Employee engagement is important in every business, on every level. Today I want to highlight how important it is where people are directly [...]
Stress in the workplace has existed forever, but has continually been on the rise. Most of the increase in stress is due to higher workloads and [...]
As a leader, how do your employees respond to your decisions, goals, and ideas? Do they ever challenge you on any of those things? Or are they [...]
It is 2019 and it’s another year where merchants are looking to increase margins, decrease their cost and make a splash in the marketplace. [...]
This is the third blog article in my series on employee engagement. Now let’s explore the Harvard model more closely because it is extremely...
In the first blog in this series, I concluded that employee-engagement surveys are here to stay because they measure a special type of motivation...
We recently spoke about the benefits of using non-cash awards for employee recognition. The IRF released a study with a unique twist that gave [...]
The IRF reported that 84% of all U.S. businesses are using non-cash awards, and their executives are recognizing this as a competitive [...]
When you think of excellent customer service, what comes to mind? There are probably a few specific businesses, companies, retailers, or [...]
The end of October no longer solely means all things Fall and Halloween. Many retailers are well on their way to gearing up for [...]
Sure, there are lots of ways to recognize employees (and we talk about a lot of them), but do you know why people need to be recognized? [...]
The Incentive Research Foundation surveyed top performing companies, as defined by having specific parameters regarding high revenue, good [...]
It’s that time of year again. It feels like summer just got started, and retailers are already featuring back-to-school merchandise and gear. [...]
Creating a work environment where your employees feel motivated to work together and not against each other, towards common [...]
As we recently discussed, social media can be used to boost your brand, but it can also be an effective tool to recognize your employees. [...]
Now that the weather is finally getting warmer, it gets tougher to be in the office all day. When summer hits, by Tuesday at noon, everyone is [...]