Every Step of the Way
holiday season brings out the best celebrations at home, with
friends, and at work. Celebrations at work are
they can acknowledge achievements, provide a fun time, and renew
during this holiday season and as 2006 comes to a close, is a
perfect time to celebrate your accomplishments
and successes. These celebrations should extend through the rest
of the year. It’s important to take the time each day throughout
the year to mentally note accomplishments, small and large, and
to show appreciation to individuals and teams for a job well done.
Celebrate every step of the way. Don’t just wait to hit
employees’ satisfaction is vital to your employee retention
and your bottom line. Valued employees are often loyal employees.
Your employees’ morale and job satisfaction is a direct link
to your business’s productivity and, ultimately, profitability.
Research shows that being valued has greater importance than other
incentives – even money. The secret to showing your employees
that they are valued is quite simple.
best way employers can show appreciation towards their employees — and
demonstrate that the company cares about them — is to make
investments in their personal and professional well-being and their
education. Employees want raises, education or training, benefits,
flexible schedules, and recognition — pats on the back — little
by Kathleen Weber
Highland Community College Business Institute
Holidays from the Business Institute
Holidays from the Business Institute: Julia Brandt, Deb Hayenga,
Laurie Gungel and Kathleen Weber. As our gift to you during this
holiday season, here’s a festive punch recipe for your
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