Seven Ways Incentive Travel Improves Morale

Many organizations know that incentive travel can be used to motivate employees, but it is also a powerful tool for morale. Here are seven ways that an incentive trip improves morale in the workplace. 1. Anticipation Incentive travel programs can build excitement for weeks and even months before the event. 2. Healthy Competition Incentives instill […]

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Top Hotels in the Caribbean, Mexico, and Costa Rica for Incentive Travel

If you want to motivate and reward your team with an incentive trip to a tropical destination, but you don’t know where to go, we’ve got it covered. Whether you have a large group with diverse interests or a small group, these are the top hotels in the Caribbean, Mexico, and Costa Rica for incentive […]

How to Retain Millennial Employees

You’ve hired someone who is a good fit for your organization, they excel in their role, and they fit in with the company culture. So what can you do to keep that employee? When it comes down to how to retain millennial employees, it is not always what you think. Millennials, a term that typically […]

Together is Better

Brownell CEO & President Troy Haas gives insight on the importance of spending time together as an organization. In this age of all things digital, relationships are crucial. As Simon Sinek put it, “Joy and fulfillment come from human interaction.” Spending time face-to-face with your team in your office and, perhaps even more importantly, outside […]

Why Use an Incentive Travel Planner

Many successful businesses understand that incentive travel is a valuable tool to motivate, engage, retain, and increase productivity in an organization’s most valuable asset- its people! In fact, non-cash rewards like travel are 2-3 times more effective than cash awards, according to the Incentive Research Foundation. Given the impact that a well-executed incentive travel program […]

Tips for Choosing Incentive Travel Gifts

Choosing the right gift for your incentive trip takes time, creativity, and some strategy. When deciding what to give, certain things to consider might seem obvious, like group demographics, overall budget, and desirable brands. But then there are the not-so-obvious things which you’ll need to discover in order to go from a good gift to […]

Top Golf Destinations for Incentive Travel

From establishing loyalty to increasing productivity, there are so many benefits to incentive travel programs. So how do you decide where to go or what type of trip will be most exciting for your organization? For any golf enthusiasts, we’ve rounded up five of the top golf destinations for incentive travel below. Cabo San Lucas, […]


The Dos and Don’ts of Planning an Incentive Trip

Do you ever wonder what the most effective way to motivate your employees is or how to retain top talent? What about ways to strengthen relationships with clients or increase productivity within your team? No need to keep wondering – incentive travel is an extremely powerful tool that can accomplish all of those goals. In […]

Meet Annette Furman

Annette Furman joined the Brownell Incentive Travel team as New Business Development Executive in 2017. Based in Atlanta, Annette  will work with companies and organizations who want to engage, motivate or reward their employees and/or customers using travel. What did you do prior to joining the Brownell Incentive Travel team? I was the Director of […]

4 Reasons to Go to Ireland for your Next Incentive Trip

Brownell Incentive Travel’s New Business Development Executive Dawn Bridges shares why she recommends Ireland for your next incentive trip below. When it comes to deciding where to go for an incentive trip, Ireland may not be at the top of your list. But after experiencing what Ireland has to offer for incentive trip experiences firsthand, […]