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Employee Recognition

Why “we” is better than “me”

  Humility in the workplace is often an overlooked quality but one that is vital no matter what the position – from top to bottom it is integral to a company’s success. An environment of “I” and “me” vs “team” and “we” creates a negative culture of unhealthy competition. What do you do when you have an employee that cannot embrace the cooperative effort of many that led to the win/positive outcome? Some employees may not organically exhibit the trait of humility. While...

Incentive Program Budgeting

Guidelines for Developing your Incentive Program Budget

              It’s Fall here in New England and for many companies, that means budget season. Are you among the managers who find yourself fighting for budget to fund employee programs? Once upon a time, it was difficult to determine the return on investment for tactics like performance improvement programs or incentive programs. Once thought of as something “nice to have”, incentive programs today are one of very few tactics that have a measurable impact on an organization and a clear return on...

G2E 2017

Visit us at G2E 2017, Booth #3610

      Visit us at G2E 2017 October 3 - 5 at the Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas at Booth #3610 to learn how patron loyalty programs, shopping events, logo merchandise programs, and employee recognition programs can increase casino traffic and build long-lasting player loyalty....

Promotional Products

How to Better Utilize Your Marketing Budget with Promotional Products

Today’s marketing world is a battlefield of messaging apps, video ads, email marketing, digital banners, and more, all fighting for your attention on your screens. But what about the marketing off screen? Your brands face to face recognition where people look up from their phones to interact with your brand. Many brands today are forgetting this as they are so focused on the fight for 5 seconds of your time before you press the skip to video button on YouTube,...

Promotional Products

Top 5 Tips for Buying Promotional Products

                    Every day you are exposed to promotional products. Whether it's at a grocery store with a reusable bag with the store's name on it or that pen at your desk with your company name, promotional products are everywhere. They serve as one of the most memorable forms of advertising since they are physical items, and not just another ad while browsing the web. These top 5 tips I compiled will help you when considering your next promotional products purchase for...

Safety First

Trump Should Operate with a Scalpel not a Chainsaw

This article from the WSJ highlights what effect Trump-like deregulation may have; in this case stripping away regulations related to testing for sleep apnea among truckers and train engineers.  To most safety professionals such a move would be a step in the wrong direction and would make the world less safe. As Senator Chuck Schumer comments in the article, “There are some regulations that go too far but this is not one of them.  Repealing it will risk lives.” However, if reports are...