Rewards plus penalties

Behram mehta MD, Aava Mineral Water

54-7Q.What are the key qualities you look for while hiring an employee?
A. We majorly look at the merit, affordability and loyalty of the person. These are the most determing factors for us.

Q. What relationship do you share with your employees?
A. We share a family-like relationship that is built on trust and long-term commitment towards each other.

Q. How do you motivate and inspire your employees for better performance?
A. I provide them stability of job, security of job, timely increments every year and performance-based incentives.

Q. How do you deal with the successes and failures of your employees?
A. We reward our employees for good performance and penalise them for repeated failures or mistakes.

Q5. How do you ensure the workplace is fun and employees are engaged at work?
A. We do not agree with the idea of fun at workplace.