Employee Recognition

Recognizing employees through various recognition programs is a fantastic investment. Being appreciated is a basic human feeling and reaps great rewards. Praise and recognition are essential to an outstanding workplace and its employees.
Jean-Pierre Fallou · August 27, 2020

Employee Recognition Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started

  • Housekeeping Items
  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Workshop Objectives
  • The Parking Lot
  • Action Plan

Module Two: The Many Types of Recognition Programs

  • Safety Incentives
  • Years of Service
  • Productivity
  • Attendance & Wellness Incentives
  • Case Study
  • Module Two: Review Questions

Module Three: Designing Employee Recognition Programs

  • Purpose
  • Budget
  • Keep It Simple
  • Employee Involvement
  • Case Study
  • Module Three: Review Questions

Module Four: How to Get the Buzz Out About Your Program

  • Be Creative with Designs
  • Paper the Walls
  • Use Social Media
  • Go Mobile!
  • Case Study
  • Module Four: Review Questions

Module Five: It Starts from The Top!

  • Identifying Desirable Behaviors
  • Understanding the Goals Of The Company
  • Setting Guidelines
  • Providing Go-To Recognition Templates
  • Case Study
  • Module Five: Review Questions

Module Six: Creating A Culture Of Recognition

  • Keep Your Staff "In the Know"
  • Empower Employees with Peer To Peer Recognition
  • Team Building: Encourage Camaraderie
  • Motivate By Promoting Fun
  • Case Study
  • Module Six: Review Questions

Module Seven: The Best Things In Life Are Free!

  • Put A Spotlight on Employees In Staff Meetings
  • Write It Down: Putting Your Appreciation in Writing
  • Display Your Appreciation
  • Make Work More Comfortable
  • Case Study
  • Module Seven: Review Questions

Module Eight: A Small Gesture Goes A Long Way

  • Have A Party
  • Make A Game of It
  • Reward with Small Gifts
  • Give Them A Break
  • Case Study
  • Module Eight: Review Questions

Module Nine: Pulling Out the Red Carpet

  • Have An Awards Ceremony
  • Win Large Items
  • Vacation
  • Career Advancement
  • Case Study
  • Module Nine: Review Questions

Module Ten: The Don’ts of Employee Recognition

  • Don’t Let Formal Recognition Supplant the Informal Kind
  • Don’t Let It Become Stale
  • Don’t Let It Become A Popularity Contest
  • Make Sure the Prize Is Motivational
  • Case Study
  • Module Ten: Review Questions

Module Eleven: Maintaining Employee Recognition Programs

  • Change the Membership
  • Include Explanation of The Program in Your New Employee Orientation
  • Keep Marketing!
  • Annual Awards Ceremonies
  • Case Study
  • Module Eleven: Review Questions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from The Wise
  • Review of Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned
  • Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations
  • Recommended Reading

About Instructor

Jean-Pierre Fallou

Jean-Pierre (John) Fallou is a Business Executive with more than 30+ years of Business Development, HealthCare, IT Consulting, and Alliance Management experience with demonstrated success cultivating new business and markets, developing strategic relationships, and the delivery of high impact projects. A “Go-to” executive that formulates strategies that strengthen competitive position by conceptualizing and launching new services and solution offerings and by managing direct to enterprise, indirect global partner, and channel sales deals.

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Course Includes

  • 2 Lessons
  • Course Certificate