Posts Tagged : motivating employees

Long-Term Focus Creates a Workforce that Gets Things Done

According to an article in Forbes, research out of the company CultureAmp has found that there are five crucial drivers of employee engagement. Employees must believe that they are working for a company where they can make a significant contribution in their field, and they must believe that their company has good career prospects for…

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Deny Dictatorial Leadership and Boost Initiative

You may be surprised to learn that nearly half of all workers think that they could do their boss’s job better than their boss. A study performed by DDI a few years ago discovered this little fact, and also found that about one in three employees don’t think their boss is doing an effective job.…

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3 Tips for Motivating Employees and Driving Initiative

We recently discovered this RSA Animate video adapted from a talk given by Dan Pink at the RSA. In it, Pink discusses the three most important factors for motivating employees in the workplace. Interestingly, money is not one of them. Pink explains that a monetary incentive program can actually be counterproductive in a variety of…

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The Three I’s of a Great Leader

When bringing new leaders into your business, it’s important to look for people with the power to change workplace culture for the better. Motivating employees to do and be better is one of the most important aspects of a leader’s role in any business, and accomplished leaders do that with initiative, inspiration, and intuition. Initiative…

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