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22/03/2017 By Eleanor
Is your team lacking morale? It might be time to introduce a corporate uniform.
Reaching your maximum potential as an organisation is really only possible when you have a cohesive team on board. You need a team that identifies with the same values as the company, as well as working towards shared goals.
If you are finding that your employees are working as individuals, rather than a team it is highly likely that your employees do not feel as though there is a team environment. Therefore your employees lack morale. However, there is an extremely simple way to boost team morale at an internal level, introduce a corporate uniform. While employees are likely to resist the idea of a corporate uniform they are not just beneficial to your company, but also to the employees themselves.
Often employees find it extremely hard to bond and develop positive relationships with their superiors and their colleagues. So introducing a uniform effectively blurs the lines between management and employees. As everyone is wearing the same apparel, employees will start to feel as equals. There will now be a sense of an all for one, one for all working environment making it far easier to form positive relationships. As a result the level of communication between an employee and their superior will often increase.
Secondly, corporate apparel becomes a major part of your corporate identity and culture. Uniforms often serve as a source of pride, people feel proud to represent the team they are a part of. So wearing the company name, logo or tagline on their shirts enables employees to strongly identify with the values held by the company. Ultimately by boosting your teams morale and creating a positive working environment productivity will inrease, employees will now strive to attain their goals.
Is it time to boost your teams morale with a corporate uniform? EmbroidMe has a solution for you.
EmbroidMe is New Zealand’s largest embroidery franchise, providing custom embroidery, screen printing, and promotional products nationwide. With a range of high quality corporate apparel the team at EmbroidMe will work with you to choose apparel that suits your teams identity and culture.
Give your local EmbroidMe store a call today, and start keeping your logo front and centre every day.
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03/11/2016 By Eleanor
As another busy year comes to an end, and we get closer to Christmas, it’s the perfect time to promote your brand and show others how much you care. Corporate gifts and promotional products are a fantastic way to reward your customers and staff, and really show how much you appreciate them.
16/09/2016 By Eleanor
Polo shirts are perfect for teams, events, business wear, retail uniforms, casual wear and more. During the changeable spring weather and in the lead up to summer, there are styles, fabrics and colours to suit any need. As an incentive to buy from EmbroidMe during September/October we’re offering a $5 discount off the purchase price of a new polo shirt when you trade in an old one.