Recognize your employees better.
Develop a culture of recognition.
Design and maintain a great program.
You may want even more information. The following resources have been suggested for recognition-related research, supplies and services. Not all recognition resources have been thoroughly evaluated. Use your discretion.
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Related Associations Make Great Recognition Resources
Most of these organizations provide research into recognition, reward and incentives.
www.recognition.org Recognition Professionals International
www.theirf.org The Incentive Research Foundation
www.enterpriseengagement.org Enterprise Engagement Alliance
www.shrm.org – Society for Human Resource Managment
Recognition Program Providers
If you don’t want to design or maintain your own program, these providers can do the work for you.
Nearly all program providers include recognition software and tracking reports. Most have social recognition components. Full service providers also include fulfillment (gifts and awards).
Achievers – Full service programs
BI Worldwide Full service programs
Globoforce – Full service programs
Loyalty Works – Full service programs
Michael C. Fina – Full service programs
Maritz Motivation – Full service programs
O.C. Tanner – Full service programs
Power2Motivate.com – Points programs
Snowfly – Recognition games with incentives
Teamphoria – Recognition software
Terryberry – Full service programs
This is not a complete list, but does include the biggest companies.
Sources for Gifts, Awards, Prizes
Anything can be an effective award. It’s all in the planning and presentation. Here are some resources for everything from gift cards to toys for you to check out.
www.baudville.com – Certificates, cards, pins.
www.beyondwork.com – giftcard awards
www.giftcertificates.com – gift certificate/card awards
www.orientaltrading.com – Fun and cheap prizes and awards.
www.uncommongoods.com – Unique gifts that can make fun prizes and awards
www.colossalgram.com – Giant “telegrams” deliver your message
Recognition Program Marketing
www.rswcreative.com – No program development or fulfillment, just solid marketing to keep recognition front of mind with employees.