, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
a leading online flower delivery company, knows that when employees are under appreciated it hurts the bottom line.
, the CEO says, "Studies have shown that employee recognition and appreciation is very important in creating job satisfaction and boosting company morale. The Corporate Leadership Council published a report in which they found that happier employees result in increased loyalty, higher company profitability and greater
. My experience has been that happy employees reduce customer complaints."
Today, successful companies have come to recognize that their greatest asset is employees. Friday,
Employee Appreciation Day
, first introduced in 1995. On that day you will have an opportunity to show your employees that they are appreciated for their dedication and hard work.
Research studies report that employee recognition affects retention of workers because of increased job satisfaction. The
University of Vermont
found that companies with high levels of employee job satisfaction over time are able to recruit better talent.
.com recommends giving flowers or plants as a way to show your appreciation of employees. By doing so you will not only get the benefit of the appreciation effect, but also an additional benefit of
increased employee production
An eight-month study of creativity in the workplace conducted by
Texas A&M University
found that adding flowers and plants to an office resulted in a 15 percent increase in ideas from male employees and more flexible solutions to problems from their female counterparts.
Remember to say "
" to your employees on
Friday, March 1
it's good for your business!
is rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. The company has also been voted "Best Florist" over a dozen times.
delivers from their own brick and mortar flower shops with their own delivery fleet, and through FedEx and UPS from coast to coast. Deliveries are also made via a computerized sending network of affiliated shops. They provide delivery throughout most of
the United States
, and over eighty countries around the world.
is the CEO of
, a multi-million dollar online floral delivery operation. He also owns
Wesley Berry Flowers
-based brick and mortar florist established in 1946.
Shoppers can conveniently make floral purchase by phone at 888.851.2881 and online at
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.