Every organization strives for a workforce that is engaged, inspired, and motivated to perform at its best day in and day out. But what is the reality?
According to Gallup, only 13 percent of all employees worldwide today are engaged in their jobs — an alarming statistic given the importance of the workforce in fueling growth and meeting other key enterprise goals. Employees are typically an organization’s most vital (and expensive) asset, and when they are disengaged and/or disenfranchised, the ripple effects across the business can impact your profitability and branding.
In fact, each employee generation — and each individual — has unique needs and expectations regarding work. So how do you engage and inspire them? It requires a creative and differentiated approach that accounts for the unique characteristics and requirements of each generation.
Fortunately, new human capital management (HCM) technologies are available today that can help you optimize employee engagement across a
Published By: PayScale
Published Date: Apr 11, 2016
We now have Traditionalists, Baby Boomers, Generation X, Generation Y, and coming soon Generation Z all potentially in the workforce at the same time. Each generation has defining characteristics, demographics and priorities.
How do you determine how to compensate, motivate and reward this increasingly segmented population?
This PayScale whitepaper has the answers:
- Defining the generations
- Connections to the skills gap
- Generational priorities for compensation
- Offering the right compensation mix
- Generational needs for communication
- Where to start
How can a corporate wellness program get your employees motivated?
Motivation is essential to maintaining positive behavior changes, especially when it comes to achieving health goals. But how do employees get motivated, and most importantly, stay motivate? Simply put—it depends on the person and why they want to get healthy.
Download our white paper, “The truth about motivation and what makes healthy habits stick” to learn:
• The ins and outs of motivation
• The importance of motivational interviewing
• What motivation means for wellness incentives
You’ll also get your hands on motivational messaging tips to apply to the various fitness levels at your company.
Get your team on a path to wellness today. Download the motivation whitepaper now!
Airfare is increasing. Car rentals are down. Ecotourism is at an all-time high. The truth is, travel and hospitality is in flux. Read the Adobe Digital Insights report US Travel Trends in 2017 to see what’s going on in the industry, including major trends and predictions. You’ll learn all about:
•What motivates today’s customers to book travel reservations
•Why virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are new disruptors in the industry
•Travel predictions for Summer 2017, including major holiday weekends
We are in the midst of a global productivity crisis. The IMF estimates that if productivity growth had followed its pre-2008 financial crisis trend, overall GDP in advanced economies would be about 5% higher today. However, to blame everything on the financial crisis is misleading. The overall trend in productivity growth is stagnant and has been on a downward trend for the last several years.
This is costing the U.S. a staggering $450–$550 billion a year. In the U.K., concern is such that there have been calls for the government to set new targets and create an independent watchdog to monitor progress to improve national productivity.
There is also a workforce engagement crisis. Most people are simply not engaged at work, with industry research showing that typically 66% of people are either partly or not engaged at all at work. This means that only 1 in 3 people at work are fully motivated and productive.
Yet most companies are oblivious to this fact. Some run annual emplo
Published By: Sage EMEA
Published Date: Dec 19, 2018
We are in the midst of a global productivity crisis. The IMF estimates that if productivity growth had followed its pre-2008 financial crisis trend, overall GDP in advanced economies would be about 5% higher today. However, to blame everything on the financial crisis is misleading. The overall trend in productivity growth is stagnant and has been on a downward trend for the last several years. This is costing the U.S. a staggering $450–$550 billion a year. In the U.K., concern is such that there have been calls for the government to set new targets and create an independent watchdog to monitor progress to improve national productivity. There is also a workforce engagement crisis. Most people are simply not engaged at work, with industry research showing that typically 66% of people are either partly or not engaged at all at work. This means that only 1 in 3 people at work are fully motivated and productive. Yet most companies are oblivious to this fact. Some run annual employee sa
Published By: Logrhythm
Published Date: Sep 05, 2017
The traditional approach to cybersecurity has been to use a prevention-centric strategy focused on blocking attacks. While prevention-centric approaches do stop many threats, many of today’s advanced and motivated threat actors are circumventing these defences with creative, stealthy, targeted, and persistent attacks that often go undetected for significant periods of time.
Published By: Sitrion
Published Date: Feb 11, 2016
An engaged workforce is a critical component to your company’s success. When employees are engaged and behind your vision and strategy, they are more motivated and focused on your organization’s business goals.
In today’s very competitive business world, it’s difficult to retain employees that are a “fit” with the corporate culture. Keeping the teams motivated is a constant challenge and good communication between departments and even co-workers can sometime seems like an unattainable goal.
Team building can improve employees' ability to work together and increase your organizations' efficiency and productivity. By building a strong team, your employees will also feel a sense of belonging and loyalty to the business. Cirque du Soleil not only provides high quality entertainment, but offer a range of turnkey corporate packages that will allow you to truly socialize with your team members.
