Women’s History Month is about more than suffrage and Susan B. Anthony. Women have made history and are still shaping our country’s future. This year, the National Women’s History Project is honoring…
Don’t know much about St. Patrick’s Day beyond its Irish roots, wearing green or partaking in festive spirits? Well the holiday’s origins have more to do with religious spirits than the librations we…
March 4 was Employee Appreciation Day, but appreciating your employees doesn’t have to be a one-time thing. In fact, it should also be a regular thing! Showing your employees that you value them and…
At Awards4U, the number four is pretty special to us — and not just because it’s in our name (although that helps). We also hold Rotary International near and dear. When both of those interests…
Black History Month isn’t limited to celebrating better-known African-American leaders like Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks and Frederick Douglass. This month, we’re also recognizing the…
Like badges, lapel pins can be used to recognize employee and member achievement. They celebrate training milestones, completion of quarterly goals, and years of service, among other accomplishments…
Contrary to popular (and cynical) belief, Valentine’s Day isn’t just a “Singles Awareness Day” for people without significant others. It’s also a day to celebrate the family and friends you care for…
It’s never easy to deal with an employee leaving, especially when it’s a good employee leaving on good terms. It can be hard to find someone comparable who can fill their role, and it’s an investment…
You never leave home without your phone — your keys — your wallet. In addition to those essentials, we also recommend that every business person should add a professional name tag to their never-…
We know how important anniversaries are in our personal lives — forget a wedding anniversary at your own risk! But recognizing work anniversaries can be a wonderful way to applaud loyalty, and…
Work and play don’t have to be mutually exclusive. A healthy balance of both can make your workplace a more positive and productive environment. Among companies denoted as “great” in Fortune’s “100…
It’s 2016, and in the new year, you can resolve to do anything — whether that’s getting fit, being more positive, saving more money or any number of other self-improvement vows. In addition to your…
Relax. The holidays are here, and although it’s a season known for hustle and bustle, there’s no harm in taking a break — especially when Christmas is only a few days away. Here are 4 ways to *…
A candle is a good last-minute gift for Mom, right? Maybe Dad will like this grilling set — even though he hasn’t grilled in years. What about gift cards? Everyone like gift cards, right? This…
No matter what you’re celebrating, this is the time of year to enjoy family, friends and festivity. Here are 4 of our favorite ways to celebrate the holidays: 1. Drink in the Holidays with Your…
It’s finally December, and we’re wrapped up in the holiday season! As you get gifts from family and friends, step back and think about how much these people care about you. Specifically, be sure to…
Thankfulness is closely tied to recognition, so it’s no wonder Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays! This year, as you enjoy friends, family and food, take some time to recognize those gifts…
Has the hectic holiday season got you wrapped up in worrying instead of wrapping presents? Or are you just having those weeks when you really notice that staring at the clock doesn’t make time move…
November is finally here! And although Thanksgiving isn't until the end of the month, it’s never too early to be thankful! Because it sits right between Halloween and the December holiday season,…
Halloween may be on a Saturday this year, but who says workplaces can’t celebrate a day early? Incorporating Halloween festivities into your corporate culture is a great way to liven up the office —…