Healthy employees are happy employees

With your workers spending most of their time in your office, you want them to be healthy for many reasons. Firstly, you, of course, want your staff to be happy - and constantly dealing with illness can have a negative effect on mood and energy. Additionally, sick workers mean workers who need more time off, are unable to maintain high levels of productivity and are difficult to retain. Alliance Health reported that U.S. companies lose a combined half a trillion dollars from ...
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5 Tips For Motivating Employees

5 Tips For Motivating Employees At FineAwards.com we put our money where our mouth is. A key component of our success is how we handle our own employee structure. We don’t just talk about recognition and retention we accomplish it. Motivating employees to learn, to grow, to try challenging new assignments, and to work together as a team can be incredibly fulfilling. Below are a few tips we follow closely to build an atmosphere of comradery. 1. We inspire our employee...
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UK celebrates British Academy Film Awards

As the entertainment recognition awards season continues, the British Academy acknowledged the year's best and brightest performances at its annual film awards. The competition was fierce and a number of big-name stars, as well as industry newcomers, were honored for their outstanding work. CNN reported that the black-tie ceremony was held at London's Royal Opera House and hosted by comedian Stephen Fry. Popular British rock band Kasabian performed during the awards as well. ...
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Grammy Awards bring out the music industry’s best and brightest

The 2015 Grammy Awards were celebrated in Los Angeles Sunday, Feb. 8. The annual recognition awards were attended by some of the music industry's most prominent names and featured many memorable performances and surprising twists. Industry veterans share the spotlight with newcomers  Hosted by LL Cool J this year's televised ceremony marked the celebration's 57th year. The Album of the Year award went to industry veteran Beck for "Morning Phase," a record that also won the ...
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Improve worker happiness through mind, body and soul

By: Seth Fine Many employers think that money is the key to their workers' satisfaction. While competitive compensation is certainly a welcomed benefit, it is not the only thing your staff members care about. No matter how high wages are, they are not a substitute for other elements that contribute to overall worker happiness, fulfillment and satisfaction. Inc. magazine recommended focusing on your employees' minds, bodies and souls to keep them motivated and i...
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Study identifies 3 gaps to employee retention

Retaining your top employees is key to the success of your business, but many companies have a difficult time holding onto their best workers. If your organization maintains a high rate of turnover time and time again, you might be wondering just what is lacking in your recognition and retention approach. A recent study, conducted by TINYpulse and published in Forbes magazine, revealed that when it comes to successfully holding onto your staff, there are three main gaps often...
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