There has been numerous studies that proves employee engagement improves company performance significantly. When employees are invested in they feel appreciated and tend to perform better, they are more invested in their work and the company, customer satisfaction increases, absentee rate decreases, turnover rate decreases and their wellbeing improves.
Spring is finally here. This is the perfect time to consider conducting an out door employee engagement event with your team. Having an employee engagement event like the Adult Field Day event that GetUpNGetFit creates or other outdoor event will definitely raise the morale of the employees and allow them to engage in healthy competition, while having fun. This is a great way for the team to associate 'fun' with the company which is a problem most companies face.
For studies on employee engagement improving company performance checkout Forbes Contributor, Kevin Kruse article https://www.kevinkruse.com/employee-engagement-research-master-list-of-29-studies/