Fifty Innovative and Fun Nonmonetary Rewards
The book 1001 Ways to Reward Employees (see the Resources appendix) by Bob Nelson has been floating around in the business world for about 10 years and has sold more than 1.4 million copies. Its suggestions for employee rewards range from a bouquet of balloons and pinwheels, to a two-week promotion to the position of special assistant to the company president.
CASE IN POINT
John Sortino is the founder of the Vermont Teddy Bear Company and author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Being a Successful Entrepreneur (Alpha Books, 1999). When the Teddy Bear Company was just starting out and the number of ...