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December 2016

Survey Looks at Holiday Gift Practices

More employers planned to throw holiday parties for their employees this year, according to a recent survey from CareerBuilder.

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Canon - Dedicated to the Next Adventure
Sony - Our best for your best.

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IRF Announces New Board

The Incentive Research Foundation looks ahead to strong performance and increased impact in 2017, with the appointment of the 2017 Executive Committee and new board members, an unprecedented research schedule and more.

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SITE Honors Seven With Crystal Awards

Since 1980, the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence Crystal Awards has brought acclaim to incentive travel companies. This year, seven companies from around the world were celebrated for creativity in program design, marketing, corporate social responsibility and, most importantly, business results.

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Infographic Shows How to Engage During the Holidays

Michael C. Fina Recognition launched a new infographic, "5 Ways to Keep Engagement Up Over the Holidays."

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Next Level Performance Recognized

Next Level Performance, a Dittman Company, was awarded the SmartCEO Corporate Culture Award for building a successful culture through recognition and engagement.

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IRF Rethinks Hotelier-Planner Relationship

A new study shows that although the hotelier-planner relationship is most often collaborative and supportive, there are significant opportunities for improvement throughout the discovery, RFP and execution phases of the relationship.

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