Boost productivity without breaking the bank — Considering on-the-job incentives
Abstract: When looking to boost productivity, it’s natural to want to incentivize workers. But should a contractor offer incentives to project crews in today’s uncertain economy? Not without serious thought, of course. But if doing so will improve timeliness, the long-term results could pay off. This article looks at some issues to consider. It discusses setting goals and determining the kinds of incentives to be offered, and providing written explanation and regular monitoring.