5 Ways Completion Certificates Impact Classes & Seminars

How to Design Certificates

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There are a variety of reasons a small business might offer a class or seminar to the public, such as: increasing awareness, establishing expertise, building a client list. However, offering a class or seminar without including a completion certificate is an effort wasted. Yes, it might seem like a small detail that shouldn’t really matter but you would be surprised…

Why You Should Pass Out Certificates of Completion

How to Design Certificates

classic completion certificate

Each and every day, small business owners are lending their expertise to every imaginable field and specialty. From dog trainers to craft specialists, courses can be an integral part to developing your business. As your clients complete your courses, however, you may be wondering how best to handle their graduation. After all, it’s just as important for your client to…

Course Completion Certificates – 5 Unique Designs

How to Design Certificates

Course Completion Certificates

Course completion certificates are important for a number of reasons. They legitimize your class, provide you with a fun ceremony towards the end of your course, and can send some referrals back to your business. Plus, course takers like them! It gives them a tangible thing that congratulates them for completing something they had to work for. Wow. All of…

10 Content Ideas for an Amazing Internal Newsletter

Employee Recognition Ideas

Internal Newsletter

Keeping your staff in the loop about company events and policy changes is critical. So, why not make it fun? Next time you design your internal newsletter, arrange a few of these unexpected pieces of content around the must-publish business news articles. Soon, employees will look forward to this regular piece of communication — even if it does list upcoming…

How to Create a Fun Work Environment

Employee Recognition Ideas

How to Create a Fun Work Environment

Do Thursdays at work seem to drag on and on and on? So, why not goof around a bit? Thursday, January 28 is National Fun at Work Day so it’s completely appropriate to play a few gags on your co-workers, plan a special event or try one of these boredom-busting activities to get the entire office laughing. Hold a Costume…

10 Stellar Sales Recognition Ideas

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recognize your sales team

It requires ongoing efforts to keep your company’s sales force motivated and closing new clients. Of course you compensate them appropriately and provide regular recognition for their service, but if you’d like to get the most from your team, you’ll need to provide creative incentives that go beyond standard rewards. Here are ten sales recognition ideas designed to keep your…

Employee of the Month Criteria – From One Business to Another

Employee Recognition Ideas

employee of the month

Research shows, “Seven out of 10 employees who report they’ve received some form of appreciation from their supervisors say they’re happy with their jobs.”  When deciding on an employee of the month, you want to evaluate individuals based on a variety of factors. Key employee of the month criteria include work performance, demeanor, professional growth, client/customer service, loyalty, dedication, and…

Ways to Incentivize Employees in the New Year

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Businesspeople In Meeting

Inventor, engineer, and businessman Charles Kettering once said, “Every time you tear a leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas and progress.”   Just like an individual making a resolution, the new year is an ideal time to set goals for your business. Meeting those goals requires getting your employees on-board with your company’s plans…

Holiday Contests Ideas to Get the Most Out of Your Employees

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Arm wrestling

For businesses, the holidays are a time to sell, sell, sell. Whether you’re working in the retail sector or have an office job, your boss wants to see the company’s monthly profits soar this time of year. To boost those numbers, why not host a few friendly holiday contests among your employees to motivate them to do their best? Per…

Last Minute Recognition Gifts for Your All-Star Employees

Employee Recognition Ideas

coffee club

It’s nearly year’s end at your office, which usually means it’s time to honor your best and brightest. Unfortunately, the usual ideas just aren’t making the cut for you. Candy, baked goods, food baskets- they just don’t seem like a proper way to say ‘thank you’ to those who have given so much of themselves. We understand; after all, our…