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Seven Ways to Use Rewards to Fix Employees

Using an effective rewards and incentives program can help to fix poor-performing employees. Follow these steps:

The Best Bonus Is One You Can’t Spend on Yourself

Financial compensation is a blunt way to incentivize people. That’s no surprise, but a couple things would seem to be hard to argue with: If you want people to do good work, pay them as much as you can and let them spend the money on themselves.

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Three Keys to Building a Better Onboarding Program

With the labor market worldwide still highly competitive, employers are in a position to choose the best and brightest when making a new hire. But even though it’s currently an employers’ market, companies still invest a considerable amount of time and money in the hiring process, and with tight budgets and heavy workloads, making sure […]

Surprising Stat: Yahoo Surpasses Facebook In Traffic Per Compete

According to new data, Yahoo.com replaced Facebook.com as the second-most-visited Web site in April according to Compete. Month-over-month, Yahoo grew less tha…

Bringing in an Old School Technique to Address Job Satisfaction

There are a number of ways to address issues with job satisfaction. Some of them, like gamification, definitely take a modern approach. But there is also a technique that is thousands of years old which researchers are finding to have a positive effect in the workplace: mindfulness. According to…

Are Your Employees Happy?

There’s nothing more powerful in a career than realizing what you do has a greater purpose beyond financial gain-;for me, it’s the fact that I believe my company makes the world a better place. Whether it’s the company’s greater purpose or the impact of each person’s work day-to-day, all that matters is that our employees […]

I Hate my Job. When Can I Jump Ship?

With some jobs, you just know that you will never receive the respect, autonomy, resources, or sense of fulfillment that you need to succeed.