To inspire your team is to motivate them to do their job well, enjoy what they’re doing, and feel excited about the direction of your company and their role within it. As a leader, keeping your team inspired is an important responsibility, especially during turbulent or challenging times.…Keep Reading
Posts About Employee Motivation
Henry Ford once said, “Nothing happens until someone sells something.” Without sales, businesses flounder. Sales is an integral part of most organizations; it directly impacts cash flow, provides insight into market fit, and lays the groundwork for customer retention.…Keep Reading
Employee recognition is openly-expressed acknowledgment and appreciation for an employee’s contributions to their organization. Years of service awards; annual, quarterly, and performance bonuses; and verbal and written praise all fall under the umbrella of employee recognition. Modern employee recognition is powerful: it makes work visible, supports company values, and boosts morale. It’s also undergoing an exciting sea change.…Keep Reading
Employee rewards are an essential component of effective employee engagement strategies, but many leaders still struggle to implement them successfully. By aligning the rewards you offer with your team's values, you can positively influence how they're received.
If providing excellent rewards seems like a challenge, don't worry: we've got you covered with a comprehensive list of creative reward ideas your staff will love.…Keep Reading
There are plenty of guides and advice on keeping full-time employees motivated and engaged, but what about contingent workers? As the contingent workforce trends larger and larger across the world, this becomes an increasingly significant question to answer.…Keep Reading
Discretionary effort can make the difference between a great team, and an extraordinary team — but what does it take to inspire and support that effort?…Keep Reading
Motivation is not an easy thing to master, but the reward for getting it right can be massive.
Much of the challenge comes from the varied and individualistic nature of motivation. Everyone is motivated by slightly (or dramatically) different things, and in different ways. Despite those variances, there's always a common thread you can follow to find success.…Keep Reading
Many organizations miss the point — and the benefits — of work anniversaries entirely.
Each year with a great team member is an achievement that should be celebrated with purpose. Creative employee rewards can be a first step, but if you really want to make a work anniversary to be meaningful, you'll need to do better than handing out a plaque, postcard, or paperweight.…Keep Reading
Is your total rewards package a sinking ship?
Rewards strategies are designed to attract, motivate, and retain talent, while proving to employees that your organization values their hard work.
Convincing employees their worth is truly appreciated takes much more than paid time off days, market rate salaries, and annual bonuses, especially as the business landscape becomes more competitive.…Keep Reading