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This Summer Go Offline and Tell Your Employees to do the Same

By |2019-05-28T15:52:01+00:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Workplace Notes|

One thing that comes up again and again when we talk about retention is the importance of work-life balance. There are many different opportunities for creating an organizational culture where work-life balance is respected, but today we are going to focus on the impact of off-hours communication. This is relevant

Gamification in the Industrial Workplace

By |2019-05-29T20:18:12+00:00May 20th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

We’ve all heard about gamification in the workplace, but can gamification be effectively applied in the industrial workplace?

Gamification in the industrial workplace is a strategy that uses game-like incentives to target our intrinsic psychological reward centers. Does it really turn work into a video game? Not exactly.

Gamification taps into employees’

Employee Engagement Starts with Healthy Peer Relationships

By |2019-04-26T20:56:54+00:00April 25th, 2019|Categories: Workplace Notes|

Back in 2004, I was working in the banking industry, in the mortgage division of a large national bank. At this company, I noticed a stark contrast in how management encouraged employees to provide the most amazing customer service to external customers, yet offered little support or training for internal