Many people view middle managers as having the ultimate “cushy” job. In reality, middle managers are the key to turning top-line strategy into day-to-day action. Successful middle managers keep their teams motivated by using recognition that is timely, specific, sincere and positive. Learn how to harness the power of your middle managers to develop a culture of recognition in your organization.
This best practice is enabled by analytical insights, social collaboration, and real-time access to information on any device, so you can better manage sales performance, motivate sales people and mentor best practices, while ensuring that incentive compensation plans supports your strategy.
Published By: Workday
Published Date: Jul 19, 2017
MGM Resorts International made its reputation, quite simply, by being the best. Bellagio, Luxor, and Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas are among its properties, and the company is rapidly building its premium brand in the United States and worldwide. Its commitment to the highest quality guest experience is legendary in the industry.
Realizing that engaged and motivated employees are the key to providing that customer experience, MGM Resorts looked for the best partner to help make that possible. And they found Workday.
Published By: Uberall
Published Date: Apr 12, 2019
New data from Google¹ reveals that 5 out of every 10 consumers who search online locally for goods and services will visit a store within 24 hours. If your business does not have a strong online presence locally, a large portion of ‘good fit’ consumers who are motivated to buy products or services you supply are potentially visiting your competitors’ stores.
In this whitepaper, noted industry analyst Richard Stiennon examines the emerging requirement in the ongoing arms race with threat actors. Despite years of investment in multiple layers of security defenses, every organization is still wide open to targeted attacks. It is practically impossible to stop all possible attacks. Even next-generation firewalls, complete alerting and logging collected in a SIEM, and universal patch management and vulnerability discovery has proven to be ineffective against threat actors who are motivated, skilled and determined. This paper answers the critical questions about security analytics and explains why it is one of the fastest growing product categories in security.
Do you want to learn how HR can move the needle for business? The competition for talent has gone global; turnover is rising; and employee engagement is stagnant at best. Companies have never had a greater need to understand with precision what it takes to recruit, retain, and motivate employees. As a result, never before has HR had such an opportunity to move the needle for the business it supports.
Published By: Limeade
Published Date: Feb 10, 2015
Do you know if your employees are satisfied with their benefits? The question is more important than you might think. A survey of nearly 2,000 employees uncovered exactly what motivates them to be their best.
Published By: Limeade
Published Date: Dec 07, 2015
Winter makes it tough on employees who want to stay healthy and engaged at work. When rain, snow and cold keep people indoors, download our guide to help promote well-being that keeps them motivated and productive.
Published By: Oracle EPM
Published Date: May 11, 2015
Which EPM priorities are at the top of the Finance agenda? What are the most compelling developments in big data, analytics, mobile technology, and cloud computing that motivate Finance leaders to undertake new technology initiatives?
Every job opening brings an opportunity for your business to build its brand. Giving job candidates great experiences could motivate them to become your brand ambassadors—regardless of whether you make an offer.
Are you a sales manager who’s new to inside sales? Or, are you already running an inside sales team but just want to polish up your knowledge? The Ultimate Guide to Inside Sales is the place to start. You’ll learn how to staff, train, organize and motivate your inside sales team for peak performance.
Welcome to the complete guide on inside sales. Everything you need to know to staff, train, organise, motivate and optimise your inside sales team for peak performance is in this guide. The guide has been specially crafted to walk you through building and growing a highly successful inside sales team and give you actionable insights and tips to start making improvements today.
In this guide you will learn:
• How to identify your key inside sales roles
• How to hire the best talent to accelerate your sales performance
• How to coach your inside sales teams
• How to craft your sales funnel for deeper insight into sales performance
• How to structure your team’s daily activity to improve ac
Published By: SundaySky
Published Date: Mar 06, 2018
Brands no longer hold all the cards in their relationships with consumers.
This is the age of empowered customers. They are in control, and they will quickly disengage at the first sign of irrelevance. Regaining their attention once that has happened is difficult.
That is why so many CMOs and marketers are searching for new ways to engage and transform consumer relationships.
Providing value-rich video ad experiences can mean the difference between being remembered for all the right reasons, and getting lost in the cacophony of advertising chatter.
These kinds of ads motivate consumers to take the next-best actions that drive customer behavior change and help brands achieve their business goals far more effectively than traditional formats.
Published By: InReality
Published Date: Feb 11, 2019
Whether they start in-store, on-the-go, or from their couches at home, today’s
shoppers travel complex buying journeys, crossing multiple channels and devices—
all while expecting retailers and brands to understand them and meet their growing
expectations. This new study reveals what motivates in-store shoppers to make a
purchase and keep them coming back again and again.
A Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) audit can be passed by complying with the bare minimum requirements, but that falls short of the purpose of it: to secure and protect cardholder data.
Meeting compliance is about passing an audit at a specific point in time and also maintaining it after the audit. The real challenge is sustaining continuous compliance to avoid costly breaches at the hands of motivated and skilled adversaries.
Indeed, as detailed in Verizon's "2017 Payment Security Report," nearly half (45%) of the companies examined between 2015 and 2016 were not fully PCI DSS compliant.