RecogNation, an employee recognition blog


RecogNation, an employee recognition blog
It’s Time to recognize: Discover daily insights, ideas, and inspiration on all things employee recognition, corporate culture, and wellness.

Advice for Administrators: 4 Ways to Make the New School Year Great

For teachers, school administrators and students, August and September bring about a world of change and new beginnings. For some, the new students and classes excite them, while for others, new teaching standards and administrative policies overwhelm them with doubt and anxiety.


50 Student Award Titles to Boost Your Year-End Awards Assembly

The days are getting warmer (finally!) and students everywhere are getting antsy: the end of the school year is almost here!  Before Pomp and Circumstance and graduation caps fill the air, teachers, consider what awards you will bestow upon your amazing students. We thought we’d make your lives a little easier as your mind gets cluttered with last-minute lesson plans and dreams of your summer vacation.


Show Some Love for Your Teachers with These Easy Appreciation Tips!

Some would say teaching is the most rewarding job, but I know some teachers who feel as though it can sometimes be a thankless job as well. Well let's help them feel loved, especially during Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-13, 2017, with these tips:


Read to Succeed: 5 Management Must Reads to Send you Rocketing to the Top!

Today is School Librarian Day! Instead of writing it off as one of those newfangled, made-up holidays (I’m looking at you, Brenda), let’s do a little something to celebrate! This School Librarian Day, let’s make our librarians proud and read some written word.


Jen’s Best Reads: Three Life-Changing Books You Need on Your Shelf

I love to read. I’ve been known to read two books in one day. Of course, those were fiction and I was sitting at the beach, but it tells you how much I appreciate a good book.

Fiction books aren’t the only ones on my shelf, though. I’ve read many business books over the years for professional development, to find inspiration, or, quite honestly…because I was forced to. You’ll find books about Customer Service, Sales, Marketing and Leadership in my collection. From the likes of recognized gurus Seth Godin and Ken Blanchard, as well as up-and-comers like Dale Partridge, my tastes and interest ranges based on my current experience and needs.




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