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Remote work is the new norm. In our latest blog post, we walk you through the value of remote work and how to work from home effectively.

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8 Steps to Better Employee Performance and Productivity at Work

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High performing, engaged employees can take your organization to new heights. But employee performance isn’t a dial you can turn up or down at will. Many factors determine how productive your employees are, and they vary from position to position or even individual to individual.

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Employee Appreciation Week: How to Recognize and Appreciate Employees Every Day

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If you’re like most workplaces, you probably celebrate occasions like birthdays, company anniversaries, one-time achievements, and annual holidays. But why wait until one-off celebrations to recognize and appreciate employees?

The myriad use cases for a technology-enabled employee recognition platform

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While the concept of rewarding and incentivizing employees has been deep-rooted within organizations for decades, the market has been evolving in response to the following factors: Increasing complexity of the R&R processes involved. Ability to serve a multi-generational workforce.

The Health Benefit Employees at 8,000+ Companies Love

We support employers to achieve key benefit goals; attracting and engaging employees, improving employee productivity and wellbeing, and advancing value-based care. Now more than ever, employers must find a way to turn disengaged employees into active - and proactive - participants in their own health. And that's where extraordinary healthcare experiences come in.

9 Employee Engagement Statistics That Matter in 2021

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Employee engagement is as popular a topic in HR circles as ever, particularly as companies shift to an entirely remote workforce. But what does engagement really mean? And how important is it? You don’t have to look far to find out that employee engagement is critical to your company’s success.

Why Organizational Culture Is a Competitive Differentiator 

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“You know, as most entrepreneurs do, that a company is only as good as its people. The hard part is actually building the team that will embody your organizational culture and propel you forward.” ” — Kathryn Minshew, Founder & CEO at The Muse .

Why Employee Recognition is Important and Key Benefits

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Employees are struggling with burnout, disconnection, and low morale more than ever before. But there’s a clear solution: recognition. Recognition is the number one ask from employees in this new normal. The vast majority — 82% — wish that they received more recognition.

5 Creative Virtual Employee Appreciation Ideas

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With the onset of COVID-19, the “future of work” arrived sooner than expected. For years, thought leaders predicted a virtual work environment where technology would replace the traditional structures and paradigms that dictated how we worked for decades.

5 Things Your CEO Needs to Know About Employee Engagement 

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If you’re a CEO, do you treat employee engagement as solely the domain of the Human Resources (HR) department? And if you’re an HR professional, do you find yourself trying to persuade your CEO that employee engagement should also be a C-suite concern?

A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

Years of Service Awards: How to Make Employee Anniversaries Unforgettable

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Have you ever spent time at a company where all you got for a work anniversary was an instant message from your boss commenting on how fast the years go by? Or perhaps you received a trophy that sat on your desk, collecting dust.

How Kellogg fuels their global workforce with frequent recognition

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Coupling their vision to help foster a good and just world with their mission to create better days and a place at the table for everyone through their trusted food brands, Kellogg set out to fuel their global workforce with frequent recognition and a focus on fairness, equity, and inclusivity.

9 Employee Retention Strategies for Keeping Your Best Talent

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Employee retention should always be a priority. A staggering 35% of employees may leave their jobs each year by 2023. And with the new normal of remote work, employees have a wider range of potential employers to evaluate than ever before.

5 Ways to Improve Your Training and Development Program

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Making sure your workers have top-notch skills isn’t cheap: According to the Training Industry Report , U.S. training expenditures rose 32 percent year over year, reaching $90.6 billion.

Extending the Reach of HR: Supporting and Sourcing Remote Talent

Speaker: Karen Lim, Alliance Academy

The concept of Global HR is becoming more common as more companies become permanently remote. As companies expand their talent-bases beyond borders, HR reps will bear the responsibilities that come along with it. Adapting to different cultures, distances, and legal implications whilst preserving core company values is essential. Once you can do this, the world becomes your oyster. Join Karen Lim of Alliance Academy, and learn to thrive in a remote-first mindset.

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Benefits and Challenges

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Let’s face it. The positive impact of diversity and inclusion is no longer debatable. According to Deloitte, diverse companies enjoy 2.3 times higher cash flow per employee. Gartner found that inclusive teams improve team performance by up to 30 percent in high-diversity environments.

5 Ways to Recharge Employee Motivation

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No manager wants to deal with a team of unmotivated workers. Setting goals is like pulling teeth, small obstacles bring work to a halt and nobody celebrates when projects are completed.

