How to celebrate your business achievements

Celebrating achievements in business is so important.  Not only does it help to boost morale within your team, but acknowledging milestones helps to keep a balance of motivation and future growth.

In this blog, we’ll outline some of the key reasons why celebrating those achievements is key to fostering growth, and ways in which to do so.


Why is it important to celebrate business achievements?

One of the biggest reasons of why it’s important to celebrate business achievements is how it boosts employee motivation, morale and overall wellbeing.  Having great employee wellbeing leads to happier employees, a higher job satisfaction and in turn increases staff retention rate.  Your employees are the absolute heart of your business and without them it wouldn’t function as it does, so celebrating them and their milestones will help to foster a positive work environment.

Not only does celebrating achievements help to ensure each team member feels valued, but it also helps to strengthen teamwork.  Promoting team cohesion and reminding them that the achievements are a collective effort will increase appreciation and overall relationships.

By regularly celebrating milestones by of individuals and of the overall team, you foster a culture of growth and continuous development.  According to Nectar HR, 77.9% of employees would be more productive if they were recognised more frequently.

Employees are far more likely to be engaged in their work if they are celebrated on a regular basis.


How to celebrate business achievements?

There are many ways to celebrate milestones within your business including:

  • Entering Business Awards: Business awards are a great way of celebrating your achievements and your team. Whilst the application process can be lengthy at times, delving into your business over the past year in that way can really highlight everything you’ve achieved over that timeframe.  Some of which you often forget, simply because the day-to-day of your business can often overlook the smaller positives.  Read more about the benefits of entering business awards
  • Employee of the Month: Many businesses often overlook the power of holding an employee of the month recognition. However, doing so will help boost employee morale, engagement and overall performance.  There are different ways in which you can recognise the hard work of your employees such as personalised thank you notes, gifts or bonuses.
  • Team Building: Holding regular team building activities can really help to foster and grow the relationships of your employees and strengthen their skills. It shows how you are focused and committed to working together and creating a healthy work culture.
  • Achievement Timeline: Creating a timeline of all your business achievements over the years can really highlight and be a tangible way of reminding yourself and your employees just how far you’ve come. Not only that, but it can also be helpful to input future goals onto the timeline to give you something to focus on going forward.


Final Thoughts

Celebrating achievements within business, no matter how small, can create a more dedicated, hardworking environment for all.  Creating an inspiring workplace will ensure current employees are celebrated and can attract new employees going forward, helping your business to thrive.

If you would like to know more about celebrating your achievements through business awards, then get in touch with us today.

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