employee engagement

The Importance of On-Site Staff to Meetings, Events and Incentive Travel – Part Three

The Importance of On-Site Staff to Meetings, Events and Incentive Travel – Part Three

Today concludes our informative three part series on The Importance of On-Site Staff to Meetings, Events and Incentive Travel. If you have not already, take a moment to read Part One and Part Two. In today’s final piece we cover the qualities to look for in a capable on-site staff member. JNR is committed to […]

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3 Reasons Google and Other Fortune 500 Companies Have Great Workplace Cultures

3 Reasons Google and Other Fortune 500 Companies Have Great Workplace Cultures

It is no coincidence that many of the most profitable companies in the world also have the happiest, most engaged employees and the most positive workplace cultures. Google, Starbucks, Whole Foods Market and Aflac top the list of the eighteen best Fortune 500 companies to work for in part due to a dedication to making […]

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Indian Spotlight: Indian Vegetable Biryani Recipe

Indian Spotlight: Indian Vegetable Biryani Recipe

After a fun-filled month in Germany, JNR now ventures east to the bustling and vibrant country of India. Situated in South Asia, India takes the prize for the second-most populous country in the world and is home to the famous white marbled Taj Mahal, among other culturally significant landmarks. Throughout India’s 29 states and seven […]

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German Spotlight: Microsoft Operates One of the 8 Best New Restaurants in Berlin

German Spotlight: Microsoft Operates One of the 8 Best New Restaurants in Berlin

September features Germany as our destination focus for the month. We started with a recipe for German honey cookies and now, sticking in the culinary realm, we’ll let others do the cooking as we share a list of eight new and innovative Berlin restaurants compiled by Thrillist. We honestly feel you would be remiss in […]

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Incentive Travel Industry Spotlight: 2014’s Positive Outlook

Incentive Travel Industry Spotlight: 2014’s Positive Outlook

Are decreasing travel budgets a thing of the past? We certainly hope so. Since 2008, the incentive travel industry has been privy to the turbulent effects of a fluctuating economy paired with a watchful sentiment towards travel budgets. Program size and duration have scaled down and large, more elaborate programs have become few and far […]

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