Today is Halloween; a fun and exciting holiday for people of all ages thanks to the endless supply of candy, fun costumes, month-long scary movie specials on TV and more.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a worldwide annual campaign taking place in October, involving thousands of organizations, to highlight the importance of breast cancer awareness, education and research. During this time of year, employees and companies should take time to examine the impact of charity initiatives in the workplace, whether it be Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Local Coat Drives, Toys for Tots, Red Cross Natural Disaster Relief or any other charity of corporate choice.
Your employees are one of your organization’s greatest strengths, especially the top performers. In addition to lost productivity, the cost of recruiting and replacing an employee can be as much as 75% of a position’s annual salary. You’ll find that employees are more engaged with organizational goals and less likely to quit if they are given chances to grow and develop professionally.
January 24th is National Compliment Day. There are a million ways to pay someone a compliment. In the workplace, a compliment can go a long way. Recognizing employees for a job well done can increase performance, bolster retention and boost your bottom line.
To help senior leadership understand why employees might be unproductive or unmotivated at the office, Rymax Marketing Services conducted a study which analyzes the main factors affecting the employee experience. Keeping employees engaged and motivated is critical to a company’s retention rate and ultimately, its bottom line. Read More
Annual meetings, when executed effectively, are a key tool in boosting confidence, excitement, morale and company loyalty within an organization. Read More
In the business world, fewer things are more important than professional development. This is an irrefutable fact, and every successful business owner and supervisor knows that an investment in an employee is an investment in the business itself. Read More
No matter how thorough your company’s interviewing process, there are some candidates who put their best foot forward only to show their true colors and toxic nature few months into the job. Before outright firing this individual, learn how to recognize the signs of a toxic employee and how to effectively deal with him or her. Read More
We recently participated in Mediaplanet’s Employee Well-Being campaign where we united with like-minded industry leaders to educate readers on the benefits of employee engagement programs and the challenges you may face along the way. Read More
March 2nd is Employee Appreciation Day. This is an annual day observed in the U.S. that champions the hard work and dedication of employees around the country and acknowledges them for a job well done. There are many different ways to celebrate staff members. Some businesses bring in a catered lunch to express their gratitude. Some close offices early to take team members out for an afternoon team-building activity. Others express appreciation through non-cash rewards. Read More