Meaningful Rewards? Skip the Coffee – Remember the Sticker…

Kathy Rapp Kathy Rapp

In second grade, it was all about getting the scratch-n-sniff sticker.  Not the gold star, not the smiley face, but the highly coveted (and in my case grape scented) scratch-n-sniff on the top of your paper.  This meant you REALLY aced the test or your sentence structure was better crafted than all the other kids in the class.  Wasn’t it …

No Fa-Fa-Fa-Fooling – Coaching Def Leppard (and Your New Hires) Not to Commit Political Suicide..

Kris Dunn Culture, Kathy Rapp, Onboarding, Retention

I admit it.  I LOVE Def Leppard.  Regardless of the fact that I don’t understand much of what Joe Elliot actually sings: ”You’re bringin’ on the heartbreak, yeah yeah, uh huh, watermelon…”, the band rocks and I still remember sitting in my date’s Honda Prelude, CD blaring on our way to the “Hysteria” concert – topped off with a post-concert …