Recognition Programs: Getting the most bang for your buck

Over the last 30 years, corporate recognition has changed considerably but, not always for the better. As our world has evolved into the technological age, the personal touch of face to face and phone call interactions have given way to texting and email. While most corporations see the need for some type of recognition program, which is proven to aid retention, companies typically gasp at the cost...
February 29, 2016 by Nora LaMar

The Glassical Designs Process

At Glassical Designs, we know that choosing and ordering awards can be overwhelming, but we have streamlined our process to make things easier than ever for our customers! Follow these five easy steps to make the ordering process a breeze.

January 21, 2016 by Nicole Dent

Employee Spotlight - Jeff Laboissonniere

1. Tell us a little about yourself.

I was born in Southern California and spent 36 years their before moving to Colorado Springs in 2006.

2. What is your role at Glassical Designs?

Production Manager/Coordinator.

December 07, 2015 by Nicole Dent

Employee Spotlight - Nicole Dent

1. Tell us a little about yourself.

I am a California native but have lived in Colorado for 16 years and I absolutely love it here. I attended the University of Northern Colorado where I earned my Bachelors degree in Business.

November 13, 2015 by Nicole Dent

Create a Recognition Program in 5 Easy Steps

Having a well planned, recognition program for your organization increases its value and desirability. Employees are more receptive to a program in which they understand the requirements and selection process. By following these five easy steps, you can build a recognition program that is organized, well rounded and successful...
October 12, 2015 by Nicole Dent

Employee Spotlight - Kelsey Stringham

1. Tell us a little about yourself.

I have lived in Colorado Springs since July of 2008 and before that lived in Denver, Colorado for 10 years. I am a mother of a 2-year-old little boy who is the light of my life! I enjoy spending as much time as I can with him outdoors....

October 01, 2015 by Nicole Dent

Formal Recognition: Is It Worth It?

Why should you formally recognize your employees? What's the big deal? Can't I just give them a gift card or a bonus every now and then to show them I appreciate them? Often times, the biggest mistake an employer makes is not recognizing their employees formally...
July 15, 2013 by Nicole Dent

As Summer Approaches

I understand that summer with all the beauty of the landscape, and the warmth of the sunny days, make most of us want to get outside and play.  The last thing we want to think about is autumn or next winter in January.  I advocate that while it may seem untimely, August & September are the best months for our  larger corporate customers to start planning for next year's award banquets...
May 13, 2013 by Nora LaMar

Fun Facts About Recognition Programs

Whenever we hire a new employee we explain that we have the best job in the world.  In helping our customers design recognition programs tailored to their specific needs we "get to" be involved in an incredibly positive endeavor. Fun Facts about Recognition Programs...
January 25, 2013 by Nora LaMar

Customer Service

Customer service skills are an absolute requirement for working at Glassical Designs. We pride ourselves on treating people the way we would like to be treated. Respect, understanding, knowledge and compassion are all important factors in our customer service process...
December 13, 2012 by Kelsey Stringham