Create an Award Certificate in Less Than 15 Minutes

How to Design Certificates

If you’re in a time crunch and you have to design an award certificate(s) stat, you have two options: you can either put yourself in full freak-out mode and race around the office in a panic, or you can visit Paper Direct and design your own certificate within minutes. We recommend the latter – and not only because we’re biased in…

Tips for Creating a Professional Certificate

How to Design Certificates

Delicate Standard Certificates by PaperDirect

Creating professional certificate templates for use in workplace award ceremonies is a great way to let your employees know you appreciate them without having to spend a fortune on expensive prizes. Here are a few tips to help you create certificates that people will display proudly. Pick the right paper stock. A lot depends on the kind of paper that…

Appreciation Quotes–Tips for Expressing Gratitude

How to Design Certificates

Ascend NoteCards

If you’re a business owner or manager, it’s important to recognize your employees for a job well done. You can show your appreciation of your staff in a number of ways that don’t cost anything at all. For instance, appreciation quotes posted on their desk or in the break area are a great inspirational, motivational tool that will let your…

Print Templates for Any Occasion

Designing Your Invitation

Fiesta II Casual Invitations

Whether you’re printing wedding invitations, business flyers, brochures or greeting cards, PaperDirect has printable design templates for just about every occasion. You can download our designs and instantly print anywhere for a  low price. In just a few minutes, you can go from a blank sheet of paper to a professional-looking, beautiful, colorful invitation or flyer that will catch everyone’s…

Make Certificates at Home: Save Money and Time

How to Design Certificates

Fireworks Casual Certificates

Did you know you can save money by making your own award certificates for virtually any occasion? PaperDirect is not only able to explain the step-by-step instructions for making professional, attractive award certificates, but our one-stop online store has just about everything you need to make just one certificate or hundreds at a time (all you need is a word…

Certificate Design Ideas for All Occasions

How to Design Certificates

Renaissance Standard Certificate Paper

PaperDirect has a large variety of certificates you can design yourself for just about any occasion you can think of! If you are looking for some certificate design ideas, you have come to the right place. You can use certificates for so many different occasions, and they’re also a great way to show your appreciation for an employee’s hard work…

Do-It-Yourself Certificate Tips

How to Design Certificates

Reach for the Stars Specialty Certificates

Certificates are an excellent means of recognizing someone’s good work, improved academic standing, superb attendance, work promotion, retirement or any other type of achievement you can think of. And designing and wording your own award certificates is a great way to save money, expend creative energy and make someone feel good all with one piece of paper and a few…

Upcoming Graduation? Print Your Own Diplomas

How to Design Certificates

Star Photo Casual Certificates

If your private school, academic group, or summer camp is winding down, and it’s time to think about ordering diplomas or certificates of completion, it will be less costly to print your own diplomas through PaperDirect’s extensive selection of diplomas, certificates, and diploma holders. You can choose a template, customize your message, download full color diplomas and print. It’s easy…

4 Ways to Reward Employees and Show Your Appreciation

How to Design Certificates

Everyone appreciates a pat on the back every now and then, and rewarding employees for a job well done is an excellent way to motivate them to keep up the good work. Here are some creative ways to reward employees and thank them for a job well done: Write a note—nothing says “thank you” more personally and sincerely than a…