employee engagement

How to Save $57,000 in HR Costs

How to Save $57,000 in HR Costs

The Cost of Losing Employees Losing employees is expensive for your company. This is not a new revelation. Rather, it is a harsh reality that human resource professionals live with daily. A recent study* underscored the importance of this fact by determining the value and the amount of money lost when employees of various seniorities […]

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From “Me” to “We”: The Power of Corporate Social Responsibility in Incentive Programs

From “Me” to “We”: The Power of Corporate Social Responsibility in Incentive Programs

  Recent years have illustrated an impressive shift in corporations’ primary focus from “me” to “we”. Today’s most successful corporations know they must perform as social entities, with responsibilities not only to their shareholders, but to employees, consumers and the communities in which they operate. As the benefits of Corporate Social Responsibility become strikingly evident, […]

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Corporate Reality: Disengaged Employees

Corporate Reality: Disengaged Employees

  Real World–Corporate Edition The popular phenomenon of Realty TV gives us all a chance to look at ourselves from a new vantage point—as viewers as well as participants. Corporate reality is no exception, and a lot can be learned by taking the time to observe the dynamics of your organization from an onlooker’s perspective. […]

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Leadership and Organizational Change: Creating and Sustaining a Winning Culture

Leadership and Organizational Change: Creating and Sustaining a Winning Culture

  This week Marissa Mayer, a longtime Web executive at Google, was named the new CEO of its struggling rival, Yahoo. As a professional woman, I am rooting for her. She joins the ranks of a small but growing number of female CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. According to Catalyst, a New York-based nonprofit research […]

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GAMIFICATION:  More Than a Trendy Buzz Word

GAMIFICATION: More Than a Trendy Buzz Word

  Last week, I had the opportunity to participate in a very intriguing seminar regarding Gamification. This topic is very hot in our industry right now, as we are all looking for new and effective ways to engage and motivate our audiences. Gamification is simple, really–a tool designed to be fun and interactive, that connects […]

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