Everyday Employee Thank You Ideas

Share your workplace thank you with bright colored mugs and a heartfelt thank you.

Any time is a good time to say thank you to employees! Workers who feel valued and appreciated will be happier, more productive and more loyal.

The transition from spring to summer presents a wide variety of established opportunities to show appreciation that naturally fit into this season, but don’t lose sight of the impact of saying thank you and showing gratitude any day of the year.

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Every Day Can Be Employee Appreciation Day

While some may pick the official Employee Appreciation Day to celebrate their employees’ contributions, really any day is the perfect day to thank employees for their hard work and dedication to your business!

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4 Tips To Maximize Employee Recognition Time

Maximize employee recognition time by being present in employee interactions.

As a leader you’re probably getting pulled in a million different directions and your time is in short supply.  But the time you spend really being present in a sincere, mindful and purposeful way when interacting with your employees and recognizing them for their efforts and contributions is time well-spent.

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Small Workplace Gifts Can Have Big Heart

With Small Workplace Gifts, a Personal Touch Matters

Gifts don’t need to be large or expensive to be meaningful. Small workplace gifts can express your gratitude and make employees feel appreciated.

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What You Can Do to Build Employee Happiness Today

Employee happiness is the natural result of a recognition-rich culture that engages everyone.

In a truly happy workplace, no one gets left behind, even new hires and remote staff.

International Day of Happiness is Tuesday, March 20. 

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7 Fun Employee Team-Building Ideas for Pi Day

Brighten up the last few weeks of winter with these employee team-building ideas for Pi Day on March 14!

Pi Day — not to be confused with National Pie Day, our other favorite excuse to enjoy pie — is a holiday made up by math geeks to celebrate the irrational number that describes the ratio of a circle’s diameter to its circumference.

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Savvy HR: 2018 Employee Appreciation Calendar

gThankYou’s popular Employee Appreciation Calendar for 2018 is here!

We’ve updated our annual day-to-day appreciation calendar with lots of new topics, new case studies and even more holidays and reasons to celebrate!

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Your Ultimate Employee Gift-Giving Guide

gThankYou’s new, updated Ultimate Employee Gift-Giving Guide has fresh case studies, more resources and the latest research in HR management – the perfect resource for planning holiday employee gift-giving and recognition efforts for the new year.

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5 Biological Needs That Drive Employee Motivation

What is more essential to drive employee motivation — rewards and recognition, or engagement?

Both, according to employee motivation expert Paul Herr. You don’t have to choose!

Instead, “combine the best of both worlds by extrinsically rewarding managers who become skilled at pressing the motivational ‘buttons’ (of employees)” — in short, using extrinsic rewards to turn on intrinsic rewards.

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