What causes us to be creative one day and completely blocked the next? Where do our sudden creative insights — our Eureka! moments — come from, and how can we generate more of them, more consistently…
Recognition often means noticing the good work employees are doing, and at Awards4U, we spend a lot of time talking about positive employee recognition.However, it can be just as important to…
As purchasing manager at Awards4U, Jeff Wilson orders the components of every product in the Awards4U showroom. While he doesn’t physically put the awards together, he helps get them together.And…
The driver of car to the right of you turns on their blinker after hardly passing you. Instead of yielding to the urge to speed up and prevent them from changing lanes, why not yield to them and let…
Positive energy is contagious — especially in the workplace. Positivity welcomes customers, motivates employees and can ultimately drive success. So how can you make your workplace a more positive…
At Awards4U, we don’t talk about the importance of “recognition” just because it’s a better-sounding word than appreciation. Recognition and appreciation aren’t interchangeable, and here’s why: Here…
In grade school, earning that bright “Terrific!” sticker on a book report was good — but getting actual personalized praise from your teacher was so much better. The same holds true for recognition…
Want to get the recognition you deserve at work without seeming like you’re fishing for compliments? Oftentimes, recognition begets recognition — so take the time to sincerely recognize the efforts…
It’s time to give the hard workers the credit they deserve. They aren’t necessarily the valedictorians, and they might not be all-star athletes — but they are highly motivated students who achieve —…
One of the purest forms of recognition is the tradition of tipping. Tipping a service person recognizes the effort they have put forth and seems to be a borrowed custom from Europe. In the late 1800′…
Not to be confused with the classic ballad by Lionel Richie and Diana Ross, this final entry in our campaign is just as touching. Julianne thought hard about what award she would give to her dad for…
Growing up, Stacey learned the value of giving to the needy from her grandmother, who would open up her home to anyone in need of a place to rest and put clothes on the back of anyone in need of…
We can all relate to having a friend that we admire because of how multi-talented they are and how willing they are to explore multiple avenues for a myriad of reasons, be they personally,…
Father's Day is upon us! The time has come to take time out to appreciate and recognize fathers for the commitments and sacrifices that they make for their families, and this 'Recognition 4 Everyone…
If you're like Maria, you probably have a grandmother who's always been a rock for you and provided you with a trmemndous amount of guidance whenever you needed it. You've probably also thought, "Gee…
What kind of award do you give to the grandfather who is the world's greatest helping hand? No matter the circumstances, Raigan's grandfather and former fireman, Jimmy Lee Butler, is always there to…
In the first installment in our 'Recognition 4 Everyone' campaign, Kirsten touches on the admiration that she has for her sister Maddie's personability and great communication skills. She often finds…
Recognition is a gift that should be experienced by everyone. Throughout our lives, we all have various people that we admire for many reasons and it's important that we take time aside to recognize…
Most of us have been in social situations where we recognize someone but can’t remember their name. Rotary International solved this problem years ago by instituting a badge system for all members.…
Ever wish there was an easy button for improving the morale of your workforce? Join Sam Varn in this audio series as he discusses the importance of keeping your workforce happy and promoting positive…