Examples of past projects

Staff survey carried out in a research organisation (2007)

The staff survey investigated the issues of satisfaction, communication and management. FORBA helped the company draw up the questionnaire and analyse the data.

The impact of enterprise restructuring on employees and workers' participation (2004)

In the context of the debate on the impact of global economic developments on Austrian companies – e.g. outsourcing to name a typical development – the survey carried out by the Vienna Chamber of Labour aimed at analysing the concrete impact of company restructuring on the employees and on workers' participation.

Staff survey, Boehringer Ingelheim Austria (2003)

Commissioned by the company's works council, FORBA analysed staff feedback on an evaluation of and suggestions for improving the work of the works council.

Staff survey, Saint-Gobain Isover Austria AG (2001-2003)

The survey was carried out three times over several years. It was aimed at providing a general picture of staff attitudes towards their place of work, communication within the company, management style and information policy. FORBA supported the company in analysing the data.

Staff survey on the 'Help Desk' service of Boehringer Ingelheim Austria GmbH (2001)

FORBA developed, carried out and analysis two staff surveys on the satisfaction of users with the IT Help Desk service of Boehringer Ingelheim Austria GmbH. The analysis of results and comparison with the first survey provided useful information for the company's IT department regarding the quality of its work and possible forms of improvement.

Staff survey to assess management principles and staff appraisals at Boehringer Ingelheim Austria GmbH (2001)

The survey investigated issues regarding management and staff appraisals. FORBA helped the company draw up the questionnaire and analyse the data.

Staff survey regarding the evaluation of a staff newspaper/magazine at Boehringer Ingelheim Austria GmbH (2001)

The survey analysed staff satisfaction with the company newspaper. FORBA supported the company in analysing the data.