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What lies beyond money? – Is money a motivator in the workplace
Sanchari Majumder | June 8th, 2017, 8:12 am

Money motivation factor at workplace – Is money a motivator in the workplace ?

WHAT is that ‘something’ that inspires you every Monday morning to kick-start another week of your 9-5 life? What drives you for just another day? Is it just the paycheck? Is money a motivator in the workplace ?

Many would agree, but most wont. Yes, salary can give you the basic comfort required to survive but what is it that motivates you to work at your work place every day? In short, what lies beyond money?

In a word, it’s the FEEL GOOD factor that propels you to work every day. It involves all the necessary attributes that every employee dreams of – a warm welcome from a colleague, a cheerful team environment, appreciation from boss, feeling of being valued for your contribution, the fact that you are not just one of them, fun events etc., and the list can go on and on.

If you look carefully, all these intrinsic parameters foster an environment where you feel engaged with your workplace, and this engagement is woven together with your colleagues as you step together with the management towards a common goal and create ripples which directly impacts business. In short, happy employees are bound to ensure happy customers. Engaged employees are the force majeure that pushes the company to cross growth targets.

The question now, is, how would you best utilize the power of social recognition to drive employee engagement? Take a look at BRAVO, where we address all your thoughts and queries on how to get the best value out of the best minds. Invest in your future. Look beyond money.

I hope this post has given you overview on Is money a motivator in the workplace ? and what are the factors that actually drive motivation in employees.  You might also like to read How recognition can assist in your culture and strategy execution

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