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Motivating and Engaging Your Team

Posted On: May 31, 2018 by Skywalk Group in: Employee Retention, Management Development, Team Building

One of the hardest parts of being the leader of a team is keeping your team members not only motivated but also engaged. When employees are able to stay focused, there is less turnover and better performance leading to even more motivation. If it feels like engaging your team members seems impossible, take into consideration these three tips. Try a tailored approach – With all leadership, there is never one right way to lead. There is also not a single best way to motivate and engage your team. Just as people learn differently, they are also motivated differently. A few ways to help tailor your approach include: SMART goal setting: This means making your goal follow certain criteria including being specific, measurable, attainable, relevant and timely. Understand, as a leader, what each of your team members needs individually so you are able to provide guidance and feedback. Also, keep in mind that there is no “one size fits all” approach to keeping your...