Convincing employees to adopt, use self-service

Canadian Medical Association raffles vacation days to encourage staff to sign up
By Melissa Mancini
|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 06/06/2011

When the Canadian Medical Association rolled out its employee self-service portal in January 70 per cent of employees signed up.

The key to having so many log on? A vacation day raffle.

“I didn’t realize it would have such a big draw,” said Gina Maddalena, human resources system specialist, Canadian Medical Association (CMA) located in Ottawa. “They were really excited.”