As you probably already know as an employee engagement aficionado, the Leaderboard in Teamphoria is a great way to openly celebrate your top engagers, and encourage more Team Members to get involved in your organization. Before today, Leaderboard points were only earned by sending or receiving employee recognition. Now you can earn Leaderboard points for Read More

6 Inexpensive (or Free!) Ways to Cheer Up your Team The high of getting back to the grind after the holidays has worn off, the slump of winter has set in around the office. All of the glittery decorations are gone. You still haven’t lost those extra 5 pounds you packed on over the holidays, Read More

38 years ago, the penultimate pop funk band Earth Wind & Fire gave the world a classic: Shining Star. Released during their peak years, Shining Star delivered the uplifting, positive message that was so needed during the mid-70s. Nearly four decades later, the lyrics still ring true, and got me thinking about employee recognition. Your Read More

Ten thousand baby boomers retire every single day. That’s a lot of big, experienced shoes to fill in the workplace. It’s no wonder that attracting top talent is frequently cited as one of the biggest concerns of today’s CEOs — particularly when those CEOs are scouring for that talent among millennials. This misunderstood and heavily Read More

So if you told me last week that I’d be writing about how the random reptile in our pond improved the company culture of our organization, I would have responded with, “Are you on crack?” because really… really… what are the chances of an alligator in our pond? And why on earth would it have Read More

      “Research indicates that workers have three prime needs: Interesting work, recognition for doing a good job, and being let in on things that are going on in the company.” – Zig Ziglar     “There are only three measurements that tell you nearly everything you need to know about your organization’s overall Read More

Everyone has a genre of music that they swear by to get through their day: classical, video game soundtracks, speed metal, or even some bubblegum pop. Some people like music with lyrics that are inspirational or motivational, but a popular choice is ambience music – a thunder storm or waves on a beach. I’m usually Read More

In early 2013, I wrote about ways digital employee recognition programs can shape company culture. A year and a half later, I believe all of those things more than ever. A great company culture takes a lot of work, and digital employee recognition can make a huge impact. One of my favorite HR Tech bloggers, Read More

  What does your company do to welcome new employees and integrate them into your culture? At Teamphoria we are all about assisting organizations in growing amazing company culture – not like in the meme above. Check out our tips below for a better orientation and onboarding process.   Allow them access to Teamphoria early: Read More

Article reposted from sparcedge.com A lot has been written lately about employee engagement and how great of a benefit it can be to an organization. This post is not to dispute that research but rather to affirm it. I often hear the phrase, “It’s the people I stay for,” even though my company “sucks” and Read More