Motivation and Retention

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Happy Developers Lead to Better Products. Here Are 9 Ways to Motivate Them.
Motivation and Retention

Happy Developers Lead to Better Products. Here Are 9 Ways to Motivate Them.

When trampolines, sleep pods and ping-pong tables don't cut it, look elsewhere to encourage your code gurus.
Zach Ferres
Defeat 'Vacation Mode' With These 3 Ways to Keep Your Team Motivated
Motivation and Retention

Defeat 'Vacation Mode' With These 3 Ways to Keep Your Team Motivated

How do you keep your team members engaged and on task when they're daydreaming about those trips they're planning?
Gina Folk
4 Ways Innovative Companies are Celebrating Their Employees
Employee Recognition

4 Ways Innovative Companies are Celebrating Their Employees

Award programs that grow from the company culture encourage employees to work hard and feel good about it.
Matt Straz
5 Phrases You Need to Stop Saying to Your Employees
Managing Employees

5 Phrases You Need to Stop Saying to Your Employees

If you want people at your company to grow and be happy, be more direct and helpful.
Andre Lavoie
5 Ways to Take the Grind Out of Working 9-to-5
Work-Life Balance

5 Ways to Take the Grind Out of Working 9-to-5

Between what life requires and technology allows, commuting to the office for an eight-hour workday increasingly looks like a pointless ritual.
Matt Straz
Reality Check: 5 Things You Need to Realize About Your Employees
Motivation and Retention

Reality Check: 5 Things You Need to Realize About Your Employees

Employers don't always get a behind-the-scenes look at the goings-on within various departments and their employees, but it's time to remove the curtain.
Andre Lavoie
The 10 Biggest Motivation Killers and How to Fix Them (Infographic)
Motivation

The 10 Biggest Motivation Killers and How to Fix Them (Infographic)

Here's what's slowing your team down at work.
Kate Taylor
5 Strategic Steps to Help You Double Your Revenue Next Year
Grow Your Business

5 Strategic Steps to Help You Double Your Revenue Next Year

Create a carefully crafted plan combined with a fierce dedication to execution that will require a shift in your thinking.
Jeff Shore
5 Affordable Benefits Employees Appreciate But Few Companies Offer
Benefits

5 Affordable Benefits Employees Appreciate But Few Companies Offer

Companies that help employees with small daily challenges and support their personal development attract better talent and earn staff loyalty.
Matt Straz
Young Talent Demands These 6 Things for Their Loyalty
Motivation and Retention

Young Talent Demands These 6 Things for Their Loyalty

The same traits entrepreneurs seek in young talent are also the traits that make it most difficult to retain them.
Peter Gasca
Money Is Nice, But It's Not Enough to Motivate Employees
Motivation and Retention

Money Is Nice, But It's Not Enough to Motivate Employees

Sure, there are superstars who will do amazing work without your input, but that's not how most people are.
Doug and Polly White
7 Ways Quality Boosts Business That Quantity Can't Match
Grow Your Business

7 Ways Quality Boosts Business That Quantity Can't Match

Whether sales leads, social media fans or employees, quality is the entrepreneur's friend. Quantity often just masks a problem.
John Boitnott
Why It's Smart to Treat Your Employees Like Your Best Customers
Managing Employees

Why It's Smart to Treat Your Employees Like Your Best Customers

Businesses that value employee satisfaction have no problems keeping their customers happy.
Matt Straz
4 Ways to Reignite the Flame With Burned Out Employees
Managing Employees

4 Ways to Reignite the Flame With Burned Out Employees

Bring back that new hire enthusiasm with these tips.
Andre Lavoie