My perspective about recognition has two dimensions. The first is to mark an achievement, milestones or culture events. The second is for the physical symbol or award to have artistic originality. In other words, to have meaning beyond the intrinsic cost. One of my favorite recognition program concepts is the idea of honoring success that […]
Symbols of Achievement
Need a greeting card? Recently my wife and I went to the local Hallmark store to purchase some thank you notes, a sympathy and birthday card. I think there are three keys, maybe four, to expressing our thoughts of celebration, friendship, gratitude or sympathy. The image here represents only about one-quarter of the total inventory […]
The beauty and story behind the creation of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic medals reminded me of the significance and symbolism of the bronze-silver-gold triad in athletic competitions. Just a thought: apply the same symbolism for excellence and winning at work. For example, where there are corporate-wide excellence standards at your company, set bronze-silver-gold performance qualification metrics. If […]
Esprit de corps: a feeling of pride, fellowship, and common loyalty shared by the members of a particular group. Did you ever stop to think about who coined that term?
What do you present, as an appropriate commemorative gift, to commemorate the newly inaugurated President and Vice President of the United States?