It’s really easy as an employee to become discouraged with your employer. Unlike software and business tools, employees are people—people with feelings and emotions. And in order to get the best performance out of your employees you have to motivate them.

To help, we devised 10 simple and actionable pieces of advice that business owners could use to increase employee motivation in their workplace.

10WaystoMotivateEmployees

Concept: Jane Garcia Buhks

Graphic Design: Elizabeth Nichols

Writing: Peri Appollo Schacknow