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How to Help Inexperienced Young Employees Be Successful

Liz Kislik — May 7, 2019 Follow @lizkislik — May 7, 2019 Seasoned workers often complain about the unrealistic expectations and mistaken judgments of young, inexperienced employees. Yet organizations need junior people, beginners who aren’t aware of, or even interested in, everything their predecessors have done for the last 10 years. But you can ease … Continue reading How to Help Inexperienced Young Employees Be Successful

4 Things That Will Give Employees a Sense of Ownership

Peter Daisyme — April 19, 2019 — April 19, 2019 You’ve seen the headlines — employee engagement is frighteningly low. In fact, research from Gallup indicates that only 15 percent of employees globally are engaged in their work. There are numerous strategies intended to combat this apathy and engage employees, but one of the most … Continue reading 4 Things That Will Give Employees a Sense of Ownership

How to Reward Employees Without Breaking the Bank

Robert Gloer — April 4, 2019 Follow @IOUFinancial — April 4, 2019 Us humans are driven by incentive, and modern leaders understand the importance of rewarding high-performing employees. While typical ways of doing so include bonuses and pay raises, oftentimes small business owners can’t afford to reward their employees monetarily. If you are in the … Continue reading How to Reward Employees Without Breaking the Bank

How to Include Remote Employees in Team Building Activities

Rick Goodman — March 28, 2019 Follow @DrRickGoodman — March 28, 2019 There’s a lot of value in periodically bringing all of your employees together for a team building exercise. When done right, these activities can improve communication, foster cohesion, and bolster morale. With that said, team building is harder than it used to be, … Continue reading How to Include Remote Employees in Team Building Activities

8 Unusual Rewards Employees Appreciate More Than Raises

John Hall — March 17, 2019 Follow @JohnHallCOMO — March 17, 2019 Young job hoppers only jump ship when another company offers more money, right? Not exactly. According to a new infographic published by SCORE, four out of five employees appreciate better benefits — to a pay raise. That doesn’t mean top employees are content … Continue reading 8 Unusual Rewards Employees Appreciate More Than Raises

Entrepreneurs, Realize Your Employees Don’t Define Success the Way You Do

Albert Costill — March 11, 2019 — March 11, 2019 How do you define success? Maya Angelou said, “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” Winston Churchill’s take? “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” “My definition of success?” Richard Branson asked himself … Continue reading Entrepreneurs, Realize Your Employees Don’t Define Success the Way You Do