Here are some essential basics, and possibly reminders for some of
us, on how to recognize the wonderful people you work with on a daily
There’s no rocket science behind these attitudes and behaviors.
They are just time worn and proven ways to make your recognition come across in
a more meaningful and memorable manner.
Put them into practice daily and you’ll be giving real recognition the right way wherever you work.
What do you say to a person who reaches a specific milestone level in their years of service with the company?
This is something that is very important but frequently overlooked.
Over the years I have seen different milestones of recognition celebrated at many years of service award events.
Too often the years of service recognition is relegated to an online or manual process that makes things happen.
But planning the right words of acknowledgment to use isn’t always in the mix.
There should be thought put into the right words of recognition to use that accompany the event, the one on one encounter between a manager and employee, or the gift given to the employee.
I will give you some guidelines to consider for the right words of recognition. (more…)