Nine affordable ideas to recognize your staff

You don’t need to break the bank, and you don’t need to wait until October

Arranging a team activity, such as volunteering followed by a potluck, can be one way to show appreciation.
“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted” ~Mahatma Gandhi
Every October, the veterinary industry celebrates our techs, showering them with treats and presents, to show our love and appreciation of what they do. Tech Week is wonderful and really necessary for morale and team cohesion; but what about the other 51 weeks in the year? The work never stops, so we really need to celebrate our teams consistently.
Obviously, we say “thank you” every single day for all the hard work they do. Saying so is appropriate and appreciated, but what makes a difference is when someone shows you they love and appreciate you! As veterin...


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