Motivate Your Team with Recognition and Rewards

Reinforcing desired behaviors makes people feel good and leads to more of the same

Karl Wiegers
Jul 14, 2019 · 6 min read
A blackboard with “Well Done” written on it.
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hen I managed a small software group long ago I initiated a simple (and slightly corny) recognition program. When someone reached a minor milestone or helped someone else solve a problem, I gave him a package of M&M candies with a tag attached…