Gary Beckstrand

Gary Beckstrand

Guest Writer
Vice President at O.C. Tanner
Gary Beckstrand is a vice president at O.C. Tanner, the world’s leading employee recognition company. There, he helps oversee the O.C. Tanner Institute, a global forum that researches and shares insights to help organizations inspire and appreciate great work. He has consulted with numerous Fortune 100 companies to assess recognition cultures, develop strategic solutions and measure results.

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Well-Being

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Employee Morale

The Best Way to do Employee Appreciation Day Is More Than Once a Year

Use the day as a springboard for ongoing kudos.
Company Culture

You Can Motivate Your Employees Without Creating a Hyper-Competitive Culture

Creating work atmospheres where people choose to engage and do their best work for the right reasons will lead to sustainable success.
Corporate Philanthropy

Corporate Charity Is What Inspires Greater Employee Engagement

The data is clear: To improve culture, companies should be organizing charitable opportunities for employees.
Holidays

The Yes, No and Maybe of Office Gift Giving

To give or not to give? That is the question you should have answered by now.
Innovation

Commitment to Innovation Is How Legacy Companies Stay Agile

Companies that succeed over the long haul continually seek innovative ways to deliver lasting value.
Flexibility

3 Easy Ways to Improve Workplace Flexibility

Don't fit your employees into a box, but allow them the freedom to make their best work.
Networking

How to Encourage Networking That Boosts Company Culture

Social hours and mixer-style events aren't the only ways for employees to connect beyond work meetings. The best conversations -- and internal relationships -- grow from a range of different interactions.
Work-Life Balance

Reconsidering Work-Life Balance in an Ever-Changing Workplace

Workers around the world agree, on surveys, that the ideal employee is not the one who is 'always on.'
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