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July 2017

Survey: Performance & Service Awards Most Popular Forms of Recognition

The two most popular forms of employee recognition are Above & Beyond Performance and Service Awards, according to a new survey. Michael C. Fina Recognition, a leading rewards, recognition and incentives provider, announced the results recently from its third annual in-booth survey of more than 100 HR professionals at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) 2017 Annual Conference and Exposition in New Orleans. The survey respondents also reported that organizations should focus more on tying recognition into onboarding initiatives and on overall recognition program measurement.

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Ray-Ban - Introducing Gift Experiences - We Manage Everything!

Sony - Our best for your best. Sony - Our best for your best.

Canon - Dedicated to the Next Adventure - See Impossible

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Millennial Motivation

Millennials are taking the workforce by storm, and as such, are changing office culture and opening the world to new ways of thinking and working. Here, we examine the effect on incentive programs.

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IRF Reports on Meeting, Incentive Risk

The Incentive Research Foundation released the white paper Mitigating Risk in Modern Meetings and Incentives, an analysis of critical findings reported in the 2016 Event Disruption Study. The white paper explores disruption mitigation strategies for meetings and incentives, and provides insights on how partners prepare for and handle disruptions.

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Rymax Adds Eight Brand Partners

Rymax Marketing Services Inc. continues to grow its expansive portfolio of more than 350 premium brands by teaming up with eight new partners.

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Celebrity Unveils New Venue

Celebrity Cruises revealed the next exciting feature on its newest ship, Celebrity Edge, which debuts next year, Eden is a unique venue where state-of-the-art design is fused into every element.

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Top Brands, Incipio Group Partner

Top Brands Inc. announced it will be partnering with Incipio Group to bring its lineup of brands, including Braven Audio, Incase, Incipio and Griffin Technology, into the corporate incentive and promotional products market.

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Applaudit Manages Social Recognition

Applaudit, a social employee recognition platform, is completely mobile-friendly and responsive, which makes recognizing a co-worker or employee easier and more effective than ever before.

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This Month in Premium Incentive Products

Feature Stories

Step in Time
   Master Motivation With Watch Incentives

Innovation Inspiration
   Incentives, Rewards Help Incite New Ideas

Guest Columns

The Female Mystique
   Why Women Don't Get Promoted

The Insider

Know the Rules
   OSHA Guidelines, Fiduciary Rule Could Affect Incentive Programs


Business Gift Guide

Comforts of Home
   Home Goods That Motivate

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