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Top 10 Blog Posts of 2015

  As you may have noticed on our social channels, these past couple of weeks we’ve been taking a look back at our most popular blog posts from the past year. From work-life balance and mindfulness to social capital and The Power of Thanks, we … Read full posting »

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Do You Work in 2015…or 1950?

  Does your boss ever remind you of Michael Scott—selfish and offensive? Or maybe Don Draper—absent and ungrateful? Unfortunately, lots of managers and companies are still way behind the times when it comes to workplace culture We are sorry, but this quiz is now closed.

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A Year Looking on the Bright Side

We all have the best intentions on January 1st—making resolutions to eat healthier or workout more or get more sleep. What if you made a resolution to live more gratefully? That’s the goal Janice Kaplan set for herself in her New York Times bestselling book, … Read full posting »

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Connecting People: How Cisco Used Social Recognition to Transform Its Culture

  While at HR Tech in October, Claire Gray, senior director of global compensation at Cisco Systems (a Globoforce customer), presented a session titled, “How Cisco Fuels a Culture of Innovation for Employees.” Claire opened her talk by introducing Cisco’s People Deal, which is an … Read full posting »

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5 Trends at #HRTechConf

The Globoforce team is officially back from the HR Technology Conference and Expo in Las Vegas! We had some great conversations at the candy booth and a fantastic session with Cisco on Tuesday (more on that soon). And as promised, here’s a wrap up of … Read full posting »

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Globoforce Takes On #HRTechConf

  Are you going to be at the HR Technology Conference and Expo in Las Vegas this weekend? We’ll be there! In fact, a few of my Globoforce colleagues are en route as I type. While the fun doesn’t officially kick off until Sunday night, … Read full posting »

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Guest Blog: Before You Hit ‘Send’: 5 Tips for Mindful Communication

Hasty communication can break relationships and ruin careers. Too often we write an email or send a text without double-checking the content or being mindful of the tone of the message. We have no idea how that message will get interpreted. Once you hit the … Read full posting »

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Top 5 Takeaways from #SHRM15

Thousands of HR professionals descended upon Las Vegas this week for the annual SHRM conference to network and learn the latest trends and best practices in the field. I was lucky enough to be part of this incredible event. Here are a few things I … Read full posting »

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10 Things I Learned at Total Rewards

  WorldatWork’s Total Rewards conference kicked off on Monday in Minneapolis and we attended tons of sessions these past few days—feverishly recording everything we learned along the way to share with you. Here’s a wrap-up of top 10 most interesting things we learned: Humanity in … Read full posting »

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Recommend “The Power of Thanks” and We’ll Send it for Free

Have you ever wished the higher-ups in your company were just a little more tuned in? Have you ever wanted to anonymously mail them some serious tips on improving morale and culture? How much better could your culture be if someone just slipped them a … Read full posting »

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