Motivation and Retention

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If You Forgot to Thank Your Freelancers at the New Year, Do It Now
Motivation and Retention

If You Forgot to Thank Your Freelancers at the New Year, Do It Now

Many businesses don't realize how much they rely on contract workers until they quit because they were never appreciated.
Rick Martinez
3 Ways to Start Looking at Managerial Candidates in a New and Better Way
Motivation and Retention

3 Ways to Start Looking at Managerial Candidates in a New and Better Way

Just because someone has been with a company 15 years doesn't mean he or she automatically deserves a promotion.
Andre Lavoie
3 Ways Better Than Money, Promotion or Recognition to Motivate Employees
Motivation and Retention

3 Ways Better Than Money, Promotion or Recognition to Motivate Employees

Employers who take into consideration our human need to be a respected member of a team doing worthwhile work never worry about motivation and retention.
Tor Constantino
4 Early Warning Signs an Employee Is Losing Interest
Performance Ignited

4 Early Warning Signs an Employee Is Losing Interest

Watching for indications of burnout or apathy is part of taking care of your team and your business.
Jacqueline Whitmore
What You Need to Do to Hire and Retain Top Performers
Vision

What You Need to Do to Hire and Retain Top Performers

Having the best employees will translate into serving your customers better, and your business will grow.
Stephen J. Bronner
Taking a UX Approach for Retaining Your Best Talent
Managing Employees

Taking a UX Approach for Retaining Your Best Talent

The same approach you take to serving your customers works with managing your best team members.
Jill Schiefelbein
The 3 Elements of the Unified Theory of Profitability (Infographic)
Success Strategies

The 3 Elements of the Unified Theory of Profitability (Infographic)

Stop thinking about sunk costs, compliance departments and cost centers. Focus on innovation, acquisition and acceleration.
Andrew Miller
The 4 Things Employees Want Most From a Job Cost Nothing
Company Culture

The 4 Things Employees Want Most From a Job Cost Nothing

To bond employees to your company offer them opportunity to grow professionally and meaningful work with a good team.
Jeff Boss
To Attract and Retain Talent Focus on Your 'Why'
Company Culture

To Attract and Retain Talent Focus on Your 'Why'

Employers with a sincere sense of purpose have far fewer problems hiring and keeping strong teams.
Greg Monaco
Happy or Not, U.S. Employees Are Restless. Use These 3 Tactics to Keep Them.
Employee Retention

Happy or Not, U.S. Employees Are Restless. Use These 3 Tactics to Keep Them.

Employees are satisfied at their jobs, but they're also open to leaving. Leaders have to be extra aware of the reasons why.
William Craig
4 Reasons Employees See a Bleak Career Path and Quit
Motivation and Retention

4 Reasons Employees See a Bleak Career Path and Quit

People won't look for another employer if they are confident they can work their way to a better job where they are.
Heather R. Huhman
5 Ways to Take the Wind Out of Your Future Leaders' Sails
Control What You Can

5 Ways to Take the Wind Out of Your Future Leaders' Sails

CEOs must invest in -- not discourage -- the development of team members who can carry the torch of the company.
Shawn Doyle
6 Reasons Why You Should Rehire a Former Employee
Hiring Employees

6 Reasons Why You Should Rehire a Former Employee

Here's a new term for you: boomerang employees. Apparently, they're a whole new trend.
Brian Hughes
4 Ways to Balance Running Your Business With Building Your Culture
Company Culture

4 Ways to Balance Running Your Business With Building Your Culture

Shifting gears from business owner to culture nurturer might be challenging. And it won't come naturally.
Alan Rihm