Dane Schwartz

Dane Schwartz

Dane is an experienced marketing professional with more than 15 years under his belt and prides himself on being a unique blend of strategy and action. His experience ranges from enterprise organizations to small startups, and across numerous industries. As the former leader of Product Marketing at Snagajob, Dane is a storyteller who loves bringing brands and products to life and connecting with the end-user!

Recent posts by Dane Schwartz

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4 Expert Tips to Reduce Employee Turnover

By Dane Schwartz on May 22, 2023 8:30:00 AM

Are you tired of constantly losing valuable employees? Employee turnover is not only costly for your business, but it also affects team morale and productivity. 

The good news is that there are solutions to reduce employee turnover and improve communication within your organization. 

In this blog post, we will share four tips in which business communication solutions can help you retain top talent, create a more engaged workforce, and thus increase sales. 

Topics: Company Culture Employee Experience Employee Engagement Hiring and retention
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Best Practices For Sending Out An Employee Survey

By Dane Schwartz on Apr 10, 2023 8:50:00 AM

Employee surveys can provide insightful data to employers and HR professionals about employee morale or collective attitudes about aspects of the workplace. Companies that regularly survey their workers in an effective way have more opportunities to improve frontline employee communications. Still, many need more time or resources to know how to design an effective survey that yields beneficial results. Enter goHappy Hub—a platform built exclusively for employee-centric engagement and feedback that empowers organizations with proven best practices in sending out employee surveys.

Topics: Employee Experience Employee Engagement Employee Engagement Survey
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Setting Boundaries At Work: Texting After Hours

By Dane Schwartz on Apr 5, 2023 9:28:00 AM

“Can you cover tomorrow’s shift for so-and-so?”

Read 7:12 PM.

No response.

Many working Americans report experiencing a negative emotional response to the end of the weekend and personal freetime as the “Sunday Scaries”–an anxious feeling about the work week ahead that cuts into the final hours of off-the-clock bliss. But, perhaps the only thing worse to interrupt an employee’s time off work is receiving unexpected or poorly timed messages from their employer.  

Topics: Frontline Workers Employees Employee Experience
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4 Employee Engagement Ideas For Your Frontline Workers

By Dane Schwartz on Mar 24, 2023 11:04:35 AM

Let's face it: organizations crave high engagement levels from their frontline employees but are often short of ideas on exactly how to accomplish this. 

Topics: Frontline Workers Employees Employee Experience Employee Engagement
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How the Best Managers Foster Employee Recognition

By Dane Schwartz on Mar 8, 2023 8:47:51 AM

Take a moment to think about your favorite job that you've ever had. Most likely, one of the reasons that this job was meaningful to you was because of the relationships that you had with your employer and your fellow employees. When we feel valued at the workplace, our work feels more meaningful. 

Now more than ever, it is important that employees feel valued at the workplace. One way to accomplish this is through employee recognition.

Topics: Employees Company Culture Employee Appreciation
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The Happy 10: Practical Employee Appreciation Ideas

By Dane Schwartz on Mar 1, 2023 2:08:31 PM

As Dr. Bob Nelson says, “Take time to appreciate employees and they will reciprocate in a thousand ways.” 

Topics: goHappy Employees Employee Experience Employee Appreciation
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Building Employee Morale with Frontline Employee Appreciation Messages

By Dane Schwartz on Jan 9, 2023 8:30:00 AM

In our post-pandemic world, it's not enough to assume frontline employees are just " happy to have a job." 

Things have changed, and frontline workers no longer seek jobs where the expectation is the bare minimum in exchange for a paycheck. 

They are more attracted to a work environment where they feel valued and respected, with managers who make them feel like they're contributing to something significant and are working towards common goals. 

Topics: Communication Company Culture Employee Experience Employee Appreciation
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Communication Strategies For Mobile Workforce Management

By Dane Schwartz on Dec 19, 2022 8:30:00 AM

If you're an HR Director, Communications Director, or Talent Acquisition Specialist who manages a mobile workforce, you know how challenging good communication can be.

Deskless workers often work in remote settings or visit different locations throughout the day, so you may go long stretches without seeing or verbally communicating with some of your employees. 

Because of this, communication channels that work for office and onsite employees aren't practical for mobile workers.

Topics: Communication Frontline Workers Workplace Communication
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6 Employee Appreciation Gifts For Hourly Workers

By Dane Schwartz on Dec 5, 2022 12:04:00 PM

Your frontline employees work hard. And amid busy schedules and the holiday rush, it can be easy to overlook showing them how much you appreciate their dedication to your organization.

Hourly workers often put in more than 40-hour work weeks during the holiday season — especially amid a labor crisis — and miss out on celebrations with family and friends. 

Although frontline employees receive overtime pay for their extra hours, it’s a requirement by the department of labor. 

Rewarding your hourly workers beyond what is expected of you, especially when they sacrifice so much, is essential to let them know you care. 

Topics: Company Culture Employee Experience Employee Engagement Employee Appreciation
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6 Employee Engagement Ideas That Actually Work

By Dane Schwartz on Nov 7, 2022 3:30:13 PM

Engaged employees have higher productivity levels, lower absenteeism rates, and greater job satisfaction. 

In addition, companies with high employee engagement tend to financially outperform those with low engagement scores.

Although the positive outcomes from engaged employees speak for themselves, many businesses still need help to proactively engage their frontline workers.

Topics: Employee Experience Employee Engagement