Why Employee Recognition Matters

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Do your employees feel recognized? Think carefully, because over 65 percent of employees report they don’t feel recognized at work. And lack of recognition just happens to be the number one reason why employees quit. Employee recognition drives employee engagement, and with higher employee engagement come lower turnover rates and stronger business results. Also, companies with the most engaged employees report revenue growth at a rate 2.5X

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White Paper: The Future of Employee Recognition

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white paper: leading retail organizations today

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Equally as crucial are the employees whom retailers must rely on to differentiate in a competitive market and solve the challenges facing the industry as a whole. Engaging employee feedback loops is an easy way retailers can utilize employees to provide actionable insights to overcome some of the challenges in expansion. Focusing on employee recognition can be an effective tool ensure good work relationships across different working cultures.

5 Eye-Opening HR Stats: Why Employee Recognition Matters

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Employees are arguably the most important component of a successful business. Employees put a human face on the product, build relationships with customers, and define the work culture that feeds business performance – yet 32% of companies struggle to retain top talent. What defines an effective retention strategy varies from business to business, but there is one common element that has been found to work across most business types and sectors: employee recognition.

How to Protect Your Company from High Employee Turnover

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Every manager and HR professional views employee turnover as a headache, but do you actually know how expensive and damaging it can be to your organization? Current statistics from Catalyst show that it costs an average of one-fifth of an employee’s salary to replace that person, which means that for a position paying $50,000 a year, your replacement costs will generally run over $10,000. Help your employees reach toward the future.

Why Insight is the Best Customer Service

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Here at Achievers, one of our customers’ primary concerns is with employee engagement. The higher a business’s level of employee engagement is, the higher their workers’ productivity and retention level will be. employees are engaged at work. This lack of employee engagement is a problematic trend that continues to bedevil all players in the HR space. Usually, it starts with your employees. By: Sarah Clayton. Communications and Campaigns Specialist, Achievers.

5 Keys: How to Become an Inspirational Leader

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According to Great Leadership , organizations with the highest quality leaders were 13 times more likely to outperform their competition in key bottom-line metrics such as financial performance, quality of products and services, employee engagement and customer satisfaction. CEOs are focusing on leadership development opportunities for their workforce more than ever to maximize business performance and encourage their employees to reach their full potential. By: Marci Peters.

How to Get Executives On Board with Employee Rewards and Recognition Programs

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But there’s a proven way to address this problem: focus on employee engagement. According to a Harvard Business Review study , 71% of respondents rank employee engagement as very important to achieving overall organizational success and recognition happens to be the #1 driver of employee engagement. It’s clear businesses need to focus more on employee engagement and recognition strategies. Why will your employees love it?

What One Industry Can Teach All Others About Employee Recognition And Engagement

Madison

The professional services industry is not without its employee engagement challenges. In this month’s Performance Perspective, Mike Ryan explores: • Employee engagement within the professional services industry. • Why Social Recognition means involving everyone. • How Madison makes that all happen with Maestro, the most configurable cloud-based SaaS Social Recognition Technology. Resources White Papers

10 Employee Recognition Gifts That Work

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It’s these types of personal connections, research shows, that make all the difference for your employees. Remember it’s not the reward value that matters but the act of recognition itself that engages employees in the workplace and exponentially improves retention. To jumpstart your journey to World’s Greatest Boss mug-level management status, Kazoo tackled two hands’ worth of high-five-quality employee recognition gifts. Recognition and Rewards

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4 Tips to Fostering a Peer-to-Peer Recognition Program

Madison

The one thing more powerful and efficient than managerial recognition is having a peer reward you for a job well done. However, over 80 percent of employees don’t think they receive enough recognition in their workplace. How do employers engage their employees through more appreciation? In this White Paper we explore: How an organization benefits through a peer-to-peer employee recognition program. White Papers

Redefining the Art of Continuous Communications

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Whether it’s for an employee recognition or a sales incentive program, communications set the stage for success. In this month’s White Paper, we explore: How to redefine the art of continuous communications. Leveraging social recognition to encourage communication. Resources White Papers

The Neuroscience of Employee Engagement

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Job satisfaction is at the heart of employee engagement. This makes me question: how can we leverage neuroscience findings to help optimize employee engagement initiatives? Drive to Acquire : the need to seek, to take control, and to retain objects and personal experiences of value in pursuit of immediate gratification.This can be fulfilled with short term gratification through employee recognition and rewards. What is the value behind employee engagement?

