Motivation and Retention

News and Articles About Motivation and Retention

How Not to Fire Employees in the Social Media Age (We're Looking at You, Tim Armstrong)
Growth Strategies

How Not to Fire Employees in the Social Media Age (We're Looking at You, Tim Armstrong)

In today's social-media dominated environment, a firing can have serious negative consequences on the reputations of both the employee and the employer.
Ashley Lee
Salary Review Season Is Coming. Who's Getting a Raise?
Growth Strategies

Salary Review Season Is Coming. Who's Getting a Raise?

Are you paying your employees what they are worth? Here's what you should be thinking about when you size up employee pay.
Ryan Himmel
The 3 Leadership Behaviors That Make Your Employees Feel Fulfilled
Entrepreneurs

The 3 Leadership Behaviors That Make Your Employees Feel Fulfilled

The secrets to motivating and inspiring your employees aren't as difficult as you think.
Gwen Moran
Inside 3 Inspiring Workplaces
Growth Strategies

Inside 3 Inspiring Workplaces

Successful entrepreneurs take us on a tour of their amazing offices and explain how their work environment inspires creativity.
Gwen Moran
Quirky Startup Perks: 'A Mating Call' for Tech Talent?
Growth Strategies

Quirky Startup Perks: 'A Mating Call' for Tech Talent?

Between bacon-wrapped cash, winery outings and a year's supply of PBR, startups are rolling out all the stops for top talent.
Susan Johnston
What Really Motivates Employees? [Infographic]
Growth Strategies

What Really Motivates Employees? [Infographic]

Money isn't always the biggest motivator. Here's a look at what your employees really want.
Kathleen Davis
How to Empower Employees by Asking Questions
Growth Strategies

How to Empower Employees by Asking Questions

Help employees solve their own problems, what you can learn from Barbara Corcoran's cross-dressing party, rewarding failure and more: our best tips of the week.
Brian Patrick Eha
What Your Desk Says About You
Growth Strategies

What Your Desk Says About You

Understanding the personality clues behind what we keep on our desks.
Nadia Goodman
How to Motivate Creative Employees
Growth Strategies

How to Motivate Creative Employees

Four tips to help you inspire creative employees to share new business ideas.
Nadia Goodman
Methods for Building Employee Loyalty
Growth Strategies

Methods for Building Employee Loyalty

How to inspire loyal employees that go above and beyond the call of duty.
Nadia Goodman
Inside Employee Motivation: Does Money Really Make a Difference?
Growth Strategies

Inside Employee Motivation: Does Money Really Make a Difference?

Encouraging the best from your team is more complicated than just paying more than the competition. Here, a look inside what really motivates employees.
Nadia Goodman
Gary Vaynerchuk on Connecting With Employees on a Personal Level
Growth Strategies

Gary Vaynerchuk on Connecting With Employees on a Personal Level

The entrepreneur talks about the power of recognizing workers as individuals.
Laura Lorber
3 Ways to Make Employee Gifts More Meaningful
Growth Strategies

3 Ways to Make Employee Gifts More Meaningful

How to go beyond the typical holiday bonus to reward employees.
Lisa Evans
5 Ways You Can Be Happier at Work Right Now
Growth Strategies

5 Ways You Can Be Happier at Work Right Now

Easy steps you can take to improve your mood and performance.
Lisa Evans