Close

A meeting planner’s diagram for success

As a meeting planner, your co-workers most certainly think your gig is glamourous. Hallway conversations tend to center around, “where are you headed next?” “how many stamps in your passport?”, or “how was Maui?”  They never ask, “hey, how many salespeople hit their goal?”, or “looks like you had a great turnout at the conference.” […]

Read More

MotivAction and Petco Named 2019 Motivation Masters by Incentive Magazine

[Minneapolis, MN] (March 4, 2019) – Northstar Meetings Group and Incentive Magazine today announced MotivAction, a Minneapolis-based performance improvement company, and Petco as winners of the 2019 Motivation Masters award in the Recognition Category for development and delivery of the MyPetcoRecognition Program. “We wanted to build a top-notch program that would rally our corporate, supply chain […]

Read More

Does your incentive plan have a purpose?

At MotivAction we like to say, “design around your goals and let nothing muddy those waters”.  It’s true in any program we design, whether it’s for employee engagement, a meeting, conference or event, and especially with a sales incentive program. We see many organizations spending excessive amounts on sales incentives without a focus on the […]

Read More

What’s With All This Enterprise Engagement Drivel?

There’s a ton being said about Enterprise Engagement, but what does is really mean? Since we have the world’s first ISO 10018-certified Enterprise Engagement technology, we’ll take a crack at explaining. Historically, employee engagement had multiple separate branches such as social recognition, wellness, business development, etc. and they were treated as independent entities. However, this […]

Read More

Mangled in Translation

How often have your marketing folks toiled and sweated to create brand marketing about a new product or service, spent months training the organization on delivery, and working with sales to crystallize your key attributes – only to have your dealers or partners “amplify on your behalf” with an abomination of your message? Your logo […]

Read More

MotivAction’s Encore Platform World’s First to Earn ISO 10018 Enterprise Engagement Technology Certification

[Minneapolis, MN] (June 7, 2018) – MotivAction, a certified veteran-owned global performance improvement company, announced today that its Encore technology is the world’s first Enterprise Engagement platform to achieve ISO 10018 technology certification. Encore powers Enterprise Engagement on a global scale; three of the top six companies on the Fortune 500 use MotivAction technology to drive Enterprise Engagement. […]

Read More

Does anyone still care?

Employee Appreciation Day, or Week, or Month (however we choose to celebrate it) has come and gone. Hundreds, thousands, even hundreds of thousands of gestures changed hands in March helping punctuate our belief that indeed, our colleagues and co-workers matter. But do you still care today, more than a month later? So often we lift […]

Read More

Employee Appreciation Day…already?

This morning you woke up and realized that Employee Appreciation Day is…today! Say wha???? Already?? Chances are, you’ve turned to Google for ideas: company T-shirts; breakfast bar; personal project time; lunch out; movie day; volunteering opportunities; spot bonuses; time off; concerts; popcorn cart; gift cards; bring-your-dog to work day; lottery tickets; on-site massage therapist; sweepstakes […]

Read More