Express recently released the results of two polls on holiday bonuses revealing that what employees want and what employers are willing to give are often different things.
In an online poll, employees and job seekers were asked, “How do you wish your company showed appreciation to employees?” Twenty-seven percent said “cash bonus,” and 13% said “pay raises.”
Express received responses from 230 individuals who identify as “job seekers and those new to the career world.”
How Do You Wish Your Company Showed Appreciation to Employees?
- Cash Bonus – 27%
- Pay Raises – 13%
- Days Off or Shortened Holiday Hours – 9%
- Gift Cards – 5%
- Gift Items Other Than Money – 1%
- A Holiday Party – 1%
- Other – 1%
- A Combination of the Above – 35% Read More→