How to Manage Employee of the Year Nominations

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Employee of the year nominations are important to businesses. It shows that the employer cares for its employees. However, when a business gives out recognition certificates, they can’t look cheap or the employees will be gathering around the proverbial water cooler. Paper Direct uses quality stock and ink to print certificates so that your employees know that you really mean…

The 15 Most Creative Employee Recognition Categories

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Creative employee recognition categories make the people who work for your organization feel truly appreciated. They show that you have thought about each person’s contributions and chosen to recognize the unique benefit they bring to the company. Awards are also a great way to boost morale among your employees. Here are 15 creative employee recognition categories for your next awards…

15 Cheap and Hilarious Employee Recognition Ideas

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Honor employees for their unique contribution to your firm with a lineup of cheap and hilarious employee recognition ideas. Order a batch of blank certificates and print up a passel of awards that hit a high note for their accuracy and humor. Early Bird Award: The early bird is always at his or her desk way before you even walk…

How to Reward Employees for a Job Well Done

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After a year of hard work, your employees are looking forward to spending the Christmas season with their friends and family. As a business owner or manager, this is the time of year to show your appreciation for the people who work for you. You will want to know how to reward employees for doing a superb job, while also…

How to Reward Employees for a Year of Hard Work

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The Christmas season is usually the time to recognize and reward employees for a year of hard work and effort. If your company’s budget is tight, you might not be able to afford giving each employee a cash bonus or pay for a big holiday party. But, there are plenty of inexpensive ways to say “thank you” to your staff…

National Make a Difference Day – Saturday, October 26

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The people you work with can make or break your company’s success. It’s important to take time for activities and efforts that make employees feel good about themselves and one another. One of the best things you and your team can do together is participate in events like National Make a Difference Day. For over two decades, people have come…

Frame Your Diplomas and Awards and Nail Them to the Wall

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Congratulations, you graduated! Whether you graduated from high school, college or continuing education, it’s a huge achievement that will propel you forward in your life and your career. Now that you have your diploma, or once you receive it in the mail, don’t just stick it in a box or toss it aside where it will gather dust or get…

4 Tips to Dealing With Difficult Co-Workers

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Most of us have had the unpleasant experience of dealing with a difficult coworker, whether it’s in a large office setting, the service industry, or a small business environment. Joshua Piven and David Borgenicht describe four types of co-workers in the in their book, “The Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Work.” They are as follows: The Talker, The Kiss Up,…