It’s Not a Trip; It’s An Experience

Why the smart approach to incentive travel is no longer just about the destination. From magazines and morning TV shows to one of the most popular rewards programs in the world, there’s a lot of talk about accumulating experiences instead of stuff. And it’s gaining just as much traction in the world of incentive travel.

3 Ways to Increase Meeting Engagement

Getting attendees to the event is the first step. Keeping them engaged is the game changer. There’s a lot of time and effort that goes into preparing your event or meeting, from choosing an enticing location and intriguing topics to selecting speakers who people actually want to listen to. But these days, even when attendees… Read More

You’re Not Spending, You’re Investing

Channel & sales incentives aren’t expenses – they’re relationship and business builders. The expenses associated with offering rewards, events, and exclusive experiences for distributors and channel partners can be a daunting proposition – especially if you work with a large network and have a limited budget. But what you might be missing is the value… Read More

What You Need to Know to Get Started With Channel Incentives

As distributors and channel partners, you understand the importance – and challenges – of cultivating strong relationships. Keeping your partners motivated and aligned with your desired outcomes is a perpetual task, and without robust channel partnerships, your products are literally going nowhere. So how do you engage and encourage your channel partners, get them focused… Read More

Why Sales Incentives Work

If you have a sales team of any kind, chances are you’ve implemented some sort of incentive or bonus plan to motivate them. Whether it was cash based (commissions, bonuses, etc.), or non-cash based (trips, prizes, points, or other awards), sales incentives play a large role in the way we motivate our  teams. The type… Read More

Congratulations 2016 Star Performance Award Winners!

We at Motivation Excellence are dedicated to providing incredible experiences for our clients as well as participants on each and every program we deliver. In order to accomplish this, we partner with only the finest hotels & resorts, destination management partners, and travel support companies in the industry. Our commitment to excellence largely depends on… Read More

Why You Need a Non-Cash Employee Incentive Program

Once upon a time in the years before the internet and social media and people actually stayed at the same company their entire lives, companies didn’t think to worry about employee incentives. Their form of recognition was a lapel pin when employees hit years-of-service milestones, or perhaps a lump sum bonus check for hitting a… Read More