Employee Experience

We use behavioural science to change the behaviours and culture within your business.

Delivering the human touch

Changing behaviours has never been more important within businesses. As organisations adapt to the new normal, we can help you and your team embrace the new behaviours needed to help businesses thrive.

We firmly believe that higher order purpose and values need to be underpinned within everyday behaviours.

The training has helped me in SO many ways - this has truly been an amazing course. In particular, MINDSPACE is constantly on my brain - thinking about how we can use it to design or redesign parts of our employee experience. All of the trainers are incredible.”

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Our team of experienced consultants can help you create a better workplace, co-created with you and your organisation. Whether it be the introduction of new working practices, adherence to new regulations or compliance, engagement with people programmes such as diversity and inclusion, performance management and more.

We use behavioural science to convert intention to action.

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Uncover subconscious insights

An Australian media business had a problem with employees stockpiling holiday and using sick days as hangover cures.

Through behavioural data science we empirically identified that this wasn’t a departmental problem it was a cultural one – chucking a sickie after Australia day had become a real norm!

Outcome – Saving of $1M Australian dollars in sick pay.



Transform employee experiences

Aegon wanted to improve the conversations they were having customers and by doing so improve employee engagement rates.

By training teams in the foundations of behavioural science and transforming their Skills, Screens, Scripts and Space, we created a winning employee experience that delivered an amazing customer experience.

Outcome – 46% reduction in Attrition Rate.

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Build colleague capability

To embed and sustain behavioural science as a core capability within the SSE OVO people team, we delivered a six week blended learning course within the organization.

Covering a curriculum of System I Research, Behavioural Models, Behavioural Design and Experimental Design the team learned how to bring academic rigour to employee interventions, within the organization.

Outcome – upskilling of the People team to drive employee and cultural change

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Reducing Falls with Pink Walls

Workers on construction sites were often found to be taking excessive risks in the workplace, which put them and others in danger. Our task was to reduce the amount of unsafe behaviour in the workplace.

Outcome – 82% reducing in Unsafe Behaviours


Read – On the Brain

Exclusive Employee Experience edition

Download this exclusive edition which features our view of the role of Behavioural Science within Employee Experience. Most importantly, we look at how understanding behaviour can help us develop news ways of working in the new normal.

And don’t miss the interview with Giorgia Prestento, People Transformation Expert to understand how listening to your people and developing culture change programmes can be transformational when using behavioural science, the most important workplace academic papers for behavioural science and lots more.


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"Cowry as an agency are professional, personable and real experts in their field. From the first meeting, I felt confident in their ability and that they understood us as a business and the brief at hand. I would highly recommend Cowry to anyone wanting to look at behavioural science, to gain authentic and collaborative ideas that really make a difference."

— Fiona Morgan, Head of Group Campaigns, Sky

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