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Finding creative strategies to motivate employees isn’t easy. Sure, employers can keep their employees engaged and motivated with benefits like free lunches, unlimited PTO and company-hosted social events, but for employers looking for something a little less conventional, try embracing more tech in the workplace.
Here are four ways technology can help managers boost engagement and create a motivated workforce:
1. Increase sharing and collaboration.
Cloud-based file sharing tools like Google Drive and Dropbox are gaining traction within businesses both small and large. They can be helpful in motivating employees to get things done by eliminating basic frustrations in the workplace (i.e. spending entirely too much time searching for files in a disorganized shared drive).
In addition to making it easier to find and share documents with team members, cloud-based sharing tools can keep track of