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How to Squeeze the Most Out of the Rest of Your Summer Vacation

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Are you trying to squeeze in one last getaway before summer officially comes to a close? About 82 percent of workers check in with the office daily while on vacation, creating what we call a workation—a blending of work and vacation. Although it might not seem like the ideal scenario, you can successfully enjoy your vacation while stayin­g connected to ... Read More »

The Modern Retreat: Meet Your Virtual Team on Workation

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The dreaded workation crams work into employees’ personal time off, but there’s another version of the workation that can be energizing and productive for the entire business: the company-planned workation. The traditional company workation (a.k.a. the corporate retreat) brings to mind team-building activities in the woods and executives talking strategy on the golf course, but the latest work trends in ... Read More »

Missed the Webcast? Watch PGi’s Karrie Andes and Rejuvenate Your HR Benefits

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In case you missed it, last week PGi HR professional Karrie Andes presented a webcast entitled “Boring Benefits? Rejuvenate the Way You Communicate!” In her webcast, Karrie shared her expertise on creating an engaging benefits program that reaches and educates your entire organization. Watch the webcast above and learn: What do the Marketing Pros know? Marketing professionals utilize a wide ... Read More »

PGi Shares Collaboration Implementation Expertise at Gartner Catalyst

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Some of IT’s biggest challenges now include mobility, cloud and big data, all of which were addressed with breakthrough solutions at the Gartner Catalyst Conference in San Diego. During “Architecting the Digital Business: Scaling and Securing Cloud, Mobility and Data,” Gartner’s analyst community explained how IT can keep up with big data and secure businesses amidst mobility and cloud computing. PGi ... Read More »

Make Your Customers Love Your Company

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Customers are your biggest asset and you don’t want to give them any reason to leave. For that reason alone, the customer service experience is an area of increasing importance for many companies. Before the internet, companies shared a limited connection with their customers and the customer experience only mattered during business hours. In today’s technology driven world, customers have ... Read More »

What to Do After Your Big Web Event

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A good webinar may seem like it’s all about the planning and execution, but what you do after your big web event matters just as much, too. Whether you’re generating leads, educating employees or building fans, the following steps can help you continue engagement and gain valuable information to achieve your goals. Immediately after your webinar, extend your gratitude to both attendees and registrants ... Read More »

Types of Flex Work

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Flexible work arrangements give employees the freedom they need to successfully balance their personal and professional lives. There are several different types of flexible work arrangements. Although this is not an exhaustive list, here are 12 of the most common types of flex work: 1. Compressed Work Employees work a 40-hour work week in less than the traditional 8-hour day, ... Read More »

4 Things You Should do Before You Complete Your Summer Internship

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Summer internships are great opportunities for college students to gain experience and a better understanding of what kind of job they prefer when they graduate. Is your summer internship coming to a close?  Don’t say your goodbyes just yet.  Here are four things that are necessary to do before you head off to school and switch back to study mode: ... Read More »

Register for Benefits Webcast: Rejuvenate the Way You Communicate

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Your company and your team has invested a lot of time and money into assessing various benefit plans that will bring the most value to your associates and organization. Now, you must find ways to effectively communicate this information to all of your employees. In an effort to keep employees engaged and interested, organizations are constantly looking for new, creative ... Read More »

Watch and Read: PGi CEO Boland Jones on Balancing Innovation

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“I find myself, a lot of times, as the CEO of a technology company, getting worn out with how fast things change.” – PGi CEO Boland Jones In the above video and in a recent blog on LinkedIn, PGi’s Boland Jones has been exploring the idea of balancing innovation, and how the breakneck speed of technological innovation can be a ... Read More »