7 Creative Recognition Award Ideas to Boost Employee Engagement

Team Going Over Recognition Awards on Whiteboard

We all like hearing “thank you” – it lets us know that our efforts are not only seen, but appreciated too. It helps connect us to a greater mission and make us feel that our roles matter. But, unfortunately, a “thank you” alone can become a bit lackluster over time. In fact, a series of […]

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Award vs. Reward – What is the Difference?

December 5, 2022

Is there a difference between receiving a “reward” for doing something good, or receiving an “award” as recognition for an accomplishment?  Or different yet, receiving a “prize” for performance in a competition or contest of chance. Many times people think these are all interchangeable terms. Let’s start with basic definitions (Source: Webster’s): Reward – money […]

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