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How to Motivate Employees in Less Than 5 Minutes

Motivate In A Flash

Want to motivate your employees, but don’t quite have the time to do it? According to this article by Shari Alexander, you can do it all in just 5 minutes. Alexander lists four ways that you can get the batteries charged for all your employees, including:

  •  Focusing on the bigger picture
  • Emphasizing the importance of process
  • Paying attention to what excites them
  • Positive reinforcement

Build On Excitement

Focusing on each of these points might not take much time, but it certainly helps your employees understand where the organization is going and how they fit into that effort. For example, the point of “paying attention to what excites them” involves reading body language clues to determine what your employee needs to hear at the very moment you are having a conversation, allowing for a micro-moment of inspiration and motivation! 

Read the full article here: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229788

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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