Are you a Manager or Supervisor and have people reporting directly to you at work? If you do, are you familiar with the date of March 7th? If not then you should be. This March 7, 2014 is "Employee Appreciation Day" and we are here to help make sure you are ready for this day.
The first Friday in March each year is recognized as the day of the year that Managers at all levels can show appreciation for their employees and their hard work. Employee recognition is one of the most powerful ways to acknowledge your staff to ensure they are feeling recognized and productive.
So what can you do to show appreciation for your employees? You actually have lots of options. How about creating a custom design lapel pin. Pins.com can work with you to create a lapel pin that is personalized for the department or the company. How about creating a custom design key chain? Key chains are great way to display a personalized design along with being very useful on a day-to-day basis. Other options can be to hold an awards ceremony. Public recognition is a great way to show appreciation for your staff. The key is to not just focus strictly on your top, but on everyone for this day. You can also look at doing something fun for your employees. Ordering pizza for lunch or renting a bus and taking your employees to a local amusement park can be a great way to get their mind off of work even if it is for a couple of hours. Your options as the Manager to show appreciation for your employees are endless.