Start The New Year Off Right By Telling Employees ‘Thanks’

340561219_ae0132a7cd_zWith the new year upon us, there’s no better time than now for business owners to tell their employees thanks for the hard work. Something as simple as a face-to-face “keep up the good work!” can make a world of difference in morale and productivity, encouraging workers to put their best foot forward. To make the most of your employee recognition and appreciation efforts, however, we have some helpful tips to follow. Continue reading

What Is Job Enrichment? And How Do I Achieve It?

1124847_20524973Job enrichment (also known as employee enrichment) is a catch-all term used to describe the act of motivating employees by giving them additional tasks or responsibilities that are usually reserved for higher-ranking employees. The ultimate the goal in job enrichment is to create a stronger connection between the worker and his or her job, resulting in numerous benefits to both parties (we’ll get to that later). To learn more about this practice and how to achieve job enrichment within your company, keep reading. Continue reading

How Employee Recognition Impacts Job Satisfaction

les newsEmployee recognition (or lack thereof) affects job satisfaction in several different ways. Generally speaking, low job satisfaction is indicative of poor recognition. When employees aren’t recognized by their employer, they may have a negative attitude towards their job and the company as a whole. But this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to how employee recognition impacts job satisfaction. Continue reading

Product Spotlight: Crystal Diamond Award

Offered exclusively here at AsapAwards.com, the Crystal Diamond Award is a stunning solid-crystal award featuring deep bevel cuts into the front and back. It rests atop an optical base made of the same high-end crystal material, adding another level of aesthetics to this already brilliant award. So whether you’re looking for a new marketing gift to improve relations with clients, or a “thank you” gift for employees, you can’t go wrong with the Crystal Diamond Award. Continue reading

Boost Sales With an In-Store Event

chart-01If you aren’t throwing in-store events on a regular basis, you are missing out on one of the easiest and most effective ways to attract more customers. Sometimes it takes a little encouragement to convince a person to visit your store, which is why events are such as great idea. By throwing an event, you’ll give people another reason to visit your store. But just what types of events should you throw? Continue reading

Employee Recognition Ideas For Years of Service

Photoxpress_2658886Does your company have a years-of-service recognition program in place? Many employers overlook the importance of recognizing dedicated workers who’ve invested X amount of years into their company. Instead, they assume cutting a paycheck to their workers is enough to keep their workforce satisfied. But studies have shown that workers respond more to recognition/appreciation than monetary compensation. Continue reading

Boost Retail Sales With an In-Store Event

budget-013If you aren’t throwing retail events on a regular basis, you are missing out on one of the easiest and most effective ways to drive more customers to your store. Sometimes it takes a little encouragement to convince a person to visit your store, which is why events are such as great idea. By throwing an event, you’ll give people another reason to visit your store. But just what types of events should you throw? Continue reading

Employee Recognition Ideas For Years of Service

emf-rad-12Does your company have a years-of-service recognition program in place? Many employers overlook the importance of recognizing dedicated workers who’ve invested X amount of years into their company. Instead, they assume cutting a paycheck to their workers is enough to keep their workforce satisfied. But studies have shown that workers respond more to recognition/appreciation than monetary compensation. Continue reading

Product Spotlight: Large Crystal Semi Truck Award

The Large Crystal Semi Truck Award is a brilliant 3D crystal award featuring a scaled-down model of a semi truck encased in a solid mahogany wood enclosure. As you can see from the photo, it’s a stunning award that’s sure to leave the recipient breathless. The actual semi truck is made entirely of crystal, featuring intricate details like the cab, wheels, and front grille. Awards manufactured from other companies often cut corners to save a buck, but the Large Crystal Semi Truck Award attests to the high standards set forth by AsapAwards.com. Continue reading

Employee Recognition During The Holidays

multiple-users-1The holiday season offers the perfect opportunity for employers to recognize their hard-working employees. Whether you operate a small business with just a single location or a large national business with a dozen or more locations, you should use this time to show appreciation to your workers. It’s an otherwise simple task that will pay off in numerous ways. To learn more about employee recognition during the holidays, keep reading. Continue reading