Engagement

Q&A: Author and HR Expert Dr. Bob Nelson

by Alex Palmer | October 04, 2012
In newest book, Dr. Bob Nelson offers 1,501 incentive ideas.

Study: Money Not a Top Motivator

by Alex Palmer | August 30, 2012
New research shows that money can't buy an engaged workforce.

Study: Financial Ed at Work Boosts Employee Savings, Morale

by Alex Palmer | July 31, 2012
New research finds that employees who receive one-on-one financial education in the workplace are more likely to boost their retirement savings and income.

Siemens' Recognition Rebuild

by Leo Jakobson | June 05, 2012
Here's an insider look at Siemens Corporation's recognition makeover.

Siemens' Recognition Program Encourages Praise Without Points

by Leo Jakobson | June 01, 2012
Siemens encourages peer-recognition, but there’s a reason only managers can give out financial awards.

3 Ways to Boost Performance of Employees Over 55

by Alex Palmer | May 22, 2012
Organizations are not taking full advantage of the skills and knowledge offered by their employees older than 55, according to the Center for Productive Longevity.

United Preference Unveils Health Reward Platform

by Alex Palmer | May 01, 2012
United Preference has launched a new rewards card aimed at helping employers and health plans to boost healthy behavior.

Baseball Fans Enjoy 'Grand Slam' of Incentives in Fisher Nuts Promotion

by Alex Palmer | April 06, 2012
Fisher Nuts and grocery store chain Jewel-Osco are connecting with baseball fans in a new promotion and sweepstakes.

New Solutions Engage Employees Through Social Networks

by Alex Palmer | March 15, 2012
A pair of new solutions offers managers ways to recognize and engage through social media.

10 Things to Avoid When Using Social Media for Recognition

by Jennifer Lumba | March 05, 2012
Facebook and Twitter are effective mediums for broadcasting praise about employees and their work. But learn some useful ground rules before hitting the social media airwaves.

New Service Gamifies Business Travel Expense Management

by Alex Palmer | February 14, 2012
A beta program called SmartTrip rewards employees with merchandise, gift cards for booking business travel below listed benchmark costs.

Service Awards Boost Newly Merged Snyder's-Lance

by Alex Palmer | January 31, 2012
One of the first challenges for the new company was to integrate its recognition program.