Always Be Talking: Ongoing Communication Key to Incentive Program Success

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Always Be Talking: Ongoing Communication Key to Incentive Program Success

By Joe Bush

Want to be sure everyone’s on board with your incentive program and stays there? Communication is the key. Here, we examine some smart strategies for communicating your program, from before you begin to after you finish.
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Motivating Peak Sales Performance: Creating Effective Sales Incentive Programs

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Motivating Peak Sales Performance: Creating Effective Sales Incentive Programs

By Deborah L. Vence

No one denies the power of a well-planned sales incentive program for driving business to higher levels of success. We talked to experts about the best approaches, using technology and teamwork, to create sales incentives that work.
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Turning Houses Into Homes: The Most Motivating Housewares & Home Goods

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Turning Houses Into Homes: The Most Motivating Housewares & Home Goods

By Emily Tipping

Housewares continue to hold a top spot in incentive programs of all kinds. Learn more about the latest trends in this popular segment, from apps and connectivity to healthy eating, creative coffeemaking and more.
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The Evolution of Event Marketing: It's the Experience That Counts

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The Evolution of Event Marketing: It's the Experience That Counts

By Rick Dandes

When you partner with merchandise suppliers to create a unique shopping experience for event attendees, you’re sure to make an impression. Here’s a look at how event marketing got its start, along with how it continues to grow and change.
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Game On!: How Gamification Techniques Can Strengthen Incentive Programs

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Game On!: How Gamification Techniques Can Strengthen Incentive Programs

By Rick Dandes

Gamification is an increasingly popular strategy for boosting engagement in incentive programs and other company initiatives. Learn more about how to make gamification work for you.
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Healthy Motivations: How Wellness Initiatives Can Lead to Financial Fitness

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Healthy Motivations: How Wellness Initiatives Can Lead to Financial Fitness

By Rick Dandes

There’s no denying that a lack of attention to wellness can lead to a range of problems, both for individual employees and for companies as a whole. Here’s a look at some of the ins and outs of wellness initiatives.
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Get Going!: Motivate Top Performers With Luggage & Travel Goods

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Get Going!: Motivate Top Performers With Luggage & Travel Goods

By Emily Tipping

When it comes to trends in travel goods these days, the name of the game is convenience. Find out more about how new features are making it even easier for travelers to navigate.
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Building Up: Changes Strengthen IMA Brand & Operations

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Building Up: Changes Strengthen IMA Brand & Operations

By Deborah L. Vence

This year, the IMA has gone through changes that have helped to strengthen its brand and be a top resource for organizations to help improve their bottom lines.
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Responsible Business: Consumers, Employees Seek Companies Dedicated to CSR

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Responsible Business: Consumers, Employees Seek Companies Dedicated to CSR

By Deborah L. Vence

Corporate social responsibility may have begun as a way to do a little more good and make an impression during tight times, but now it’s a part of doing smart business.
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Reward Your Winners: Recreation & Sporting Goods to Motivate Top Performance

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Reward Your Winners: Recreation & Sporting Goods to Motivate Top Performance

By Emily Tipping

Want your program participants to get highly engaged when they’re working for you? Then get them engaged during their leisure time with rec and sporting goods that will help fuel some fun with friends and family.
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Trending Up, 2016: The Stunning Post-Recession Rise of the Reward & Recognition Industry

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Trending Up, 2016: The Stunning Post-Recession Rise of the Reward & Recognition Industry

By Rick Dandes

Things are looking up for incentives and rewards—way up. In fact, a recent study by the Incentive Federation puts overall spending on award points, gift cards, trips and travel, and merchandise at $90 billion.
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A Higher Value: Top Merchandise Trends Include Premium Goods, Experiential Gifting

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A Higher Value: Top Merchandise Trends Include Premium Goods, Experiential Gifting

By Deborah L. Vence

With the economy growing and employment numbers getting better and better, many incentive programs are seeing a return to luxury goods. At the same time, the value of the reward experience has taken precedence.
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