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Gifts vs Money: What do Employees Value More

Want to let your employees know they are appreciated? What form of recognition are you considering? Spoken praise in private or in public, gift card, physical gift, cash…, there are so many possibilities. What is the best option to let your employees know you care about them and appreciate their effort?
Let us take a look at the pros and cons of the two major forms of recognition, gifts and money.

The Impact of Ecommerce on Rural Nigeria

The Impact of Ecommerce on Rural Nigeria

Nigeria is a big country, geographically and in terms of population. Like most developing countries, it has a few sprawling metropolises and then the rest of the country is rural. This article explores how the advent of the internet is changing the face of rural Nigeria

Best Gift Box for employees

Best small gifts as Employee Rewards

Are you a company considering the possibility of introducing employee rewards? What to give, what is right, what is over the top, what is too little? You have heard of good practices elsewhere but they seem to cost a lot of money? We may have a few good suggestion for you.

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Wisdom and Levity

Yes sometimes wisdom and a little levity go together. Enjoy a few western proverbs and feel free to add a few of your own in the comments section. After eating an entire bull, a mountain lion felt so good he started roaring. He kept it up until a hunter came along and shot him. The […]

Adaptable human beings

The adaptable human beings

When the airlines started charging for checked-in baggage, there was a lot of hue and cry. Their (the airlines) excuse was and remains, that fuel has become very expensive. Because the economy is down, people want cheap tickets, so lugging your heavy bags is costing us fuel/money. You want to carry bags – you pay. […]

Try Try Again till you succeed

If at first you fail, try try again

The Dallas Mavericks are a great example of perseverance and hard work. From the depths of despair of loosing to the Miami Heat in 2006, to being knocked out in the first round by the 8th seed the following season to being called soft and one and done boys, they finally climbed the mountain and […]

The reach of the internet

The amazing reach of the internet

We have been strictly an e-commerce company since 1996 but it never ceases to amaze me how far and wide the reach of the internet is. Look at the graph below. It only lists the top 10 traffic originating countries but they are spread over four continents. Think about all the opportunities we have today. […]

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