The Neuroscience of Employee Engagement

Achievers

Job satisfaction is at the heart of employee engagement. This makes me question: how can we leverage neuroscience findings to help optimize employee engagement initiatives? Drive to Acquire : the need to seek, to take control, and to retain objects and personal experiences of value in pursuit of immediate gratification.This can be fulfilled with short term gratification through employee recognition and rewards. What is the value behind employee engagement?

Employee Appreciation Week: Celebrating Achievers’ Employees

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We love Employee Appreciation Week here at Achievers ! In celebration of Employee Appreciation Week, we want to turn the spotlight to Achievers’ employees. We’re highlighting some of our favorite Achievers moments within the past year, from fun culture videos to employee recognitions. To kick things off, we want to bring it back to our Achievers Carpool Karaoke video which we played during our company-wide Recognition & Rewards (R&R) meeting.

5 Company Initiatives That Improve Office Culture

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With employees spending most of their time (some upwards of 50 hours a week) in the office, it’s should come as no surprise that HR leaders consider developing and nurturing corporate culture and employee engagement to be their number one challenge. If you’re unsure where to start, here are a few initiatives to consider: Employee Health. Set a sleep goal for employees and have them track their sleep over a period of time to earn rewards like gift cards, merchandise or PTO.

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? Encourage employee voice.

10 Fun Ideas for Celebrating Work Anniversaries

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On the inside, you’re full of warm-hearted gratitude for the loyalty of employees who stick around for the long haul. They can’t read your mind, so celebrating employee milestones and work anniversaries is a way to showcase your positive energy and spread it around. It’s also a way to strengthen your company’s financial position, because a stronger work culture leads directly to stronger employee engagement. Support the Employee’s Charitable Cause.

7 Ways to Create an Unbeatable Employee Experience

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What do your employees say about their experience with your company? A Bersin survey finds that “Nearly 80 percent of executives rated employee experience very important (42 percent) or important (38 percent), but only 22 percent reported that their companies were excellent at building a differentiated employee experience.” Furthermore, 59 percent of these respondents reported that they are not fully ready to address the challenge of creating a great employee experience.

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5 Biggest Challenges for HR Leadership Teams

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The cost of worker’s compensation payments, medical expenses, and legal consultation fees are additional, as are indirect costs such as temporary employees, accident investigation, and repairing or replacing any problematic physical infrastructure. On a parallel track is the need to provide support for employees battling mental illnesses such as depression. Improving employee retention. Keeping employees engaged.

Incentive Programs 101: What is a Sales Incentive Program?

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A study conducted by the Incentive Research Foundation revealed that 90% of top performing companies, vetted extensively for high revenues, notable stock growth, and excellent customer and employee ratings, use a sales incentive program. What is a sales incentive program?

Are You Personalizing the Employee Experience?

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Lack of Employee Engagement. Unfortunately, many of the same businesses that have found success investing in personalized services for their customers have failed to apply these same principles to their employer-employee relationships – and it shows. According to Gallup, the rate of employee engagement has steadied around 32 percent for more than a decade, despite the fact that employers together are investing more than $720 million a year on employee engagement.

Why You Should Discuss “Proud Employee Moments” In Performance Reviews

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Employees dread them, managers hate conducting them and, generally, they don’t appear to be effective. In fact, 78% of HR managers say their annual performance review doesn’t improve employee performance and only 56% of employees think they are reviewed fairly. Find out how you can use people analytics to predict, manage and measure the impact of HR operations by downloading our new white paper. This technique encourages the delivery of employee recognition.

Where HR Tech Is Headed

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Here’s a quick preview of the most relevant trends in digital management of the human beings that work for you: It’s All About Employee Engagement. As a matter of fact, though, it has done the opposite: Where talent management was once automated and characterized by practice-driven solutions, the whole focus has now shifted in the direction of employees’ human needs. Tech for Employee Learning. Are you ready for the future of human resources?

