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4 Ways to Inspire Your Team Members Today

HeroFeel like your team is just crawling through the day, under-motivated and not particularly inspired to do the best work possible? It’s not surprising: with so many people doing more work than ever before, it’s easy to lose sight of the inspiration in everyday work. This post by Chris LoCurto provides four ways that you as a leader can help inspire your team to do great things. The first tip is to praise in public as much as possible. While we are all adults in business, it’s not a far stretch to say that getting a gold star still has a lasting effect (especially if that “gold star” comes from our boss and is expressed in front of leadership). The next tip is to give them a hand written note explaining something they did that was outstanding. The last two tips are very material: take them out for good coffee or give them a “fifty dollar handshake.” 

About Matthew Kabik

Matthew Kabik is the former Editor of Computer Aid's Accelerating IT Success. He worked at Computer Aid, Inc. from 2008 to 2014 in the Harrisburg offices, where he was a copywriter, swordsman, social media consultant, and trainer before moving into editorial.

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