You are responsible for employee recognition in your organization. Whether that is a full-time position or a part-time add on to your other responsibilities, it’s hard to know exactly where to start.
Recognition Professionals International advocates a holistic approach looking at seven best practice standards:
1. Recognition Strategy
2. Management Responsibility
3. Program Measurement
4. Communication Plan
5. Recognition Training
6. Events and Celebrations
7. Program Change and Flexibility
Most of the standards above imply recognition programs.
But do you work on recognition programs first? Is there anything else you need to concentrate on? Let me propose another area to think about first.(more…)