Celebrating the Milestones: Do Years-of-Service Awards Still Matter in the 'Gig Economy'?

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Celebrating the Milestones: Do Years-of-Service Awards Still Matter in the 'Gig Economy'?

By Brian Summerfield

The short answer is yes. But, to make years-of-service awards work to ensure employee loyalty and engagement, some changes are in order.
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Small Wonders: Adapting Motivation & Incentive Planning & Programs for Small & Medium-Sized Businesses

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Small Wonders: Adapting Motivation & Incentive Planning & Programs for Small & Medium-Sized Businesses

By Rick Dandes

Small and medium businesses can benefit just as much from incentives and rewards as mega-businesses, but they might not always be aware of the opportunities available. In this feature, we take a closer look at making incentives work for businesses that are less than big.
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The Right Fit: Fitting Events Continue to Grow in Popularity

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The Right Fit: Fitting Events Continue to Grow in Popularity

By Deborah L. Vence

From Maui Jim's introduction of fitting events to the rewards marketplace, these programs have grown in popularity with more vendors offering this service, Here, we examine the ins and outs of this unique offering to the incentive market.
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There's No Place Like Home: Home Goods & Housewares to Inspire Success

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There's No Place Like Home: Home Goods & Housewares to Inspire Success

By Emily Tipping

Home goods and housewares continue to reign among the most popular items for incentives and rewards. Here, we take a look at some of the latest developments and current trends in this important corner of the market.
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The Challenge of Going Global: Incentives & Rewards Around the World

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The Challenge of Going Global: Incentives & Rewards Around the World

By Rick Dandes

Much of today's business happens 24/7 around the world, and incentives, recognition and rewards are no exception. But if your program participants span the globe, your program needs to adapt.
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Travel Smart: Advances in Luggage & Travel Goods Make Adventure Easy

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Travel Smart: Advances in Luggage & Travel Goods Make Adventure Easy

By Emily Tipping

With security concerns, rising costs and more, travel isn't getting any easier. But luggage and travel goods manufacturers are on the ball with new solutions that are a great fit for incentives and rewards.
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Still Going Strong: Education, Certification Among Top Distinctions of IMA

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Still Going Strong: Education, Certification Among Top Distinctions of IMA

By Deborah L. Vence

The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) is your go-to source for all things related to incentives and rewards, from connecting with merchandise suppliers to arranging your incentive trips and beyond. Here, we peek behind the curtains to explore the latest association news.
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Unifying External and Internal Brands: Marketing, HR Experts Explain the Benefits to Your Bottom Line

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Unifying External and Internal Brands: Marketing, HR Experts Explain the Benefits to Your Bottom Line

By Rick Dandes

The most successful organizations understand that their external brand is only as strong as the internal brand that supports it. In this story, experts discuss the best ways to align your internal and external brand.
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Something Fun for Everyone: What's New in Rec & Sporting Goods Incentives?

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Something Fun for Everyone: What's New in Rec & Sporting Goods Incentives?

By Emily Tipping

Recreation and sporting goods offer something to please just about everyone. Here, we examine some of the latest trends in the market, and offer some ideas for using rec and sporting goods in your incentives and reward programs.
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Positive Direction: State of the Industry Shows Continued Growth

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Positive Direction: State of the Industry Shows Continued Growth

By Deborah L. Vence

The incentives, reward and recognition industry continues to grow, with more and more businesses relying on these tools to improve their performance. Learn more about the latest research.
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The Right Stuff: The Ever-Expanding Universe of Merchandise Incentives

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The Right Stuff: The Ever-Expanding Universe of Merchandise Incentives

By Brian Summerfield

Merchandise continues to be one of the most popular and effective tools used in rewards and incentives. This story takes a closer look at some of the latest trends in using merchandise to recognize and reward employees, partners and customers.
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Innovation Inspiration: Incentives, Rewards Help Incite New Ideas

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Innovation Inspiration: Incentives, Rewards Help Incite New Ideas

By Deborah L. Vence

In today's business landscape, innovation is a key to outperforming the competition. You can encourage everyone to get on board and come up with new ideas when you provide rewards and recognition.
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In the January/February issue, we take a closer look at the ins and outs of event marketing, or fitting events, to help you put together your best program ever. We also dive deep into the latest home goods trends, as well as incentives for small and medium businesses, and years-of-service awards.

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2017 IMRA Directory

Check out the Incentive Manufacturers & Representatives Alliance (IMRA) Directory for a listing of leading experts who can help ensure success on your investment in incentives, motivation and engagement programs. Our Annual IMRA Directory is just the place to find what you need,

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The Inspiration For Motivation e-newsletter brings you the most up-to-date products and ideas that inspire performance. Every month we offer solutions to help you develop effective incentive programs using products to motivate.

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