Advancing the Science of Incentives and Motivation

Through Research

Browse through our extensive library of research on non-cash rewards, incentive travel, motivational meetings and recognition.

Advancing the Science of Incentives and Motivation

Through Research

Browse through our extensive library of research on non-cash rewards, incentive travel, motivational meetings and recognition.

Access the IRF’s recent, relevant and impactful research

Research

Decentralized Workforce: Fundamental Drivers & Engagement in the New Workplace 

As the pandemic recedes, evidence from many studies and worker’s surveys suggests that the shift is lasting, and that the demand for remote and flexible work may be symptomatic of a broader, rebalanced approach to life and work.

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Event

IRF 2022 Leadership Insights Forum

Leadership Insights Forum is targeted to executive-level third party and end user decision-makers. During the two-day experiential event, attendees will have access to pre-released IRF research and participate in insightful facilitated discussions.

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Academic Insights

Academic Research In Action: Recognition: The Problem And The Remedy – Active Constructive Responding

Appreciation doesn’t have to be in writing – face-to-face will do the trick too – but when you commit to it in writing, or even record it in a video, it can be turned to again and again with surprising benefits for both giver and receiver.

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Research

Decision Drivers 2022: Elevating The Experience

In a challenging labor market, experiences take on an elevated level of importance for organizations working to retain top performers, attract new talent, and motivate middle performers to achieve new levels of success.

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Research

Incentive Expectations and Reality in the Hospitality Industry

Companies are getting back to incentive travel resulting in extraordinary demand on a set of suppliers still largely in recovery mode.

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Research
incentive travel destination and their preferences

Incentive Travel Destination Preferences & Their Impact on Motivation

The 2022 IRF Destination Preferences Study shows that interest in incentive travel as a motivating sales reward has never been higher.

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webinar

IRF Webinar: Incentive Travel Destination Preferences & Their Impact on Motivation

In this webinar, we’ll discuss where participants want to travel and why – based on the IRF’s employee preference survey and Cvent’s booking data. We’ll also drill down to the elements that provide maximum inspiration to earn the award.

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