‘Tis the season, once again. For many businesses, the holidays prompt a bulk order of the same item for their customers, or a pre-printed holiday card signed by employees, whether those employees and customers know each other or not.
When it comes to customer gift-giving, it’s helpful to know the difference between a giveaway and a gift. (more…)
“Workaholics aren’t heroes. They don’t save the day, they just use it up. The real hero is home because she figured out a faster way.” — Jason Fried
It’s no surprise that the world is changing. Is it time to start thinking about how we collectively labor? It’s extremely difficult to find great new employees, it’s becoming harder to keep them, and employee engagement continues to be very low (less than 20 percent from a global perspective, according to Gallup). (more…)