How to Encourage Your Employees to Own Their Individual Value in a Teamwork Environment

In today’s workplace culture of teamwork where interdependence is necessary to gut through the various and intricate daily challenges, it can be possible to lose one’s individual identity. While social media has enabled the explosion of self-promotion and selfie-experiences, corporate offices do not always offer the same platform for individualism. While employees have some responsibility…

How Employees Use Vacation Time

Vacation time is a treasured benefit by employees: it’s the number 2 ranked benefit contributing to employee satisfaction as ranked on Glassdoor, just after health insurance (Glassdoor Economic Research, Which Benefits Matter Most?, June 2016). However, while employees say they value vacation, many – particularly Millennials – do not take their full allotment.   The…

Tips for Inspiring Your Staff to Be More Productive

According to Dictionary.com, the definition for “productivity” is: “the quality, state, or fact of being able to generate, create, enhance, or bring forth goods and services.” A second definition says: “Economics. The rate at which goods and services having exchange value are brought forth or produced.” Whether it’s about new product development, marketplace expansion, mergers…