You know that one of the things you need to do as a manager is recognize your employees’ accomplishments and achievements. Recognition helps build morale, reinforce the right actions and behaviors, and maintain employee motivation. While you certainly need to provide consistent and frequent recognition to each of your team members—you don’t have to do it all alone. There are other people in the organization who can, and should, provide recognition to your team—and you can help make that happen. Soliciting recognition from these groups is a great thing to do. Hearing from leaders, customers, or other teams can be very meaningful. Since receiving recognition from these groups is not typical, when we do, it is very rewarding and motivating. By completing this course, you will know how to find others within the organization who can give praise and recognition to your team. Course Result: Find others within the organization who can give praise and recognition to your team. This course has been approved for 1 hour of PDU credit from PMI (Project Management Institute).
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.