You won’t have to worry about this being a long history book. But it will be a slightly longer post than most.
You won’t have to go on an archaeological dig to find any ancient remnants.
In fact, the origin of employee recognition is relatively new.
Which is why it is not always well understood or properly utilized.
Having an understanding of recognition’s not so distant past will help you better appreciate the quandaries and challenges you face in your role. (more…)