How do you motivate employees who are not performing at their best?
Unmotivated employees affect productivity and the whole mood of the office. What tips and suggetions can you give to improve employee motivation and increase their productivity?
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As a marketing sales manager I had a team of 25+ different personality individuals age range 14-65. You have to talk to them, get to know who they are. Build a trust/bond. It will be easier after that because they will respect you and possibly even like you. You can find their strength and their weakness then work on it. Hint we did motivational training every day.
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