6 ways to inspire and energize your workers

Who doesn’t want purpose, flexibility, comfort, respect and the opportunity for growth?

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Unfortunately, businesses still struggle to motivate employees and keep staff members fired up. Motivating employees doesn’t require an immense wealth of resources. It does, however, require intentional effort and commitment.

Here are six foolproof ways to boost morale and keep your employees happy:

1. Give your colleagues purpose.

Employees feel energized and engaged when they believe their work makes a meaningful difference. Communicators can play a key role by regularly showing affirmation, appreciation and respect for people’s hard work.

It’s miserable feeling that your work doesn’t matter. Remind your colleagues how valuable they are, and hammer home how important their contributions are to the organization.

2. Make the workplace comfortable.

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