How to Recognize and Reward Employees Virtually (INFOGRAPHIC)

It’s always important for employee morale, especially now, for your team to feel valued and appreciated by their colleagues, managers, and leaders. And not being able to connect and collaborate with your team in person doesn’t mean a dip in employee engagement is inevitable. Giving awards and recognition virtually might look a little different, but…

How to Transition In-Person Meetings to Engaging, Virtual Events

With many employees now working remotely, virtual all-hands meetings, learning and development sessions, and team-building activities have rapidly become the new norm. But virtual meetings and events shouldn’t be seen as a last resort — they’re an opportunity to create moments of team connection and learning that last long after the meeting has ended. So,…

Virtual Employee Appreciation: How to Recognize Your Remote Team

Company cultures are strongest when they create environments where employees feel seen, known, and valued. True employee appreciation — that boosts commitment and morale — goes beyond just “thank you” and “good job.” It’s about finding creative ways to recognize employees for their unique contributions, and bringing feel-good moments to their work days. This is especially…

Running a Successful Virtual Training Session

Virtual training has a multitude of benefits — companies can save travel costs, learners can benefit from more dispersed and frequent micro-sessions, and L&OD experts can reach a wider, more diverse audience. When executed well, virtual training can be just as meaningful as in-person training. Here are some best practices to help you and your…

re-imagining the 1:1 meeting during times of change

Reimagining the 1-on-1 Meeting During Times of Change

During times of change and transition, maintaining consistent communication with your team is essential. Hopefully, you already have a comfortable rhythm for virtual team meetings and regular check-ins. When communicating with employees during times of global uncertainty, what you may not have considered is the need to adjust the tone, frequency, and even duration of…

Small Habits and Daily Rituals for Work-From-Home Success

There’s a popular neuroscience adage: “Neurons that fire together wire together.” That means the more you run a neural circuit in your brain, the stronger that circuit becomes. Applied practically, it’s why small habits practiced on a daily basis become “wired” into your brain and have the power to support behavior change and goal achievement. …