RecogNation: An Employee Recognition Blog

Want to Make Your Year-End Party Merry and Mishap Free?

The last time my Content Task Force got together, it was warm enough to meet outside, but, funny enough, our conversation was all about winter holidays. Our customers wanted to know when our popular Spinner Ornaments and other year-end employee gifts would be available, and our readers were talking about how to handle the holidays in the workplace.


Are Your Employees Starving for Feedback?

A friend of mine, who's a teacher, just wrote a post about how distracted his students are when it comes to their phones: always looking for the next Snapchat blip or Instagram follower or Facebook like. I read this and all I could think was: look around! It's not just your students, it's nearly everyone—from adolescents to middle-aged adults. It's true: so many of us are walking around face-down waiting for affirmation.


The Not So Terrible Two's.

Around the age of two, children become mobile, and they start to get into everything! Well, today, we celebrate our sister company, hi5 Recognition's 2nd birthdayand we love that hi5 is exploring, learning, and getting its hands on anything within reach! From service awards, to points and wellness, hi5 provides your company with an all-inclusive technology platform, which you can completely customize for your team. The best part: it's only what YOU want to do and how you want it to be—and we have a superb support team there for you to help you through the whole process.


It’s Boss’s Day. Make it Boss-Some!!

October 16th is recognized as Boss's Day every year. Here are the top 10 Boss's Day gifts I've seen given and received at Baudville – they're easy to duplicate for your boss, give it a try!!

10. Gift Cards. I love getting gift cards and hate giving them. They feel so impersonal. But, if you know 


My Five Favorite Fascinating Finds: “Oh, Wow” Reads for October!

It's October, and, to be honest, I am already thinking about when it will be summer again. Methinks this is going to be a brutal eight months if I don't get out of this mindset soon. While I settle in for a long winter's nap with a blankie and some good reading material, I'll be sharing what's been warming up my brain cells over the past month. If you missed them, check out August or September. But, if you're ready to embrace the current month, read on to see my five favorite fascinating finds for October!




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