Driving Our Future: The Top 11 Incentive Trends for 2011

The incentive industry has seen extraordinary changes since the 1980s. In this paper the IRF explores the economic, governmental, motivational and technological trends that are shaping the face of incentives. They include: Cautious Optimism, the New Normal, Global, Government Involvement, Necessity, Experience, Non-Cash Recognition, Social Influencers, Social Media, Virtual and Gaming.