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Posted August 14, 2013 by

Motivating Your Employees: Are They Hungry for More?

Motivator using carrots during meeting with a business team

Motivator using carrots during meeting with a business team. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Whether it’s dishing out negative feedback with a positive spin, or letting employees challenge themselves to discover their true potential, you’ve developed creative strategies for motivating employees. However, are you providing the right ingredients for their success? Think of increasing motivation as making a meal, with you as the cook, and your staff as the customers. A good chef knows not just which dishes will please patrons, but which ones customers will actively dislike. In that spirit, our executive coaching professionals suggest some menu items to avoid when it comes to motivating your team: (more…)