Staff suggestion schemes

December 2009
Management Services;Winter2009, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p6
Academic Journal
The article looks at various staff suggestion schemes. Also known as an ideas programme, a suggestion scheme refers to a process for collecting ideas from employees in order to enhance the business. According to the author, suggestion schemes should be carefully developed in order to match the ethos of the company as well as staff's aspirations. Furthermore, schemes backed by executive sponsorship and an efficient scheme administrator are frequently more successful and sustainable. The author emphasizes the importance of qualified ideas assessors for the maintenance of the scheme's integrity.


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