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    Human Resources Trends for 2021

    Posted by Brian Galonek on 12.08.2020

    Human Resources Trends for 2021

    This year has been a challenge for most businesses, and especially for HR managers as companies transition to a work-from-home workforce. We’ve discussed the trends in marketing next year; here are some trends that experts predict we’ll see in 2021 for human resource professionals:

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    Topics: employee rewards, Engaged Employees, Employee Incentive Program, improve employee engagement, Incentive Marketing, marketing incentive, Human Resources

    Marketing Trends to Watch in 2021

    Posted by Brian Galonek on 11.23.2020


    It is an understatement: 2020 has been a crazy year! Many organizations have moved to a work-from-home model. Workers are finding themselves balancing their work schedule with that of their spouse and kid’s schoolwork. The fight for the computers and laptops is likely settled by now. For 2021, what is keeping marketers up at night? Here are some marketing trends to watch in 2021:

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    Topics: employee rewards, Engaged Employees, Employee Incentive Program, improve employee engagement, Incentive Marketing, marketing incentive

    What Can Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Criteria Mean for your Business

    Posted by Brian Galonek on 11.10.2020


    Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria are an increasingly popular way for all stakeholders, not just investors, to evaluate companies. Many mutual funds, brokerage firms, and robot-advisors now offer products that employ ESG criteria. ESG criteria can also help investors, employees, contractors, and others avoid companies that might pose a greater overall risk due to their environmental or other practices. What can ESG criteria mean for your business?

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    Topics: Employee Recognition Programs, Employee Incentive Program, improve employee engagement, incentive and recognition programs, Reward and Recognition Programs

    Corporate Identity November Priced Right $2 Specials

    Posted by cindy on 10.29.2020



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    Topics: Corporate Identity, Logo Merchandise

    Incentive, Reward & Recognition Program Design for Crisis Recovery

    Posted by Brian Galonek on 10.27.2020



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    Topics: employee incentive programs, Employee Performance, Incentive Reward, Motivate, Reward Employees, Engaging Employees

    Are Gift Cards the wrong choice for Corporate awards?

    Posted by Brian Galonek on 10.19.2020


    Gift cards have been gaining in popularity, for personal use but also for use in employee reward and recognition programs. Studies continue to show that tangible merchandise is a far better motivator, that delivers greater long-term results. Why then do some companies choose gift cards to reward their employees or customers?

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    Topics: corporate gifts, employee engagement, Reward Employees

    Is Employee Engagement Broken?

    Posted by Brian Galonek on 09.16.2020

    Is Employee Engagement Broken?

    According to a recent Gallup survey, employee engagement in the U.S. is at an all-time high of 40%. Another 13% of the workforce is actively disengaged (spreading their negativity and unhappiness to colleagues). The remaining majority of our workforce (47%) is “not engaged”. As company leaders increase focus on the many benefits that high levels of employee engagement provide, why is such a high percentage of our workforce still not engaged? Is employee engagement broken?

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    Accountability Drives Employee Engagement

    Posted by Brian Galonek on 09.09.2020


    There are many definitions of employee engagement. In a nutshell, employee engagement is the emotional commitment the employee has to the organization.

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    Topics: Employee Reward Programs, Engaged Employees, Disengaged Employees, Employee Incentive Program, improve employee engagement, Recognize and Reward

    10 Reasons why You Should Use Promo to Build Your Brand

    Posted by cindy on 09.08.2020

    10 Reasons why you should use promo to build your brand_


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    Topics: corporate logo merchandise, Logo Merchandise, promotional products

    Casino Loyalty Programs:  The Case for Remote Redemption

    Posted by Gary Galonek on 08.27.2020


    As casinos around the country slowly re-open in their new Covid-19 incarnations, I am struck by how little communication there was between many casino operators and their guests during the pandemic. Yes, when most news is bad news, there isn’t much reason for communication and thus many chose silence. There was however one shining example of a casino whose patrons stayed engaged throughout the shutdown via there online rewards program. This large, first class Native Indian gaming operator stayed top of mind with their better players by keeping their remote redemption program active.

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    Topics: Player Loyalty, Player Loyalty Programs, Attract Players to Casino, Casino Rewards, Casino Traffic, covid-19, casino loyalty

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