This week marks the start of the holiday season, a time when we show gratitude towards our families and friends. While we take a break from work this week to enjoy delicious food and spend time with loved ones, let’s take a look at the impact giving thanks can have on a person.
In a strong economy, it’s important to cultivate a strong workplace culture within your business. Professionals rank their work environment as the most important factor when determining their satisfaction with their job. Pay raises and promotions are ineffectual drivers of employee engagement when compared to culture.
Communication, non-cash rewards like meaningful gifts, and the celebration of accomplishments is key to harnessing the halo effect and establishing a better work environment.
How Recognition & Reward strategies should reflect the different expectations of Generation Y employees.
Millennials at work are a topic of great discussion, from HR conferences to watercoolers. These new workers, it is said, expect extra feedback on the job, immediate promotion, and flexibility in the extreme.