Happy Staff Are Good For Business

business people looking at a laptop
Type: Vocabulary
Originally published on October 5, 2020 and last updated on February 4, 2023


Your boss is concerned about the general happiness of his staff and has asked you to do some research to find out if the staff are happy and what the company can potentially do to improve the job satisfaction of its employees as well as their general happiness.

The Question

What strategy would you use to find out how happy the employees are?

Key Vocabulary

  • Staff noun
  • Boss noun
  • Satisfaction noun
  • Happiness noun
  • Find out phrasal verb
  • Employee noun
  • Employer noun
  • Strategy noun
  • Improve verb
  • Potentially adverb
  • General adjective

Go through the vocabulary below with your students and ask them to try and use this vocabaulry where possible when discussing the different conversation questions.

Conversation Questions

This conversation topic was prepared by Gregory

Gregory is a qualified TEFL teacher who has been teaching English as a Foreign Language (ESL) for over a decade. He has taught in-person classes in Spain and to English learners around the world online.