5 Ways to Engage Employees Through Learning and Development (L&D)

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Keeping employees engaged is a serious business! Did you know 87 percent of millennials said development is important in a job and 40 percent of employees who receive poor training and limited opportunities for development will leave their job within five years? Any Learning and Development (L&D) strategy that fails to capture the hearts and minds of its participants represents a missed opportunity to nurture talent and build for the future.

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5 Startling Facts: Why Employee Feedback is Essential

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If you were on a quiz show for managers, you could easily recite a list of critical elements of business success: strong financial management, a solid customer service strategy, and so on. But would employee feedback be on your list? If not, you are missing a key business driver. Below are five reasons why listening to your employees is central to your company’s success: Failure to Listen is Expensive.

2021 Recruitment Strategies: Work Smarter Not Harder

Hours spent sourcing. Constantly checking different recruiting channels. Sifting through a sea of resumes. There’s no denying that the current hiring landscape is fragmented, complex, and full of frustrations. As you plan for 2021, take a moment to reflect on your current strategies and evaluate how you can work smarter, not harder in the new year. Download our guide where we break down different stages of the recruitment journey—and share several potential paths to hiring success.

10 Employee Wellness Program Ideas to Build a Healthy Workforce

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Employee wellness is more important in our new normal than ever before. In a changing world, disconnection and stress are significant risks your organization needs to address — because when employee wellness suffers, so does your company’s bottom line.

3 reasons you should let Millennials manage

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Are you hesitant to put Millennials in managerial roles because of their youth and lack of experience? This hesitancy is certainly understandable. As an experienced professional manager, you’re well aware that years in the industry provide insights that no newcomer can automatically acquire. However, it turns out that your company can still benefit from the unique skills younger staff members can bring to leadership roles.

11 Tips for Remote Employee Engagement

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Our world has dramatically and swiftly shifted to remote work, leaving many companies scrambling to adapt. Remote work isn’t just a trend, it’s the new reality.

6 Stages of the Employee Life Cycle: Excelling in Each

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Every employee at your organization has their own story, a unique journey that has shaped them and affected your company in turn. Understanding these journeys — and how your organization can transform them for the better — is one of HR’s most important responsibilities.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

5 Reasons Your Employee Turnover Is on the Rise

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Even wonderful employers face the occasional loss of a worker. The employee turnover rate across all industries is 10.9 percent, representing a range between 13.2 percent in the technology (software) industry and 10.8 percent in financial services.

15 Ideas for an Unforgettable Employee Appreciation Day

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Are you ready for employee appreciation day? It takes place on the first Friday of March every year, and it’s a great opportunity to show your employees how much you value them. When employees feel appreciated, they perform at their best and are less likely to leave.

Words of Advice from 7 HR Thought Leaders

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We have some stellar thinkers in the HR field today, so we decided to present a sampling of their pithy advice. Each of the people profiled below have their own unique take on managing your human capital, and you may even find a favorite or two whom you want to follow. You can’t prevent attrition if your organization doesn’t attend to employee experience.”. Meghan M. Biro is the founder and CEO of TalentCulture and an in-demand HR analyst.

7 Strategies to Promote Your Recognition Program

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The right recognition program is a key driver in building your company’s success. Deloitte research found that “employee engagement, productivity and performance are 14% higher in organizations … that use recognition progr ams.”

Explore a Roadmap to Pay Equity for Organizations Like Yours

The national conversation around pay equity has never been so hot. As employees push for better transparency, organizations are assessing and addressing pay gaps. Explore Gallagher's whitepaper, Pay Equity: The Time Is Now, to discover key insights.

20 Employee Games to Enhance the Employee Experience 

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There is a?reason reason why?gamification gamification is so popular.?People People like playing games at any age. In the workplace, employee games can assume an even bigger role beyond just having fun.

Announcing Revolut: Achievers’ latest rewards differentiator

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Achievers has long been a leader in recognition and rewards , offering a robust marketplace of over 2,500 brands across 150 countries.

Carnival of HR: August Edition

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Welcome to the August edition of the Carnival of HR! Are you asking yourself, “What is the Carnival of HR?” The Carnival of HR is moderated and run by Robin Schooling , a superstar in the HR community. It’s an incredible series that brings together some of the best HR content and insights out there.

7 Great Ways to Create a Healthy Work Environment

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at makes a company a great place to work? Is it the perks? The location? Maybe the compensation? Ultimately, the key to creating and sustaining a high-performing organization is establishing a healthy work environment.

How To Create A 100% Virtual Onboarding Experience

Speaker: Workbright

Are you struggling with virtual onboarding? Whether you are making the switch to remote work or biding your time until you can get back to the office–you need a solution that works. Check out our webinar on Thursday, May 20th at 2 PM E.T. to learn more!