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Employee motivation

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Rochford papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2114
Abstract: Daniel Rochford (1900-1989) spent the bulk of his career as a publicist in the Employee Relations Department of the Standard Oil Company. Before joining Standard Oil in 1944, he worked a series of jobs trying to utilize his skills in publicity and public relations throughout the 1930s and early 1940s. Rochford's papers are a mix of business and personal items, assembled over the course of his varied career.
Dates: 1925-1983

Ernest Dichter papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2407
Abstract: This collection consists of the business records of Ernest Dichter and the several consulting firms through which he operated fully document his role as a pioneer of motivational research, from the beginnings of his career in the United States until a few months before his death.
Dates: 1936-1991; Majority of material found within 1956-1986

Mather & Company "No room for gloom" poster

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-235
Abstract: Mather & Company was a printer of motivational workplace posters, based out of Chicago, Illinois between 1923 and 1929. This item is a poster designed by Frank Beatty (1899-1984) and used to motivate workers after the Stock Market Crash.
Dates: 1929

Mather & Company workplace posters

 Collection
Identifier: 1994-319
Abstract: Mather & Company was a printer of motivational workplace posters, based out of Chicago, Illinois. Between 1923 and 1929, the company produced approximately 350 work-incentive posters. The posters were color lithographs containing vivid images accompanied by witty captions that demonstrated workplace interpersonal interactions, appropriate behaviors, ideals, and guidelines. This artificial collection consists of twenty-six Mather & Company work-incentive posters. The design of each poster follows a standard format; each includes a three-part message and a single image using a colorful pallet.
Dates: 1923; 1924; 1929

Wawa, Inc. Public Relations photographs and audiovisual materials

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-212
Abstract: Wawa is an American chain of convienence stores and gas stations located in the Middle Atlantic States and Florida, well-known for their made-to-order hoagies. The Wawa, Inc. Public Relations photographs and audiovisual materials primarily consists of photographic images and audio recordings of Wawa advertisements between 1994 and 2003 and video recordings intended for internal company communications for employee training, morale building, education, and communication of company policy; these are dated 1984 to 2008.
Dates: 1950-2008; Majority of material found within 1990-2003