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How a Suggestion Program can help your company

A properly constructed employee idea program should be a part of every organization’s Incentive and Recognition plan. Your employee suggestion program will have a positive impact on employee morale, and opens a significant communications channel between employees and management.  

The purpose of a suggestion program is to encourage employees to identify specific problems or opportunities to improve, and suggest solutions to enhance efficiency, increase productivity, reduce costs, or create a safer work environment.


Employee Suggestion Program - Planning Tips:

  1. Begin by preparing a detailed plan for your program. To help get started, see this guide "Getting a Suggestion Program Started"
     
  2. Planning your suggestion awards. Not every suggestion will result in an award to the employee. Sometimes a simple thank you note will be enough, as long as each suggestion is acknowledged and shown consideration.
    When merchandise awards are part of your plan, consider the award options shown below.
     
  3. To encourage more suggestions, enter the employee's name of each qualified suggestion, into a periodic raffle. The winner of the raffle gets a small award - see award options below.

Suggestion Program - Award Options

Gift Catalog Award Packets (Tier-Level collections): These are perfect for winners of the qualified-submissions raffle, or as awards for accepted suggestions. You can provide appropriately valued awards with tier-level Award-of-Choice Packets. There are 17 package levels starting as low as $20 each, complete.


For approved suggestions that do not qualify for a Cash Award, such as when the idea has significant benefit to the company, but is difficult to congrats-catalog-250measure, or for suggestions not resulting in specific cost savings, a series of tier-level Award-of-Choice Catalog Packets should be clearly defined as awards.

Gift Catalog Award Packets are easy and effective awards. Each Suggestion Award packet can be customized with your congratulations letter and an awards catalog for the tier-level of your choice. More about Gift Catalogs


Point Awards for your Suggestion Program: If your organization already has a Points-Based Awards Platform, consider adding your Employee Suggestion Program to it. A good Points-based program, such as our Comprehensive Points-based Platform, allow multiple recognition programs to run at the same time, including: Suggestion Programs, Service Awards, Sales Contest Awards, Safety Recognition, and more.

Having an employee suggestion program as a part of a point points-screen-150banking platform is the best solution, especially when employees are able to participate in multiple incentive and recognition programs, and have multiple opportunities to earn points in each.

All earned points can be accrued by employees, and are redeemable from a large selection of great life-style awards. More about Points-Based Programs


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  • Sample Employee Award Packet
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  • Pricing, order forms, and how to get started

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Employee Recognition Awards

Use this form to request your free information package, sent via UPS. It will include:

*  Sample Employee Award Packet
*  Sample Gift-of-Choice Award Catalogs
*  How to customize Presentation Packets
*  Pricing, order forms, and how to get started.