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Inspirus Named a Top Employee Engagement Provider by HRO Today

Posted by Cara Pilgrim

June 29, 2018 at 9:47 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas – (June 29, 2018) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences was recently named a top employee engagement provider by HRO Today.

Through their research and editorial teams, HRO Today listed the top employee engagement providers based on factors including service breadth, size of deals and customer service reputation. The rationale for selection followed HRO Today’s logic that is used when producing any Baker’s Dozen rankings.

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Topics: Sodexo, engagement technology, employee experience, Employee Engagement, Engagement Platform, Rewards and Recognition, HRO Today, quality of life, SaaS

Inspirus CEO to Receive Women on the Move Award

Posted by Charlla Feller-Davis

November 3, 2016 at 6:00 AM

Mia_Mends_July_2015-3.jpgFORT WORTH, Texas — (November 3, 2016) Mia Mends, CEO of Sodexo Benefits and Rewards Services, USA and Inspirus, has been named to the Class of 2016 for the Texas Executive Women (TEW) Women on the Move award. Mends is among only 10 who will receive the award, which recognizes exceptional Houston women who exemplify the core values of TEW through their professional and civic achievements. 

The recipients will be honored on November 15 at the Bayou City Event Center in Houston during a luncheon, which serves as the primary source of funding for TEW’s scholarship fund and mentoring programs.

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Topics: Employee Engagement, Women on the Move, Texas Executive Women, Rewards and Recognition, Inspirus Leadership

Inspirus Named One of the Best Medium Workplaces in the Country by Great Place to Work and Fortune

Posted by Charlla Feller-Davis

October 13, 2016 at 2:15 PM

GPTW_Employee_Event.pngFORT WORTH, Texas – (October 13, 2016) We are proud to announce that Inspirus has recently been named one of the Best Medium Workplaces in The United States by Great Place to Work® and Fortune based on employee survey feedback. The list is based on employees’ anonymous responses to a survey about their levels of trust, pride and camaraderie at work, and out of the top 100 organizations, Inspirus placed 68th.

Published together with Fortune, the Best Small & Medium Workplaces rankings are based upon feedback from more than 52,000 employees at Great Place to Work–Certified companies. Employees completed the anonymous Trust Index© survey, answering questions about how frequently they experience the behaviors that create a great workplace, including, for example, their assessment of the honesty and quality of communication by managers, degree of support for employees' personal and professional lives and the authenticity of relationships with colleagues.

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Topics: Community, Well-being, Rewards and Recognition, work-life-integration, motivating employees

Inspirus Named a Top Recognition Provider by HRO Today for Ninth Consecutive Year

Posted by Cara Pilgrim

September 19, 2016 at 10:43 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas – (September 19, 2016) For the ninth consecutive year, Inspirus has once again been named as a top recognition provider by HRO Today Magazine’s Baker’s Dozen Survey. Inspirus is a market leader in the recognition category, with an employee engagement platform that combines recognition with global rewards, well-being, learning, safety, and engagement measurement. That’s what Inspirus does every day as part of Sodexo’s Quality of Life Services offerings. 

The 2016 Baker’s Dozen Survey is a compilation of anonymous customer feedback which is then analyzed across three subcategories: service breadth, deal sizes and quality. HRO Today accumulates the data by weighing each question and category based on importance and using a predetermined algorithm. The scores are calculated in each subcategory, and the companies are then ranked overall according to the highest scores. The top 13 companies get published by HRO Today Magazine. 

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Topics: Employee Engagement, Rewards and Recognition, Analytics

Sodexo Acquires Inspirus LLC

Posted by Charlla Feller-Davis

September 7, 2016 at 6:30 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas — (Sept. 7, 2016) — Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, announced today it has acquired Inspirus, a 120-people strong engagement services company headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. The acquisition allows Sodexo to offer a comprehensive employee engagement proposition through state-of-the-art technology to companies of all sizes — in the U.S. and globally — delivering greater value and a stronger strategic partnership with Sodexo’s current and future customers.

“Our mission at Inspirus is to bring joy to work,” said Pete Chambers, chairman and CEO of Inspirus. “Sodexo’s acquisition of Inspirus allows the company to accelerate that mission through the immediate expansion of our global reach and capabilities, and the addition of key solutions and innovations spearheaded by Sodexo. This is an industry-changing acquisition. We are incredibly excited about the future and are honored to become part of the Sodexo family.”

