Gartner Research

Guide to Understanding and Assessing Employee Engagement

Published: 30 June 2014

ID: G00339389

Analyst(s): Information Risk Research Team


"Employee engagement" is the extent to which employees commit to something or someone in their organization and how hard they work and how long they stay at their job as a result of that commitment. Nearly three-quarters of information security professionals across all roles are not engaged in their jobs. Use this guide to understand the importance of employee engagement and assess the security team's engagement through conversation and observation.

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