Category Archives: Types of Awards

7 Reasons Perpetual Plaques are Popular

12 plate walnut perpetual plaque

Companies of all sizes look for ways to reward employees. A well-organized, effective employee recognition program provides numerous benefits for both employees and employers. But sometimes you want to celebrate them as a whole. Perpetual plaques are a great option in these instances. They are a popular choice when a company desires to recognize several […]

Top 4 HR Trends to Keep You Ahead of the Curve in 2022

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It seems like 2022 is starting out on the same roller coaster we’ve been riding for the last couple of years. There are still lots of ups and downs and the pandemic continues. People continue quitting jobs to find more fitting workplaces based on their needs, values, and wants. While some of the numbers are […]

Using Meaningful Employee Recognition to Prevent Burnout in the Workplace

Golden Arch Glass Award

The face of the workforce has changed over the last couple of years, mostly due to the pandemic. Many businesses transitioned at least part of their workforce into remote positions. But in 2021, there were still high rates of employee burnout. Now that your business is facing a new year, it’s time to get serious […]

Top 5 Considerations When Choosing Crystal Awards

Double Blue Peak Award

Crystal awards are attractive options for rewarding well-deserving recipients. They send a powerfully positive message, and they mean something. However, not all crystal awards are created equal. You want to make sure that you are purchasing a high-quality crystal award and not just a fancy paperweight. Here are five of the top things you need […]

6 Key Employee Recognition Stats

Bluefin Circle Glass Award

Employee recognition and appreciation can provide your company or organization with numerous benefits. Having a solid recognition program in place can increase productivity, decrease turnover, and reduce absenteeism. It’s important for employees to feel valued for the work they do. They want and need to be recognized for the contributions they make to their team […]

Three Creative Ways to Display Trophies

There are a lot of different types of workplace awards from paperweights to desk sets to crystal trophies. If you received a paperweight as an award, it easily fits on your desk. But what if you were rewarded with more traditional trophies? You may not have a desk large enough to display trophies. Do you […]

How to Plan for Appreciation Plaques

There is a lot of value in expressing gratitude. Psychologists agree that it’s good for the one receiving gratitude and appreciation, as well as the one demonstrating it. Being appreciative can be useful in building trust in relationships in all types of organizations. Appreciation plaques are appropriate for employees and volunteers. They are applicable in […]

Teacher Appreciation During a Pandemic

It’s got to be tough to be a teacher during a pandemic. Teachers, from first-year newbies to seasoned instructors, are being challenged beyond the norms of a classroom setting. Some haven’t seen their students in months, some schools are going entirely virtual. Other schools are letting parents choose between virtual and in-person classroom settings. This […]

Trophies and Awards for Frontline Heroes

  As the world continues to charge through the current pandemic, there are many on the frontlines. Emergency Techs, doctors, nurses, and many other professionals in the healthcare arena are using extraordinary will and strength to fight the coronavirus. Every day many of them risk their own lives to ensure the safety of others and […]

Engraving Awards for Recipients

 Three Reasons for Engraving Awards It feels good to receive an award, but even better if it is personalized. At Suburban Custom Awards, we make it easy for you to personalize trophies, plaques, and other awards. We make it easy for you to add a personalized message. Here are three good reasons for engraving awards. […]