Motivation and Retention

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The Top Thing Employees Want From Their Bosses, and It's Not a Promotion
Managing Employees

The Top Thing Employees Want From Their Bosses, and It's Not a Promotion

A performance bonus here or a catered lunch there are sure to be welcome with open arms, but they aren't what employees value most in the workplace.
Andre Lavoie
5 Ways to Keep Employees Inspired and in Love With Their Jobs
Motivation and Retention

5 Ways to Keep Employees Inspired and in Love With Their Jobs

It's not easy, but if you want motivated workers who stick around.
Andre Lavoie
4 Tips to Create a Productive and Healthy Culture
Company Culture

4 Tips to Create a Productive and Healthy Culture

Creating a positive environment will help your company retain talent and keep employees happy.
Drew Austin
To Motivate Employees, Find a Balance Between Job Enrichment and Job Enlargement
Motivation

To Motivate Employees, Find a Balance Between Job Enrichment and Job Enlargement

To enrich the work experience and instill motivation in your employees, implement these practices into your organization.
Jason Kulpa
To Boost Your Business Treat Employees as Well as Your Customers
Employee Engagement

To Boost Your Business Treat Employees as Well as Your Customers

Workers who feel neglected and poorly treated are not likle to treat customers any better.
S. Chris Edmonds
5 Ways to Hold Together Your Startup Team When the Company Is Growing
Employee Retention

5 Ways to Hold Together Your Startup Team When the Company Is Growing

You risk losing the zeal that launched the company if the merry band who rolled the dice with you feels they don't have a role any more.
Matt Straz
Make an Impression on Employees With These 3 Simple, and Free, Holiday 'Gifts'
Managing Employees

Make an Impression on Employees With These 3 Simple, and Free, Holiday 'Gifts'

Sure, a small present and a holiday card are great, but these three things will be appreciated and reciprocated with enthusiasm for another year of success.
Peter Gasca
The 3 Advantages of Putting an Entrepreneur in the C-Suite
Leadership

The 3 Advantages of Putting an Entrepreneur in the C-Suite

While it may be disruptive at first, big businesses can benefit from a leader who had previously started their own companies.
Wain Kellum
When Does It Make Sense to Pay Employees Above the Average?
Employee Compensation

When Does It Make Sense to Pay Employees Above the Average?

There are two criteria you must consider before seeking a highly skilled worker.
Doug and Polly White
6 Tips for a Fun, Affordable Holiday Party
Holiday Parties

6 Tips for a Fun, Affordable Holiday Party

An end-of-year celebration can boost employees spirits and raise their morale for next year.
David Allerby
Companies Gain Competitive Advantage by Improving Employee Health
Health Insurance

Companies Gain Competitive Advantage by Improving Employee Health

Encouraging employee wellness turns out to be one of the best productivity investments companies can make.
Pratik Dholakiya
The Biggest Blown Opportunity in Your Business
Mentoring

The Biggest Blown Opportunity in Your Business

Most likely, someone in your organization is disengaged, and all their potential is falling through the gap. But there's a simple solution.
John Brubaker
3 Fun But Unorthodox Employee-Motivation Hacks
Motivation and Retention

3 Fun But Unorthodox Employee-Motivation Hacks

Since even the most earnest workers long for the weekend, miss their kids and job and want to have some laughs, turn those into perks.
Pratik Dholakiya
Craft a Cultural-Identity Message That Employees Will Want to Repeat
Company Culture

Craft a Cultural-Identity Message That Employees Will Want to Repeat

A well-instituted identity message flows off the lips of all the employees within an organization, not just the salespeople.
Jeff Shore