Be Proactive to Avoid Program Pitfalls: How to Recognize & Avoid Problems in Incentives & Rewards

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Be Proactive to Avoid Program Pitfalls: How to Recognize & Avoid Problems in Incentives & Rewards

By Rick Dandes

The best way to solve a problem is to avoid it in the first place. Learn more about some of the most common challenges that arise when running incentive and reward programs, as well as how to avoid them.
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Measure & Improve: ROI Analysis Necessary for Successful Incentives

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Measure & Improve: ROI Analysis Necessary for Successful Incentives

By Deborah L. Vence

You canít manage what you donít measure, and incentives are no exception. For an exceptional incentive program, be sure to set the right goals and then measure your progress against them.
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Motivation Is In the Cards: Spotlight on the IGCC and the Gift Card Industry

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Motivation Is In the Cards: Spotlight on the IGCC and the Gift Card Industry

By Brian Summerfield

One of the strategic industry groups within the Incentive Marketing Association, the Incentive Gift Card Council educates and connects those who provide gift cards to the incentive, reward and recognition market. Here, we take a look at the trends in gift cards, as well as an overview of whatís up at the IGCC.
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Photo Ops: Taking Advantage of Digital Camera Incentives

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Photo Ops: Taking Advantage of Digital Camera Incentives

By Emily Tipping

Despite their seeming ability to do anything and everything, there are still some things smartphones cannot do. Thatís why camera manufacturers have developed new innovations like longer zoom ranges and faster image capturing, so everyone can develop their photography skills and catch the moment.
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Safety First: Structured Programs Help Meet Safety Goals

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Safety First: Structured Programs Help Meet Safety Goals

By Deborah L. Vence

Safety programs have been one of the longest-standing uses of incentives, and with good reason. But there are things you should know to make these programs more effective at boosting safe practices in your workplace.
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Power Up Your Program: Make Your Incentive Program More Memorable

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Power Up Your Program: Make Your Incentive Program More Memorable

By Rick Dandes

An effective incentive or reward program requires a lot more than simply selecting the rewards you think will work best. Ideally, you are managing the expectations and experiences of participants from before the launch until well after the program is wrapped up.
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Your Connection to Motivation: Electronics & High-Tech Incentives

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Your Connection to Motivation: Electronics & High-Tech Incentives

By Emily Tipping

Consumer electronics have long held a top spot among incentives and rewards. Find out about the latest trends that are making these products even more covetable.
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United Behind the Power of Merchandise: A Closeup Look at the Incentive Manufacturers & Representatives Alliance

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United Behind the Power of Merchandise: A Closeup Look at the Incentive Manufacturers & Representatives Alliance

By Joseph Bush

One of the strategic industry groups under the umbrella of the Incentive Marketing Association (IMA), IMRA brings together the professionals focused on merchandise incentives to help grow the incentives and rewards marketplace.
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Inside The IESP: Incentive Engagement & Solutions Providers Offer Companies Better Resources, Knowledge

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Inside The IESP: Incentive Engagement & Solutions Providers Offer Companies Better Resources, Knowledge

By Deborah L. Vence

In this feature, we talk to some of the experts behind the scenes at the Incentive Engagement & Solution Providers (IESP), a strategic industry group within the Incentive Marketing Association.
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The Impact of Incentives on Organizational Change: Rewards & Recognition Help Smooth Transitions

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The Impact of Incentives on Organizational Change: Rewards & Recognition Help Smooth Transitions

By Brian Summerfield

When you want your workforce to get from point A to point B, it can be helpful to offer some carrots and kudos along the way.
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Event Horizons: The Impact of Fitting Events & Gifting Experiences

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Event Horizons: The Impact of Fitting Events & Gifting Experiences

By Rick Dandes

After Maui Jim introduced the concept of fitting events to the incentive marketplace, the concept took off. Hereís a closer look at the ins and outs of event gifting, with some words of advice on creating a successful interaction.
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Home Sweet Home: Housewares & Home Goods to Motivate Your Best

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Home Sweet Home: Housewares & Home Goods to Motivate Your Best

By Emily Tipping

When you want to provide a reward or incentive that has mass appeal, that you know will be appreciated, you canít go wrong with housewares and home goods. Here, we take a look at the latest trends in this perennially popular category.
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Premium Incentive Products Magazine

In the May/June issue, we dig into the latest trends in digital camera incentives, as well as taking a deeper look at the Incentive Gift Card Council and what's new in gift card incentives and rewards. We also offer features on ROI strategies, as well as challenges in incentives and how to avoid them.

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2019 IMRA Directory

Check out the Incentive Manufacturers & Representatives Alliance (IMRA) Directory for a listing of leading experts who can help ensure success on your investment in incentives, motivation and engagement programs. Our Annual IMRA Directory is just the place to find what you need,

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Inspiration For Motivation Newsletter

The Inspiration For Motivation e-newsletter brings you the most up-to-date products and ideas that inspire performance. Every month we offer solutions to help you develop effective incentive programs using products to motivate.

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