Showing a little appreciation can go a long way for people. Recognition is ranked higher than increased benefits and compensation, development opportunities, and autonomy. The below compilation of sincere words of appreciation are listed below to help inspire the sharing of recognition.
Any man’s life will be filled with constant and unexpected encouragement if he makes up his mind to do his level best each day.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more. Encouragement after censure is as the sun after a shower.
Courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest in the gratefully and appreciating heart.
Encouraged people achieve the best; dominated people achieve second best; neglected people achieve the least.
I am so thankful for the time you took to help with my project.
I will always remember how you helped me to get this wonderful opportunity.
It was so nice of you to help me out the other day.
Thank you again for inviting us into your lovely home.
Thank you for coming and sharing this special time with us. We hope you know that our day was more special because you were there with us.
Thank you so much for all you have done for us.
Thank you so much for having us over for dinner.
Thanks so much for taking the time out of your schedule to come over.
Thanks so much for taking the time to help with my project.
Thanks so much for the great time the other night.
We are forever grateful that you shared our wedding with us.
We are forever in your debt for helping us through this tough time.
We are so pleased you could join us on our special day.
We will always be grateful for all that you have done to help us.
We’ll never forget the great experience we had together.
We’re so happy you were able to make it to our event.
The below infographic provides a look at the benefits and statistics of showing appreciation to fellow employees and the desired recognition looked for by employees. More than $350 billion is lost each year in the United States due to a lack of appreciation and recognition.