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March 7, 2018

Support Business Initiatives While Celebrating Women

International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world on March 8, in honor of women’s social, economic, cultural and political achievements. It has been observed since the early 1900s. The day is not affiliated with any one group, but brings together governments, women's organizations, corporations and charities. The day is marked around [...]
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March 2, 2018

Employee Appreciation Day 2018

Today is Employee Appreciation Day! To celebrate, Levy Marketing + Awards hosted a dessert social for employees to enjoy. Employees were invited to relax and socialize while eating delicious frozen yogurt creations by Yogurtology.
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March 1, 2018

Recognizing Those Who Serve

On February 15th, the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce hosted the 20th Annual Military Appreciation Awards at Raymond James Stadium. Tampa Bay has been selected as one of five cities nationwide to receive the 2018 Great American Defense Community designation. Not only would the event honor this achievement, but it would also recognize the [...]
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February 21, 2018

Celebrate Your Employees!

March 2nd is Employee Appreciation Day  
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February 15, 2018

Employee Engagement in the Restaurant Industry

Employee turnover hurts. Not only does it create staff shortages, but it also costs restaurants significant amounts of money each year to advertise, interview, and train new employees. In a study by Cornell University’s Center for Hospitality Research, it is estimated that it costs businesses $5,864 for every employee lost. For the second [...]
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February 7, 2018

Ecommerce Solutions for Your Business

Running a branded merchandise program can be daunting. That’s why Levy Marketing + Awards offers businesses simple-to-use solutions their supply program needs. Our ecommerce programs provide businesses with the tools they need to fulfill branded merchandise orders. We build customized ecommerce sites that house your branded promotional [...]
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February 1, 2018

Inspire Employees to Excellence

Having employees that are inspired and motivated is crucial to the success of your business. The ability to encourage employees and give them the tools they need to be excellent is a skill that must be learned over time. “Inspire Employee to Excellence Day” is the perfect day to practice your skills as a leader and motivator.
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January 18, 2018

Improve Workplace Culture with Verbal Recognition

For employees to thrive, your workplace culture must be positive. To build such a culture, employees need to feel appreciated. Giving recognition when it is deserved is an important part of developing a great workplace culture. Recognition does not have to be complicated. It can be as simple as a verbal or written communication that shows [...]
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January 11, 2018

Reduce Healthcare Industry Turnover with Recognition

According to a 2016 Nursing Solutions report, the average turnover in the nursing industry has reached 16.5% with an average turnover cost of $50k. More than ever healthcare organizations must consider employee recognition as part of their overall retention strategy. While some of the turnover in the healthcare industry is driven by the [...]
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January 9, 2018

Levy League Update: Employee Relationships (Playoffs/Championship)

Every individual at the workplace shares a certain relationship with his fellow workers. Human beings are not machines who can start working just at the push of a button. They need people to talk to, discuss ideas with each other and share their happiness and sorrows. An individual cannot work on his own, he needs people around. An isolated [...]
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