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Motivation and Retention

Employee Engagement

Think Perks Are an Incentive? Your Team Doesn't.

Perks are how you acknowledge and thank employees, not how you motivate them.
Leadership

8 Ways Self-Serving Leaders Fuel Employee Cynicism

Corporate leaders bewildered by employee disengagement should try seeing workplace politics through their team's eyes.
Office Culture

The Surprising Benefits of Having Fun at Work

Since you have to be there all day anyway, make enjoying it one of the things you get done daily.
Mentoring

3 Essentials for Spontaneously Mentoring Your Star Employees

The people you most want to keep need to hear that you see a future for them at your company.
Transparency

Your Secrets Are Killing Your Teams' Productivity

The transparency this new generation of employees demands motivates them to greater accomplishment and commitment. That is what you want, right?
Employee Experience

What Clark Griswold's 'Christmas Vacation' Teaches Us About the Employee Experience

The Christmas comedy classic brilliantly reveals the consequences of failing to meet the unspoken, but not unreasonable, expectations employees have.
Employee Experience

To Meet Employees' Expectations, Improve Engagement, Don't Just Cater to Their Whims

The condition of the latte machine won't matter to employees who believe the job they're doing is not the job they thought they were taking.
Gratitude

6 Ways to Be Certain Your Employees Know You Care

Every business is a human endeavor and every person wants to know they are appreciated.
Managing Employees

4 Ways to Motivate Employees to Achieve Phenomenal Results Every Day

Many entrepreneurs have started companies by themselves but none has ever grown a company by themselves.
Managing Teams

These 4 Management Hacks Led to 2,388% Revenue Growth

Ignore the resume and focus on problem-solving skills. A team member who feels valued will do whatever it takes to get the job done.
Perks

Perks Vanish as Funding Recedes for Startups

A large number of lucky millennials joined the workforce when fast-growing startups were awash with investor cash, confusing them about how much austerity is normal in business.
Employee Compensation

This Is Why You Need to Talk Money With Your Employees

With insightful analytics, companies can establish a compensation strategy that works best for them.
Management

Microlearning: The Missing Piece in Your Performance Management

The best way to train and evaluate employees is in short bursts that are easily retained.
Employee Engagement

Why Employee Engagement Supersedes Client Appeasement

Your employees are your most important customers.