Top GMs from across Hilton discuss how they use recognition to motivate their team, improve performance, and address business objectives. Watch video.


National Lollipop Day Celebration

We celebrated National Lollipop Day on July 20th with a goody card filled with sweet treats for all associates and ...  Read more.  Sep 21, 2017

The Need for Team Member Recognition, and How to Do It Right.

We all crave it: Everybody wants to be recognized. Do you remember jumping off the diving board as a child and shouting for your mother or father to watch? Or that feeling you had when they posted a drawing you created at school on the refrigerator door? Recognition is a fundamental human need. In 1943, noted psychologist and educator Abraham Harold Maslow created what is known as “Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs.” In his now-iconic ...  Read more.  Nov 1, 2016

Instant Recognition

Starting in March of this Year we at Hilton Nagoya has introduced the Best Practice of "Instant Recognition" for our Head of Departments to use freely. The HOD's have been equipped with different kinds of vouchers, such as a prepaid Starbucks card, Book store club card, etc., to use as a means to show appreciation to Team Members, whoever and whenever they feel that someone went that extra mile! This practice has been a tremendous success, not ...  Read more.  May 5, 2016

Great Ways to Celebrate Administrative Professionals Week (April 24-30)

April 24-30 is our opportunity to recognize the Administrative Professionals who keep us organized, on task, and on our toes. Check out these ways to celebrate, adapted from this article: Give a nice gift basket filled with their favorite things, such as cheese and crackers, candy, or bath supplies Take him or her out to lunch at a nice local restaurant Spring for a morning at a local spa, or free services at your hotel's ...  Read more.  Mar 30, 2016

Team Member CARE Rally

In August, we held the second quarter CARE Rally with all Team Members. Before all the Team Members got into the ballroom everyone wrote down their wishes for the hotel and hung up the notes on the tree. Also, everyone had a wonderful snack package as a door gift. At the beginning, our General Manager Steve gave a speech and drew a lucky Team Member's name from all notes on the tree. After that, all department managers shared key information ...  Read more.  Sep 9, 2015