Employee Recognition Blog

April 3, 2013
by Kelsey Meek
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An Annual Award Presentation Idea Sure to be a Hit

It’s WOW Wednesday! HR leaders, execs, and managers: How do you WOW the people who go above and beyond for you in your business? Or, how have you been WOWed?

Today’s WOW Wednesday comes from Shannon.

She says: “We hold an awards ceremony once per year where we give out trophies for years of service; top sales leaders and perfect mystery shop scores. We also give out PawSox Tickets and Providence Bruins tickets to the employees and their family.”

Share your own “WOW Wednesday” tip or story. Leave a comment here or post on Terryberry’s Facebook Page or Twitter using hashtag #WOWWED. Make it a WOW day!

Recognize your co-workers or be recognized with Terryberry’s interactive Peer-to-Peer Program. It’s recognition, social-media style! Get the Free Trial!

 

April 2, 2013
by Kelsey Meek
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Creating a WOW! Moment…7 tips for more effective award presentations

Live Webcast

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM EDT

Course Description:

Are you looking for fresh ideas and effective ways to build morale and motivate employees, while managing costs? A good award presentation can double the impact of your recognition program. At the same time, the presentation is one of the least expensive components of a recognition program. And yet, many organizations spend little or no time thinking about how to present awards effectively. With some creativity and forethought, recognition experiences can have a lasting impact on employees and improve your program’s overall effectiveness.

Whether you’re just getting started with your recognition program, or you’ve had a program in place for many years, this seminar can give you fresh ideas and best practices to ensure that your valued employees take away a positive and memorable experience from your award presentations.

In this interactive webcast, you will learn:
  • What to say in a recognition speech
  • What to look for when choosing awards
  • How to get employees engaged in the presentation
  • Resources to help make presentations go seamlessly
Who should attend:
  • Human Resources Professional
  • Recognition Program Administrators
  • Managers
  • Anyone who makes award presentations
Presenter

Mike Byam, Managing Partner of Terryberry, and author of The WOW! Workplace

Join Mike Byam, Managing Partner of one of the world’s foremost recognition providers as he discusses the cutting edge of employee recognition that actually boosts engagement, adds value to your organization’s bottom line, and ultimately aligns your employees’ efforts with your organization’s mission and goals.

This webcast is free, but space is limited, so register today!

March 27, 2013
by Kelsey Meek
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Make a Big Impression When Awarding Individuals and Teams

It’s WOW Wednesday! HR leaders, execs, and managers: How do you WOW the people who go above and beyond for you in your business? Or, how have you been WOWed?

Today’s WOW Wednesday comes from Robin.

She says: “The Commissioner of our agency presents individuals and teams with Commissioner’s Recognition Program Awards.  Individuals receive a clock, a Commissioner’s Recognition  Award Pin and a Certificate of Appreciation. The teams also receive Certificates of Appreciation.”

Share your own “WOW Wednesday” tip or story. Leave a comment here or post on Terryberry’s Facebook Page or Twitter using hashtag #WOWWED. Make it a WOW day!

Recognize your co-workers or be recognized with Terryberry’s interactive Peer-to-Peer Program. It’s recognition, social-media style! Get the Free Trial!

 

March 20, 2013
by Kelsey Meek
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Getting New Hires Off to a Great Start

It’s WOW Wednesday! HR leaders, execs, and managers: How do you WOW the people who go above and beyond for you in your business? Or, how have you been WOWed?

Today’s WOW Wednesday comes from Karla.

She says: “We assign a Company Buddy to new hires. This person can help with questions that the new hires have but are often intimidated  ask to their supervisor. The Company Buddy will help get the new hire up to speed and become more productive in a shorter amount of time.”

Share your own “WOW Wednesday” tip or story. Leave a comment here or post on Terryberry’s Facebook Page or Twitter using hashtag #WOWWED. Make it a WOW day!

Recognize your co-workers or be recognized with Terryberry’s interactive Peer-to-Peer Program. It’s recognition, social-media style! Get the Free Trial!

 

March 13, 2013
by Kelsey Meek
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A Symbolic Award Presentation

It’s WOW Wednesday! HR leaders, execs, and managers: How do you WOW the people who go above and beyond for you in your business? Or, how have you been WOWed?

Today’s WOW Wednesday comes from Jack.

He says: “Our staff receives a lapel pin and letter signed by the CEO and the Board Chair at a event set up specifically to highlight this person’s individual achievement and contribution to our Foundation.”

Share your own “WOW Wednesday” tip or story. Leave a comment here or post on Terryberry’s Facebook Page or Twitter using hashtag #WOWWED. Make it a WOW day!

Recognize your co-workers or be recognized with Terryberry’s interactive Peer-to-Peer Program. It’s recognition, social-media style! Get the Free Trial!