Management

Empowering Associates to Help Fight Cancer

by Marc Cannon | March 11, 2016
How AutoNation made a commitment to direct its charitable resources towards the race to beat cancer.

Two Never-Fail Strategies for Giving Appreciation

by Stephen Brookfield and Stephen Preskill | March 01, 2016
In discussions with workers or colleagues, use the "Appreciative Pause" and the "Post-It Plaudit."

4 Ways to Boost Workers' 'Brain Fitness'

by Dr. Jenny Brockis | February 18, 2016
While happiness and better health can be difficult parameters to measure, the value of brain fitness shows up in lower staff turnover rates, reduced sick leave, and improved profit margins.

How to Manage Workers Like a 'People Artist'

by Peter W. Hart and David Zinger | January 15, 2016
People Artists draw out the best in themselves and others to create a workplace canvas of excellence for the benefit of all. But how does one become a People Artist? 

Last-Minute Gifting? Go Experiential

by Alison Smith Jenks | December 17, 2015
Here are four reasons to go experiential with corporate gifting.

Incentive Budgets Increasing at Mid-Size Companies

by Alex Palmer | November 25, 2015
An American Express survey finds gift cards are the most popular recognition award type.

Managing Millennials Requires Flexibility, Technology

by Alex Palmer | November 23, 2015
A new report finds Millennials top concerns are workplace flexibility and engagement with social media.

Webcast: 2016 Predictions From the Incentive Industry Roundtable Participants

by Leo Jakobson | October 27, 2015
Learn what top industry experts believe the future holds for the incentive business.

Breaks Benefit Workers and Employers

by Leo Jakobson | September 23, 2015
Baylor University study finds short, mid-morning breaks to be most effective at re-energizing employees.

5 Ways to Unleash Innovation and Improve Work Culture

by Maxine Attong | August 25, 2015
Investing in people yields exponential rewards.

How to Incentivize a Multigenerational Workforce

by Alex Palmer | August 14, 2015

IRF study examines 'motivational triggers' of different generations.


To Truly Reward Employees, Go Beyond the Award Catalog

by Leo Jakobson | July 28, 2015
How to motivate employees and build loyalty with truly unique, personal, and over-the-top awards.