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Get to Know ME with Judi Froehlich

Get to Know ME with Judi Froehlich

Judi Froehlich is a few months into her role as Global Strategic Account Director at Motivation Excellence, but she brings a wealth of experience and more than a pinch of pizzazz! Thank you Judi for letting us Get to Know you. Read on and watch her video. You’ll learn...

Imposter Syndrome: Knock Self-doubt Out of Your Head

Imposter Syndrome: Knock Self-doubt Out of Your Head

Photo credit: Arisa Chattasa, Unsplash Did you know the people most likely to suffer from imposter syndrome are high-achieving, go-getters? It’s ironic, isn’t it? The people who most deserve to feel good about their accomplishments end up second-guessing their...

Get to Know ME with Bob Hertel

Get to Know ME with Bob Hertel

Bob Hertel, from our travel department, is a man of few words but exhibits sly humor and wise observations. As a long-timer in the industry, Bob helps us create outstanding travel programs filled with “Wow!” moments that motivate people to be sure to attend the...

Using Competition to Sharpen Your Edge

Using Competition to Sharpen Your Edge

Yes, some people can be too competitive. It can be seen as a turn-off. This blog, however, is going to give reasons why competition, when done in a healthy manner, is great for business and personal growth. Competition as a Motivator OxygenMag.com says competition...

Get to Know ME with Jillian Fehrenbach

Get to Know ME with Jillian Fehrenbach

Jillian Fehrenbach is a multi-talented hobbyist and a very helpful member of the Motivation Excellence team! In this month’s Get to Know ME edition, you can read below, and watch her video, to learn more about her love of a very specific literary genre, her nickname...

Active Listening is a Full Body Exercise

Active Listening is a Full Body Exercise

Active listening might not get your heart rate up like cardio, or increase muscle mass like weight lifting, but it definitely helps build your character and stretch your mind. From keeping eye contact to recognizing your body language, being a good active listener is...

Get to Know ME with Dawn Barchus

Get to Know ME with Dawn Barchus

This month we get to sneak a peek into the life of Dawn Barchus, a member of our accounting team in the Schaumburg office. Read below to find out what makes her laugh, and how her green thumb shows up early every year. Thanks, Dawn for letting us get to know you...

Keeping Your Company Culture Healthy – Here’s the Rx!

Keeping Your Company Culture Healthy – Here’s the Rx!

Image credit: Priscilla Du Preez, Unsplash We hear a lot about company culture these days. It’s becoming an increasingly important part of hiring and retaining top talent. GreatPlacetoWork.com points out Millennials are 11x more likely to leave a toxic work...

Get to Know ME with Mark Houska

Get to Know ME with Mark Houska

We love getting to know our coworkers a bit better and sharing what we learn with you! In this month’s edition of Get to Know ME, we learn about a new member of our Sales Team, Mark Houska. He’s from a large family and loves to explore the world! Read on, and watch...

Encouraging Volunteering at Work Pays Off for Your Business!

Encouraging Volunteering at Work Pays Off for Your Business!

Community involvement is a big deal at Motivation Excellence. At both our office locations, in Schaumburg, IL, and Traverse City, MI, our company sponsors volunteer activities several times a year AND allows employees to take two days off a year to help a favorite...

Destination Spotlight: Fairmont Canada

Destination Spotlight: Fairmont Canada

In this month’s edition of our Mission Engage Destination Spotlight series, we’re sharing information on what makes Fairmont properties in Canada’s rugged Western Mountain Region so special for group travel experiences. Fairmont is one of the luxury brands in the...

Get to Know ME with Michael Southerton

Get to Know ME with Michael Southerton

Join us this month, in our Get to Know ME segment, learning more about Michael Southerton. He’s been a lifer with VIKTOR, now Motivation Excellence, and has some serious indoor and outdoor abilities to share! Read below, and be sure to watch the linked video to hear...