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How is Gainsharing Different from Profit Sharing - Gainsharing Hotline

Often people mistakenly say "Profit Sharing" when they are talking
about their Company's Gainsharing System. I get the impression that
people use the terms interchangeably.
Gainsharing is quite different from Profit Sharing.
1. Power to Motivate Rank and File Employees
For motivation...


Do You Tell The Truth or Hide It" - Gainsharing Hotline

In this issue -->
Often, managers are hesitant to post workers' performance numbers. "We shouldn't single them out."
If it's the truth, we shouldn't shy away from showing it.
Giving Feedback is essential to managing performance and making work more like a game. . . . .

Control Changing Labor Demands - Gainsharing Hotline

Who Else Needs to Control Labor Costs, but Has
Constantly Changing Demand?
Does it seem like your labor costs go up and down
with the weather?
That's how it actually is for one of America's top
car wash companies, recently recognized by The
Wall Street Journal as one of the Top Small
Workplaces for 2009.
When it's sunny, people want their car washed
right...

How To Take Advantage of the Emerging Recovery - Gainsharing Hotline
In this issue -->
How To Take Advantage of the Emerging Recovery
Are you going to miss the opportunities the
recovery will bring?
You may have slacked off on training people, let
people go that had important skills, and/or are
spread pretty thin in key areas that need to
"come through" for your customers as demand picks
up.
Now that things are turning...

Self-Managing Labor Costs - Gainsharing Hotline
In this issue -->
Fortune 500 Company Uses Gainsharing to Weather
Downturn and Achieve "Self-Managing" Labor Costs
Do you need "Self-Managing" labor costs?
That is, your labor costs go down when demand goes
down.
That's what happens in Gainsharing companies.
- Want Proof?
Whole Foods Market, Inc., in their 2nd Quarter
2009 Earnings Report, noted that...

Driving Cost Containment - Gainsharing Hotline
In this issue -->
Driving Cost Containment
One of my Gainsharing clients made a casual
comment to me recently that they were in a "Cost
containment mode". There must be thousands of
management people thinking that same thought these
days!
As Mark Twain said, "None of us are smart enough
to remember all we know." With that in mind, a
quick review of...

Three Biggest Mistakes People Make Implementing Gainsharing
In this issue -->
Three Biggest Mistakes People Make Implementing
Gainsharing
(1) Not Being Specific on How to Drive the Gains
Without focus, without specific action plans, your
improvement efforts will fizzle and die.
Managers might try to motivate people by saying
something like "If we have a five percent
productivity improvement this month, then...

Self-Adjusting Labor Costs
Do you need to adjust labor costs to changing business
conditions?

Lean and Gainsharing
Do you need to rev-up the intensity of your lean
system?
How to fire up employees about lean efforts. Lean
and gainsharing: Two systems that enhance one
another

Gainsharing - It's Time to Get Personal
It's Time to Get Personal
Have you ever been frustrated by the lack of urgency in your
company to achieve goals? There doesn't seem to be passion and
commitment to make them happen. The goals just seem to lay there.
Like achieving them is optional.
What's wrong?
It's not as though achieving the goals really is optional. All
kinds of bad things happen...

Gainsharing Hotline - How to Keep the Spark Alive: Long-Term Pay-For-Performance Success
How do you keep the spark alive in a Gainsharing System or other
pay-for-performance program? That's a question that I've been asked
many times over the years.
A client recently sent me that question after they paid a record
Gainsharing bonus. He said...


 

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