Performance Management Blog

Performance Feedback, Development and Employee Motivation

Posted by Jamie Resker on Oct 12, 2011 5:02:00 PM

We’re excited to have Sean Conrad, a Certified Human Capital Strategist and Senior Product Analyst at Halogen Software, provide some insight on employee motivation.   


mo·ti·va·tion
noun /ˌmōtəˈvāSHən/ 
motivations, plural

1.  The reason or reasons one has for acting or behaving in a particular way
      -escape can be a strong motivation for travel

2.  The general desire or willingness of someone to do something
     - keep staff up to date and maintain interest and motivation

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Topics: employee motivation, employee development, performance feedback, performance management, Feedback as a motivator

Employee Performance and Recognition

Posted by Jamie Resker on Jun 16, 2011 5:42:00 PM
 

The Boston Business Journal honored the 75 best places to work in Boston. The event named the top companies across three categories – large, medium and small businesses.  The midsize business winner for the second year in a row was HubSpot which also happens to be the vendor we use for our web platform.  Check out the video above, featuring some of the Hubspot staff (aka as HubSpotters) and you can easily see how much fun employees have working at this unique 200 person company.  Hmmmm, how do we get employees to voluntarily sing and rap about their employer's products and services?

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Topics: employee motivation, employee development, employee recogntion, professional development