, it’s essential to proactively work on increasing your own engagement and active involvement. In this blog, we share some tips on how to boost your engagement and participation in the workplace, which can lead to better performance and a more satisfying work experience.

1: Understand your organization's vision

Spend time understanding your organization’s vision, mission, and goals. This helps you put your work in a broader perspective and appreciate the impact of your efforts. Try to discover how your role contributes to the bigger picture and stay informed about developments within the organization.

2: Take initiative

Show initiative by proposing new ideas and projects that can contribute to the organization’s growth and success. Don’t be afraid to share your opinion and ask questions to increase your knowledge and understanding of the business.

3: Seek opportunities for personal and professional growth

Invest in your own development by attending workshops, training sessions, and courses relevant to your role and the organization’s goals. This keeps you up-to-date with the latest trends and developments in your field and better prepared to play an active role in the organization’s growth.

4: Be a team player

Werk samen met je collega’s en bouw sterke relaties op. Dit helpt om een gevoel van gemeenschap en verbondenheid te creëren en bevordert een open en coöperatieve werkomgeving. Sta open voor feedback en wees bereid om anderen te ondersteunen bij hun werkzaamheden.

5: Communicate effectively

Zorg voor open en eerlijke communicatie met je leidinggevenden en collega’s. Geef feedback en deel je ideeën en zorgen op een constructieve manier. Effectieve communicatie bevordert wederzijds begrip en kan bijdragen aan een sterkere betrokkenheid en samenwerking.

6: Participate in company events and activities

Participeer in bedrijfsevenementen, sociale bijeenkomsten en vrijwilligersactiviteiten. Dit helpt om relaties op te bouwen met collega’s en leidinggevenden en toont je toewijding aan de organisatie en haar doelen.


As a coworker, you play a significant role in increasing your own engagement and participation within your organization. By understanding your organization’s vision, taking initiative, investing in your own growth, collaborating, communicating effectively, and participating in company events, you can contribute to a positive work culture and the overall success of the organization. Moreover, increasing your engagement and participation can lead to personal growth, greater job satisfaction, and a heightened sense of fulfillment in your career. By committing to these principles, you not only invest in the well-being of your organization but also in your own professional development and future.

Your well-being is our priority!

At our organisation, you are never alone. Whether you have something on your mind, a question or just need a listening ear, you can always make a report anonymously or contact HR or a confidential advisor. You can do this via the menu in the Bevoy app. Because your well-being is our priority!