Incentra Insights

Employee Recognition + Work-Life Balance

Posted by David Chittock on Oct 29, 2021 12:20:00 PM

The Burnout Epidemic

It appears we have another epidemic on our hands and it’s called burnout. It is growing increasingly apparent that the workforce is becoming more and more fatigued, exhausted, and stressed. Just two years ago, the World Health Organization categorized burnout as an occupational phenomenon resulting from chronic workplace stress. Unfortunately, since then, the problem has only gotten worse. Workers are finding it harder and harder to find a balance between their work life and family life.

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Recognizing and Retaining Nurses in 2021

Posted by David Chittock on Sep 29, 2021 10:30:00 AM

Understanding and Supporting the Nursing Workforce

There is no question that the nursing healthcare workforce bears the brunt of the COVID-19 global outbreak. Nurses are the frontline warriors in the raging COVID battle and sustain the lion’s share of the emotional and physical trauma of caring for sick and dying patients.

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Three Ways to Help Create a Culture of Recognition

Posted by Vicki Hiney on Sep 15, 2021 10:50:00 AM

People use to work for the company that offered them the biggest paycheck, but now there is much more that goes into creating the best working environment for employees. Employee recognition is a key component to creating a workplace that can recruit and retain the best people. In fact, 59 percent of employees prefer companies with a rich recognition culture to jobs with higher salaries that don’t give any recognition.

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Top 5 Blog Posts of 2021 (so far)

Posted by Vicki Hiney on Aug 25, 2021 9:49:00 AM

It’s hard to believe that there are less than 5 months remaining in 2021. Since we are more than halfway through the year, we wanted to share our top blog posts (by the number of page views) that were published in January through July 2021.

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Categories: Sales Incentives, Employee Recognition

Recognizing Remote or Hybrid Healthcare Workers

Posted by Vicki Hiney on Jul 14, 2021 2:19:00 PM

A few of our healthcare clients have asked us for some suggestions on how best to recognize their remote and hybrid workers. So we have compiled a list of some ideas that we think will make the most impact for your workers that have worked in some remote capacity and continue to do so.

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Recognizing Employee Loyalty during COVID (Part Two)

Posted by David Chittock on Jun 23, 2021 11:30:00 AM

In part one of this blog post series, we discussed how you can show your support and recognize employees for going above and beyond during a global pandemic. Click here to read the full blog post. In this week’s post, we have included additional ideas for acknowledging and celebrating the sacrifices and adjustments your employees made for the greater good of the company.

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Recognizing Employee Loyalty during COVID (Part One)

Posted by David Chittock on Jun 16, 2021 10:13:00 AM

How Can You Show Your Appreciation?

It’s been a long fifteen months. Your employees have gone above and beyond to keep your company afloat. They have been extraordinarily flexible and independent, and in many cases, accepted reduced hours or salaries to minimize costs. So how can you acknowledge and celebrate the sacrifices and adjustments they have made for the greater good of the company?

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Healthcare Workers Recognition in 2021: Accentuate the Positive

Posted by David Chittock on May 19, 2021 1:06:00 PM

Where Do We Go From Here

Many in healthcare management are wondering how they will ever be able to facilitate their healthcare workers’ recovery from the debilitating trauma of the COVID-19 pandemic. How can we possibly help our employees regain their resilience and spirit after undergoing such unrelenting stresses and shattering ordeals? Can we give them any hope that this coming year will bring any solace and relief going forward?

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Recognizing Your Employees During and After COVID 19 (Part 2)

Posted by David Chittock on Apr 21, 2021 11:15:00 AM

This blog post is part two in a 2 part series about employee recognition. If you missed the first post last week, click here to read it first.

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Categories: Employee Recognition

Recognizing Your Employees During and After COVID 19

Posted by David Chittock on Apr 14, 2021 11:00:00 AM

Weathering the Storm

Somehow we’ve managed to stay afloat while confronting the perilous seas of last year’s pandemic. Now here we are in 2021, and we still haven’t reached a safe harbor. But we can see some clearing skies on the horizon as we try to right our ship and get back on course.

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Categories: Employee Recognition