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5 Great TED Talks To Inspire And Motivate

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Sometimes even the most motivated of employees has an off day, and require some additional motivation.  Below are 5 TED talks explaining how we can all find inspiration, motivation and happiness in what we do.

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Are LinkedIn Endorsements Too Easy?

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Back in September (2012), LinkedIn launched a new feature to complement the ‘Skills and Expertise’ section of user’s profiles.  The feature allows users to ‘endorse’ the skills and expertise listed by a contact, but is this feature a replacement for recommendations?

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CIPHR Client Interview

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At CIPHR we understand that our clients work in varied sectors, departments and roles and, as such, have differing requirements and expectations of our solutions.  With this in mind we have introduced, what will become, a regular feature article to gain an insight into our clients daily lives, the pressures and challenges they face and how they cope with, and overcome these.

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Gamification – Is Your Company Playing?

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Gamification is the use of game mechanics and design techniques in real world scenarios.   It is used to encourage people to take part in certain activities by making technology more engaging.  Gamification may be a relatively new term, however, the technique has been used in some form or another for some time.

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Do Your Employees Enjoy Their Working Environment?

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Above all, employees dictate the success or failure of a business.  A company can produce an excellent product or provide the best service, but if it’s employees are not happy in their environment then things will start to go wrong, and quickly.  Knowing how to motivate and retain productive, happy employees should be at the top of every Manager and HR professional’s agenda.

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