group incentive

group incentive

[′grüp in′sen·tiv]
(industrial engineering)
Any wage incentive applied to more than one employee who is engaged in group work characterized by interdependent relationship between operations with consequent physical proximity and unification of interest.
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The company offers full-service performance improvement solutions, including meeting and event management, group incentive travel and individual recognition solutions through its wholly owned subsidiary Creative Group, Inc.
Probably the best-known individual or small group incentive pay plan is piece rate.
Group incentives are subject to a "public goods" problem: individual members may free-ride on performance of other group members unless selective, individual-level performance measures are applied to distribute a share of group incentive payment in proportion to individual provider contribution to the team's production (Olson 1965).
Process : Implementation of the project will last 14 months, which will be contacting the target group, individual consultation for the target group incentive program for entry into the labor market, retraining and placement to new target groups or job placement.
NATPE's Station Group Incentive Program, which offered incentives to attract various sized station groups, did the trick, with 28 station groups registered to attend.
Another five submissions under the initiative's dedicated corporate meetings and incentives schemes were supported and staged last year including the Schlumberger Interchange attended by 150 delegates; Toshiba Europe attended by 50 delegates; the Close Asset Group Incentive with 37 delegates; The Owners Group Abu Dhabi attended by 180 delegates and the InterContinental Hotel Groups Asia, Middle East and Africa Leaders Meeting attended by 400 delegates.
17745), co-authors Douglas Kruse, Joseph Blasi, and Richard Freeman find that firms that make greater use of group incentive pay with supportive policies decrease voluntary turnover by almost 11 percentage points.
We've won the group incentive (supported by hair products giant Redken) of an all expenses paid long weekend in New York in March.
Students in group incentive schools score better than those in control schools over most durations of exposure, but these are not always significant and students who complete five years of primary school under the program do not score significantly higher than those in control schools.
However, under group incentive schemes, individual teachers may not have sufficient motivation to improve their own performance if they know that their success in attaining a bonus depends heavily on the efforts made by other teachers.
Glewwe, Ilias, and Kremer (2008) report on a group incentive program offered to teachers in grades four and eight in randomly selected primary schools in Kenya.
Sutton Group Incentive Realty, 2002 (Hunt), the plaintiff had been drinking alcohol at a work function and then continued to a bar with her co-workers, two of whom offered for her to stay at their homes rather than drive home.
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