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VIP Crowd Employee Spotlight: Bryon Thompson

How did you end up working in your field and at VIP Crowd? I have worked in sales my whole career. My first job was selling phone systems for Lucent Technologies. I then went to work for ADP, where I spent … Read More

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ILSHRM 2018: How to Make the Most of the HR Conference

In only two weeks, 500+ HR professionals will get together for two days at the 2018 Illinois State SHRM Conference and Expo. Whether it’s your first time attending (like us!) or you’re a regular, here is some helpful information so … Read More

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Gallup Reports Employee Engagement is on the Rise

Gallup recently reported that 34% of U.S. workers are engaged at work, tying for the highest in Gallup history. In addition, only 13% are actively disengaged at work, the lowest Gallup has ever recorded. 4 Reasons Employee Engagement is Rising … Read More

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VIP Crowd Employee Spotlight: Alexa Lindsey

How did you end up working in your field and at VIP Crowd? In school and life, I always enjoyed activities that allowed me to be creative, which is why I started out as a design major in college. It was … Read More

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5 Ways to Celebrate Happiness Happens Month at Work

Almost 20 years ago, the Secret Society of Happy People (yup, that’s a thing) declared August as Happiness Happens Month. Each year the Secret Society of Happy People (SSHP) chooses a theme, and this year’s theme is Be the Reason … Read More

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The Key to Employee Engagement: Help Employees Find a Sense of Purpose

Today’s employee environment has changed. Not only has technology transformed the way work gets done, but it has drastically changed the expectations employees have for their employer. Gone are the days of finding satisfaction working in a cubicle from 9-5, … Read More

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6 Tips for Managing Millennials & Keeping Them Engaged

A recent Gallup study found that only 29% of employed millennials are engaged at work, with another 16% of millennials being actively disengaged. This indifference millennials have towards their work has lead to job-hopping. It’s not so much that millennials … Read More

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12 Ways to Increase Employee Engagement

Employee engagement has been a hot topic for companies for quite some time, and for good reason. According to Gallup, 70% of the American workforce is not engaged. With job-hopping on the rise, it’s more important than ever for companies … Read More

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VIP Crowd Employee Spotlight: Evan Short

How did you end up working in your field and at VIP Crowd? I have been working with software, either as a hobby or as a job, since I was in high school. At Purdue I met our VP of … Read More

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7 Easy Ways to Boost Customer Retention

The numbers don’t lie – B2B customer retention is essential to your company’s growth: A 5% increase in customer retention can increase profits by 25-95% (Bain & Company). Acquiring a new customer is anywhere from five to 25 times more … Read More