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December 7, 2018

Ask Levy: Difference Between Employee Engagement and Employee Recognition

Dear Levy, I was speaking to a colleague about ways to improve our workplace culture. She suggested more employee engagement activities. I suggested more employee recognition. Is there a difference? If they are different, do we need to do both? What makes one more beneficial than the other? --Engagement vs. Recognition
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December 5, 2018

2018 Salt City Bowl

Founded in 2009, the annual Salt City Bowl features teams from the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference and the Western States Football League. For the 2018 match up, game organizers wanted a new trophy design and plaques to recognize the most valuable player on offense and defense.
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November 29, 2018

Why Your Employees are Disengaged

Employee disengagement is something all employers fear. Having a workforce that is uninvolved and unproductive can be damaging to the company’s bottom line. When employees are disengaged, they are not at peak performance. Tasks do not get completed and project deadlines can suffer.
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November 21, 2018

Ask Levy: Team Building Activities

Dear Levy, How important are team building activities for a company? How often should we take time to do teamwork exercises? --Teambuilder
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November 7, 2018

Three Reasons to Invest in Employee Recognition

Is employee recognition something that your company prioritizes daily or are employee achievements celebrated every now and then? Often, businesses struggle with knowing when and how to recognize their employees. Why limit employee recognition to just one day? Why not make recognition a continual thing throughout the year? Here are some [...]
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November 5, 2018

Ask Levy: Bickering Team Members

Dear Levy, I want to know how to stop bickering among team members. --Lisa  
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November 1, 2018

Ask Levy: Daily Engagement

Dear Levy, I want to keep my employees motivated, but I noticed that their levels of engagement seem to fluctuate often. Why does employee engagement vary daily? How can I get everyone on the same page and fully engaged every day? --Another Day, Another Engagement Struggle  
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October 31, 2018

Levy's Halloween Costume Contest

Tricks and treats were the theme in the office at Levy Marketing + Awards. Each year, we celebrate Halloween with a Costume Contest. There were a lot of creative costumes this year.
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October 30, 2018

20 Motivational Quotes that Will Inspire You to Greatness

We know, the work week can be rough. Each day presents a new challenge. Just when you think you’ve gotten through the toughest part of the week, a new problem arises. Staying focused all week is hard and small setbacks can kill workplace engagement.
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October 29, 2018

A Cup of Meaningful Recognition

The holidays are just around the corner. Your employees and customers are excited for holiday celebrations, spending time with loved ones, and of course, delicious holiday desserts.
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