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IFI 2022 Study Pegs IRR Industry at $176 Billion

Published: Jul 18, 2022

The preliminary results are in from the 2022 Incentive Federation Inc. (IFI) Research Study: industry sales totaled $176 billion in 2021, a 49% increase since the last study was published six years ago in 2016. Reflecting the importance of experiential rewards, this category was added to the study for the first time. ... [ read more ]

Academic Paper Finds That Human Capital Reporting Can Affect Stock Prices

Published: Jul 10, 2022

The recently published academic study, Regulated Human Capital Disclosures, published in SSRN, comes to a surprising conclusion. Human Capital disclosures of public companies can have a material impact on short-term share prices, sometimes known as “earnings surprises.” However, the impact is only noticeable in industries in which people are considered material to financial results, and that the companies most likely to disclose more information on human capital have higher levels of institutional investor ownership. ... [ read more ]

Individual Travel Tops List of Participant Preferences in IRF Survey

Published: Jul 8, 2022

The latest 2022 Incentive Research Foundation Destination Preference Study surveying 405 US salespeople correlated with Cvent and 3D Cruise Partners booking data finds that incentive travel is in higher demand than ever and that organizations appear to be generally selecting destinations in line with participant desires. Individual travel is almost universally coveted.... [ read more ]

IRR 2022 Mid-Year Market Report Finds Industry Poised for Continued Growth Despite Recession Risk

Published: Jul 1, 2022

The labor shortage, high employee expectations and turnover, customer disloyalty, and the increasing focus on stakeholder management and human capital reporting are creating significant opportunities for the IRR (Incentive, Rewards, and Recognition) field. Given that the IRR field remains largely unknown outside of the trade, the big question is: who will be the beneficiaries of this next period of growth?... [ read more ]

Luggage—When it Rains, it Pours

Published: Jun 28, 2022

As one can imagine, the demand for luggage in the Incentive, Recognition, and Reward business has surged with the return of travel. The big challenge now? Supply and demand. ... [ read more ]

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