Certificate of Completion Wording

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Whether your students successfully finished your dog grooming course or your employees completed a four-day team-building seminar, certificates of completion can put the crowning glory on their achievements. However, what you write on the certificate can mean the difference between one that gets hung on the wall and one that ends up tucked in the back of three-ring binder. Basic Info…

5 Ways Completion Certificates Impact Classes & Seminars

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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

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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

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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…

Create an Award Certificate in Less Than 15 Minutes

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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

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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

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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 unique inspirational and motivational tool that will let…

Make Certificates at Home: Save Money and Time

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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

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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

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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…

Do-It-Yourself Certificate Tips

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Scrollwork Standard 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. 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 minutes…

Diploma Wording & Style Made Easy

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Classic Specialty Certificates

Graduation ceremonies are not just any celebration. Graduation day is a moment that students will cherish for the rest of their lives and only happens once in a lifetime. Whether the graduation is from middle school, high school, or college, you want to make sure the diploma wording is correct and professional. Finding the proper college graduation diploma wording, style, and…

Upcoming Graduation? Print Your Own Diplomas

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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

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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…

Finish Your Certificate Awards Elegantly With Certificate Seals

Employee Recognition Ideas How to Design Certificates

Star Employee Deluxe Embossed Foil Seals

One way to enhance your employee recognition program is by giving certificates to well deserving employees. With all the great blank certificates available you can give a certificate for virtually any occasion and finishing them off with a certificate seal adds that extra layer of “atta-boy!” and validation to the entire process.  While certificates are great things to receive as…

Free Certificate Templates for Student Awards

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Reading Award Casual Certificate

When it comes to finding ways to encourage students and to boost morale in class, awards and rewards go a long way. But today’s school budgets leave little room for anything but what is needed to help teach your class, let alone anything to show students their efforts are appreciated. And some rewards like candy are being frowned upon because…

Certificate Jackets Complete the Professional Awards Presentation

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Above and Beyond Certificate Jackets

When giving out certificates to employees for recognition programs, HR departments create a sense of belonging and helps employees feel wanted and validated. As an inexpensive method of rewarding employees for their efforts and accomplishments, certificates are a very inexpensive way to build morale and improve employee retention. Certificate jackets are one way to take that appreciation and recognition to…

Printable Certificate Templates to Use Anywhere

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When it comes to giving someone a little acknowledgment for an achievement, whether its big or small, a certificate to commemorate that achievement is always a nice touch. They may receive a monetary gain, whether as an award or bonus, but having something that is more tangible makes the effort more memorable. Plus, with a certificate, they have something to…

Creating a Memorable Volunteer Certificate

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Volunteer Casual Certificate Papers

When it comes to America, especially in the local communities, you’ll find that in a moment of need, you’ll have a plethora of volunteers willing to help. Whether there’s a crisis like a fire or flood, or a specific need like a blood drive or a school fund raiser, volunteers come out of the woodwork to lend a hand. After…

How to Word a Certificate Award

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Scrollwork Standard Certificates

Employee recognition is an aspect of corporate America that is becoming more and more recognized as an essential tool in retaining quality employees. Every time you acknowledge an employee’s accomplishments or abilities, you’re validating them and letting them know that the company is paying attention to what they’re doing. Issuing positive acknowledgments like certificate awards not only makes the employee…