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Topics: Acquisition, Employee Engagement, Global, Service Anniversaries, Rewards and Recognition, Incentives, Safety, Well-being, Learning, Analytics

Inspirus to Reveal New Employee Engagement Platform: Bringing Together Recognition and Rewards, Learning, Well-being, Safety, and More

Posted by Charlla Feller-Davis

October 16, 2015 at 8:00 AM

New Technology Expected to Disrupt Perceptions About Employee Engagement

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 16, 2015) Inspirus, an HR technology company focused on employee engagement, is excited to unveil this weekend its new comprehensive employee engagement platform. The technology is designed to bring together a full spectrum of initiatives typically siloed in disparate solutions across the organization.

Inspirus’ new platform combines employee recognition, global rewards, learning, well-being, safety, surveys and assessments, and community involvement. Those attending the HR Technology® Conference & Exposition in Las Vegas, Oct. 18 to 21, will get the first look at this disruptive new platform.

Inspirus will demonstrate the new platform through a mobile application at booth 2635.  Come see how Inspirus brings joy to work, one experience at a time.

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Topics: Wellness, Community, Well-being, Mobile-centric Learning, Rewards and Recognition, Learning, Employee Engagement, Safety, Surveys, Engagement Platform, HR Technology, Micro-Learning, Game-Based Approach to Learning

Inspirus to Unveil Comprehensive Employee Engagement Platform at Upcoming HR Technology® Conference & Exposition

Posted by Charlla Feller-Davis

October 12, 2015 at 8:00 AM

New Technology Expands Its Employee Engagement Technology and Program Reach

FORT WORTH, Texas — (Oct. 12, 2015) Inspirus, an HR technology company focused on employee engagement, plans to unveil a new comprehensive employee engagement platform at the HR Technology® Conference & Exposition in Las Vegas, which runs from Oct. 18 to 21. Inspirus representatives will demonstrate the new platform at booth 2635.

The consolidated solution brings together employee recognition, global rewards, casual learning, well-being, safety, surveys and assessments, and community under a single technology umbrella — a first for the industry.

Inspirus recently announced the addition of learning to its offerings that affect employee engagement outcomes. The new capabilities were made possible by acquiring Wavicle, a next-generation learning technology company in New York.

The Wavicle acquisition positioned Inspirus to expand its employee engagement technology and program reach, giving it the ability to take engagement a step further.

“The time has come for a solution that brings together all of these HR components to deliver an unprecedented solution that drives employee engagement,” said Pete Chambers, Inspirus chairman and chief executive officer. “We plan on making a major impact on our industry. This is exactly what people have been talking about for some time — a platform that ties it all together and moves employee engagement to the forefront for business leaders.”

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Topics: Wellness, Community, Well-being, Casual Learning, Mobile-centric Learning, Rewards and Recognition, Learning, Employee Engagement, Safety, Surveys, Engagement Platform, HR Technology, Global Rewards

Inspirus Adds New Application-based Learning Platform to Drive Employee Engagement

Posted by Charlla Feller-Davis

October 1, 2015 at 8:11 AM

New Platform Blends Learning, Recognition, Well-being, Safety, and a Company’s Community 

FORT WORTH, Texas — (Oct. 1, 2015) Inspirus, an HR technology company focused on employee engagement, announces the addition of a casual learning platform that integrates with its employee recognition and engagement offering.

The new mobile-centric learning platform is designed to create enthusiastic learners and more-productive organizations by making it easier to retain new knowledge and essential skills. A recent Inspirus market survey shows that 78 percent of organizations want to significantly update their programs and practices to improve employee engagement, with learning playing a critical role.

“We know that it takes more than just rewards and recognition to drive employee engagement, which is why we are thrilled to add an innovative learning component to our platform,” said Pete Chambers, Inspirus chairman and chief executive officer. “Our goal is to blend learning, recognition, wellness, safety, and a company’s community functions to unlock meaningful and measurable engagement.”

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Topics: Wellness, Community, Well-being, Casual Learning, Mobile-centric Learning, Rewards and Recognition, Learning, Employee Engagement, Safety, Engagement Platform, HR Technology