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Recognition: Frequently Asked Questions
Recognition: Frequently Asked Questions

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Written by Shoshana Fleischmann
Updated over a week ago

The recognitions feature lets you recognize your employee's accomplishments, celebrate wins, promote company values, and much more! In this article we will go over the most asked question about the recognitions feature

What are the benefits of using Connecteam’s Recognition?

There are many benefits to users of the recognition feature. Research shows that companies that recognize their employees accomplishments and milestones have a lower turnover rate and overall happier employees. Connecteam’s recognition feature streamlines the process of recognizing employees making it easier for any manager to handle all aspects of employee recognition and motivation .

For admins the benefits of using the feature are:

  • It is easy send recognition to one or multiple employees

  • You can add a personal message to the recognized employee with pictures, gifs, etc.

  • Creating a sense of visibility for employees who do not work at the same site

  • Choosing which employee will celebrate with the one who is recognized. Employees, a team, a department, or even the company as a whole

  • Create custom badges that speak the company's language and represent its values

For Employees the benefits include:

  • Seeing all the recognitions they have received

  • Celebrating with other employees’ recognitions

Who can see the employee recognition?

You, the admin, can decide who can see employee recognition. This can be done when sending the recognition itself, once you select the user and the recognition badge you will come to a select viewers page. Here you can either choose for the recognition to be visible only to you and the user receiving the recognition or make it visible to others and allow them to join in on celebrating the employees recognition.

Can I create my own recognition badge?

Yes, absolutely. If you're on the advanced plan and above you can create your own custom recognition badge. To learn more about creating new recognitions check out this article.

I don’t want all of my Admin to send recognitions to everyone, I want only employees direct managers. Is there a way to set this up?

Yes, there is. In the Recognition Settings you have the ability to set the admin permissions. You can give each admin the ability to view recognitions, to send recognitions, to create and edit badges or do both. These are set per an an admin, meaning you can give individual admins different permissions!

Additional Resources

If you want to learn more about the recognitions feature check out a few of these articles:

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