Praise Over Price: When recognition outweighs salary

Want to retain top talent during a salary freeze? According to data from the 2022 State of Recognition Report from Achievers Workforce Institute, weekly recognition drives higher engagement, advocacy, commitment, enthusiasm, and productivity compared to a fair salary.

The opposite is also true — those never recognized had significantly worse scores in these key areas than those who said their salary is not fair.

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The Workforce Institute is the research and insights arm of Achievers. It provides thought leadership based in science, data, and research and ensures our products and services are rooted in workforce science.

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Achievers has always been and will always be committed to uncovering and decoding valid scientific data to drive engagement of people in the workplace.

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The Workforce Institute is a group of individuals focused on bringing scientific process, academic standards, and a research-based approach together with the in-house expertise and behavioural data insights within Achievers.

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