Leveraging Recognition and Feedback to Boost Employee Engagement

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Employee engagement is an ongoing issue. What can we do to effectively engage employees? Start with recognition and feedback. According to Aptitude Research Partners , companies identified recognition as having the greatest impact on engagement. And it doesn’t stop at recognition. Go the extra mile with employee feedback, pulse data and personalized actions in real-time to immediately address any disengagement.

2020 Employee Engagement Trends

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With digitalization, globalization, and new generations entering the workforce, the faster a company can evolve alongside shifting consumer and employee engagement trends, the better equipped they are to survive in the long run. How do you drive genuine employee engagement?

Top 4 Benefits of Employee Engagement

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People are always complaining about their jobs; whether it’s a boss who drives you up the wall, work that bores you to tears or even the nagging suspicion that you’re being underpaid, each unhappy employee has their own reasons for dreading a Monday morning. An easy way to think about employee engagement is to look at your existing staff. Naturally, we think all employees will be like that when we hire them – otherwise, why bother? More Productive Employees.

How to Convert a Disengaged Employee Into An Engaged One

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Overall, 16 percent of employees are actively disengaged, according to Gallup , but even one disengaged employee is one too many. When you have actively disengaged employees in your fold, your other team members, who may have their own outside stresses and yet work hard to play by the rules, may feel resentful. Step One: Get Employee Feedback and Listen. It’s rare that an employee shows up at work with a desire to be engaged – or to disengage others.

The Employee of the Month Criteria for Success

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When done right, having a formal and robust Employee of the Month criteria in your company can be a very powerful tool to boost morale, motivate employees and promote a culture of public praise, excellence awards and recognition. In this post we will dig into these topics: Why Have an Employee of the Month Program? Ways to Award the Employee of the Month. A Better Way to Recognize Employees. How to Implement a Cross-Employee Survey Solution.

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Incentive Programs 101: What is a Sales Incentive Program?

The Incentive Solutions News blog

A study conducted by the Incentive Research Foundation revealed that 90% of top performing companies, vetted extensively for high revenues, notable stock growth, and excellent customer and employee ratings, use a sales incentive program. What is a sales incentive program?

What is Employee Voice and Why Is It Important? 

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Do your employees believe they have a voice in the workplace? top 10 workplace trends and “capturing the voice of the employee” was on the list. Organizations need to promote and encourage employee voice and turn that voice into productivity, innovation, and?engagement.?

4 Steps: How to Build an Engagement-Driven Office Culture

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The importance of employee recognition and engagement cannot be overstated. Companies everywhere are shelling out billions every year for HR programs designed to enhance their office culture and improve employee productivity. This begs the question: why are some employee engagement programs working while others aren’t? The effect management has on employee engagement and motivation is astounding. All employees were then able to vote for a final decision.

10 Scary HR Stats That’ll Make You Howl This Halloween

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A recent survey by Leadership IQ reported that, “46 percent of newly hired employees will fail within 18 months.” Depending on the location of your employees and offices, you may have a lot of education and retraining to invest in. #5: Remember that recruiting is only half the battle — ensure your structure is also set up to effectively retain new and old employees alike. #6: How do you welcome and onboard new employees?

3 ways to be a bad recognition receiver

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With all the articles, emails and white papers I see touting the virtues of doing recognition right, I have a question: What about receiving recognition right? These questions came to mind after I recently attended a recognition moment that was, well, a little odd. The person giving the recognition did a great job (gave specific details of what the recipient did, how it helped the team and company, etc).

Top 4 Benefits of Employee Engagement

Achievers

People are always complaining about their jobs; whether it’s a boss who drives you up the wall, work that bores you to tears or even the nagging suspicion that you’re being underpaid, each unhappy employee has their own reasons for dreading a Monday morning. An easy way to think about employee engagement is to look at your existing staff. Naturally, we think all employees will be like that when we hire them – otherwise, why bother? More Productive Employees.

7 Ways to Create an Unbeatable Employee Experience

Achievers - Recruiting

What do your employees say about their experience with your company? A Bersin survey finds that “Nearly 80 percent of executives rated employee experience very important (42 percent) or important (38 percent), but only 22 percent reported that their companies were excellent at building a differentiated employee experience.” You’ll only achieve this goal if you know how to create an unbeatable employee experience. Offer Frequent Recognition.