Category: Motivation

How Stress Is Hurting Your Business (And What You Can Do About It)!

Stress can kill, and unfortunately, stress in the workplace is all too common.  It has become a simple fact of life in most work environments where it impacts both the overall level of health and well-being of your employees and their productivity, which hurts your bottom line. The latest statistics on stress in the workplace […]

What To Do When A New Hire’s Don’t Work Out

No matter how robust your hiring process is, sometimes it happens.  You go through the applicants as carefully as you can, you ask pointed, hard-hitting interview questions and then, the employee you ultimately select just doesn’t quite measure up for one reason or another.  What do you do then?  Tips on making new employees successful […]

Managers Guide To Creating Harmony In The Workplace

Let’s face it, not all workplaces are created equally. Some companies feel more like extended families, and everyone that works in a place like that reports having categorically higher job satisfaction, with predictable effects on productivity and morale. Obviously, you want your business to be like that. A place where your employees come to work, […]

Are You Communicating Your Total Rewards Package Effectively?

Employer-provided benefits are an important part of your company’s total compensation package. It’s not just about the size of an employee’s paycheck. The other benefits you provide have real, tangible value, but if you’re not effectively communicating the benefits of those benefits, then they may be lost on your employees, which means that they’re not […]

Celebrate Your Employees To Improve Morale

Even if you believe that employee morale is pretty good at your company, there’s always room for improvement. Happy employees are more productive employees, and let’s face it, nobody wants to feel like just a number or a cog in the proverbial wheel. They want to feel as though they matter. That they’re important to […]

How to build better teams that benefit your company

No man (or woman) is an island. While it’s true that you may have individuals in your employ who are rock stars in their own right, it’s also true that the business of business gets done thanks to concerted, cooperative effort. One way or another, that means teams, and if your company’s culture isn’t geared […]

Different Ways to Thank Your Employees

Your employees really are your biggest and most valuable asset. When was the last time you thanked them for all their hard work? You don’t have to be a Fortune 500 company to come up with innovative, cost-effective ways to call attention to your star performers. Many of the best ways aren’t nearly as expensive […]

Gift A Clock To Your Employee, Colleague Or Boss!

Clocks are a time-honored way of expressing your appreciation to an employee, colleague, or boss in recognition for their years of service and a job well done. If you’ve got a special anniversary for one of your co-workers coming up, and are looking for a great way to honor them, check out this selection of […]

Make Your Next Award Unforgettable

Employee recognition is important. It matters, but unless you do it the “right” way, your efforts are not going to be well-received and will probably fall flat. If you think about your time in the trenches, you’ve probably seen this before. An employee goes above and beyond the call of duty and gets “rewarded” in […]

Boost Your Employees’ Productivity In 2018 With These Motivational Posters

Employee motivation is critical to your company’s success, but keeping motivation and productivity high is a tricky proposition. There’s no one “right” answer, but there are several things that have been proven to work. One proven technique is to be sure that your office has a number of inspirational slogans paired with eye catching art […]