Reward and Recognition

When, why and how? Employee Appreciation Day

Friday 1st March is Employee Appreciation Day. A day where, you guessed it, companies across the globe are encouraged to show their workforce that they’re valued. Created back in 1995, the “unofficial holiday” marks a day where companies make the effort to do something special...

Why Loyal Service Awards don’t have to be long

It’s often cited that Long Service Awards no longer have a place in today’s world of work. The traditional carriage clock or pen, given in recognition of a long employment service of maybe 10, 15 or 20 years, is no longer appropriate with changing jobs...

How Powerful is “Thank You”?

How do you feel after being recognised for doing something well? I’d hazard a guess that you feel good! So, with that in mind, think of the difference that recognition can make in the work environment in terms of employees’ day to day morale and...