How and When to Give Custom Corporate Awards

There is no doubt most companies are aware of the important role recognition and appreciation plays in employee retention. Yet poorly managed employee awards are not unheard of. The worst offense: giving out cookie-cutter awards not addressed to anyone specific, through an interoffice mail! It feels like an afterthought (it probably is) and is insulting to the recipient. A company award program must be designed carefully. Research shows letting employees know they’re valued...
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Why the Art Department Seeks Approval for Proofs Five Production Days before Shipping

As soon as an artist is assigned to your order to begin proofing, it is ideal for all artwork – as well as any recipient names and award information specifics – to be uploaded as soon as possible. This eliminates added correspondence between artist and customer that might slow down the proofing process and potentially cut into the five-day window that we request for printing, reviewing, laying artwork onto the pieces, etching, cleaning, quality control, packaging and shipping...
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Crystal Awards for End of Year Gifts

Crystal Awards for End of Year Gifts            With the holidays soon approaching and the end of the fiscal year, now is the time to plan your corporate award ceremony. Your team has been working hard all year to hit their goals, now it’s time for you reward them with beautiful crystal awards. From Stars to Diamonds, Eagles to Towers, crystal awards come in a variety of shapes and themes to fit any need and any budget.   Each award can be personalized with recipient informa...
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Why Custom Awards?

Everyone likes to be recognized for their hard work, but it may be surprising to learn just how much of a difference that recognition can make on the job. Everything from employee satisfaction and engagement with the company to the amount of time hires are likely to keep their jobs can be influenced by whether they're rewarded for their contributions to the workplace. Attention drives retention  One big difference between employees who receive custom awards and those who d...
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Should I get Colorfill on my Awards?

The beauty of our finely crafted glass and crystal awards lend themselves best with the simple yet elegant sandblasted white frosted look; however we can add a touch of color to your pieces to enhance the final look of your design. Adding colorfill to your pieces is the perfect way to make your personalized text stand out, we offer a wide variety of colors and while we do not color match we will do our best to make sure your awards exceed your expectations.  Note that not ...
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Extreme Quality Control at FineAwards.com

Here at FineAwards.com, we take our quality control process to the next level.  Typically quality control in most awards companies starts once your awards are produced.  A normal quality control associate’s main responsibility is to make sure your awards are clean and put into a gift box.  Not here at Fine Awards.    Our quality control has an extensive checklist prior to your order going into production.  It starts with verifying your proof matches the etching file sent t...
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How to Keep your Crystal and Acrylic Awards looking like new!

Congratulations on being recognized for your outstanding achievement.  Now that you have received your award you want to keep it looking just as amazing as when you received it.  To clean your crystal or glass award you will want to dust them often to prevent dust build up.  We suggest dusting your award every other week, depending on the air quality of your home or office.  Feather dusters are great for a light dusting, no need to use any strong chemicals. Sometimes y...
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Free Ship Recognition Awards at FineAwards.com

  As your “recognition and retention” experts, FineAwards.com is always looking for better ways to service our customers. Now you can take advantage of our Free Ship Awards! We have selected some of most popular styles at various price points to accommodate all budgets. These beautiful crystal and glass awards are in stock and ready to ship. All free ship awards have a 5-7 day production time from art approval but please remember that only ground shipping is avail...
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