Category: Office Life

Gift Ideas for Boss: Perfect Gifts for Any Occasion

If you want to make a great impression at work, giving your boss gifts that are thoughtful is a way to strengthen your relationship. The best gifts for boss perfectly fit whatever is being celebrated, whether it’s a work anniversary, retirement, or other occasion. You can make a boss gift even more meaningful by personalizing […]

What to do When the New Employee Honeymoon Ends

New colleagues and things to learn, along different daily tasks make starting a new job an exciting time for most “just hired” employees, unfortunately this doesn’t last. This high level of excitement and engagement that makes a new employee seem like the perfect pick for a company is often referred to as the “honeymoon period” […]

How to Celebrate Fun at Work Day

January 28th is “Fun at Work Day” and this is the perfect time to avoid the post holiday blues, and motivate your co-workers for the rest of the year. The first few weeks after the holidays can leave employees feel tired and uninspired, which is why this is a great holiday to take advantage of. […]

How to Give a Farewell Speech

There are many stages to a colleague’s career and each one can produce lasting memories. From an employee’s beginnings as a trainee to the final stage filled with admiration and respect, it can be difficult to properly express the friendship and gratitude you might feel when it is finally time for a co-worker to retire. […]

Managing Employee Vacations During the Holidays

The holidays can be a stressful time for business owners. Not only is it often one of the busiest times of the year, it is also when employees generally want to schedule time off. If the holiday season isn’t handled properly it can lead to internal problems that can affect the bottom line and hurt […]

Successories Named Best Place to Work 2nd Year in a Row

Successories has been ranked, yet again, as one of the best places to work by Counselor magazine, published by the Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI) and winner of three Jesse H. Neal Awards (considered the Pulitzer Prize of the business press). Continuing to rank in the top of an $18.5 billion dollar industry is further testament […]

The Most Innovative HR Departments

The backbone of any successful company is its Human Resources department. Not only is HR responsible for most of the hiring, this department is also responsible for planning effective marketing strategies, implementing employee awards and incentive programs, along with recognizing and treating many problems that commonly arise in the workplace. HR teams can help keep […]

Handling Summer Vacation Requests

Summer is the ideal time for most people to enjoy the warm weather and all the freedom and cheer it brings – this is also the time when most employees tend to forward their time-off requests to partake in the fun. While big businesses with a large workforce can get by, small businesses may be […]

Creative Yet Simple Employee Motivation Ideas

As every good business manager knows, a company is nothing without the passion of its employees. If the workforce is not interested in meeting the same goals as the company, progress will be sluggish. Yet, if employees are allowed to express their personalities, and enjoy an appropriate degree of influence over day to day conditions, […]

Top 5 Employee Anniversary Gifts

For many managers, the notion of celebrating employee anniversaries can seem a little frivolous. It is not easy to keep up with these kind of milestones, especially if you already lead an extremely busy corporate life. Yet, there is no reason why all of the work has to fall to a manager. In fact, most […]

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