Creative ways to motivate employees and improve productivity

There’s no denying the power of a salary bump, bonus or increased 401(k) match to motivate employees. Money talks. And there is certainly value in showing employees, in transparent, financial terms, that you appreciate their efforts.   At the same time, there has been growing employer backlash against the belief that money is the best […]

Employee Recognition Keeps Workers From Leaving

Nearly half (49 percent) of workers interviewed in a recent survey said they would be somewhat or very likely to leave their current position if they didn’t feel appreciated by their manager. The survey was developed by OfficeTeam, a leading staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals. It was conducted by an independent research […]

Employers Should Focus on Simple Pleasures, Survey Finds

Fifty percent of American workers spend about $1,000 per year on coffee. Sixty-six percent buy their lunch instead of packing it, costing them about $2,000 a year. These statistics from a recent Accounting Principals survey show even the small things add up for consumers. So how can your company help your employees cut down on these expenses […]