Using Pillar Trophies and other Awards as Reward and Recognition
Trophies and other types of awards have been used for centuries to reward employees, soldiers, sports competitors, and participants of events for their efforts. These trophies present people with an opportunity to be recognised for their performance or achievement, and doing this has a range of benefits. Not only does it provide validation of effort and performance, but it also provides a timely reminder that the person gets to keep and display (if they choose to do so) to remind others of their outstanding performance or achievements.
Pillar trophies are typically awarded to achievers in sports events, and there are a few different types of pillar trophies that can be used to indicate the significance of the occasion or achievement. There are also a lot of other types of trophies that can be used as a reward, and they always provide the winner with some sort of recognition of hard work or a great deal of effort.
When it comes to employees, it is crucial to recognise hard work, talent, and achievement. Winning a trophy makes them feel that they have accomplished something special; that the hard work or long hours were well worth it, and this motivates them to achieve even greater things! Let’s face it; all employers want a motivated workforce.
When it comes to schools or academic institutions, pillar trophies also play a great part in motivation and reward. Students and school children who receive these awards also feel that they stand out from the crowd, that they have done something worthwhile, and that they have been given an opportunity to shine.
Pillar trophies are there to remind us of the origins of trophies and awards. The ancient Greeks used trophies to reward soldiers and sports heroes. The pillars signify the pillars used in the most important and famous Greek and Roman buildings of the time, and these pillars signify strength and longevity. These trophies are therefore there to remind us of the achievements of ancient peoples, and to repeat these in the modern day.
If you are looking for pillar trophies, or any other kind of trophy, medal, or award for any occasion, give our team at Trophy & Medal Boutique a call. We have a wide range to choose from and we can create the types of awards and trophies you need to reward anyone for just about anything. We also provide gifts and creative awards for your occasion! Call us today to find out more about our product range.
Looking for Marble Trophies for Sale? We can Help!
While there are a lot of different types of trophies and awards used in a variety of environments, marble trophies have their own charm and significance. Marble signifies strength, longevity, beauty, and achievement. Awarding someone a heavy marble trophy will create an indelible memory, and because marble can last and remain beautiful for centuries, it is truly one of the best materials when it comes to choosing an award or trophy for someone who achieved something exceptional.
Marble trophies are hard to beat – they are solid objects that are wonderful to look at. Presenting someone with one of these, instead of a lightweight cup or trophy somehow signifies a much higher level of prestige. The weight of it is equal to the weight of the achievement, and it somehow seems a lot more significant with marble. The awarding of a trophy puts a tangible and long-lasting value on the achievement and serves as a continuous reminder of what was achieved. In ancient times, these were something to behold, but as time moved on and technology improved, there is now a wide range of trophies and medals for sale in just about any price bracket. You can get anything from plastic cups to marble trophies for sale, yet they all signify the same thing: achievement in some form or another.
Ancient Greeks started the tradition of awarding soldiers prizes or awards for good performance. In olden times, these brave souls were awarded a variety of things to reward them for achievement or accomplishment in battle or training. Often, they were awarded shields, coins (or medals), and sometimes even olive oil (which is where the wreath comes from).
When you are looking for marble trophies for sale, there are a few things that you have to consider. You have to find a trophy that is heavy and solid, because this carries the perception of quality. Some types of trophies are set on marble bases, and this is because marble provides the weight needed to keep the trophy upright and stable. Marble can also be engraved but, since engraving without a shadow or lighting colour can get lost in the marble, it is best to find a specialist that can engrave marble and imprint it with a coloured paint to make the letters stand out better. It is also good to engrave a plaque and attach it to the marble trophy.
If you are looking for the best marble trophies for sale, have a look at our catalogue online or contact our team at Trophy & Medal Boutique for more information!
Why Choose Engraved Wooden Plaques and Sports Trophies?
Everyone needs a bit of motivation every now and then, and rewarding sporting achievements with engraved wooden plaques and sports trophies brings great benefits. One of the things that is great about these is that they are personalised, and the person who is awarded a specially engraved wooden plaque or a sports trophy feels that he or she can truly call it their own. It is also a really cost-effective way in which to recognise outstanding achievement. The engraving makes it special and personal, and recipients of these awards really appreciate them. Just a bit of creativity can turn a seemingly bland award into something wonderful!
It is also possible to commemorate a particular occasion, day or achievement with personalised, engraved wooden plaques and sports trophies. These can then serve as reminders of this specific event or day, the day on which something special was achieved, or the day that something extraordinary took place.
A good thing about engraved wooden plaques and personalised trophies is that you have a lot of freedom in terms of what can be engraved, and a bit of creativity goes a long way. Some items do better with engraving than others, but wooden plaques and sports trophies are easy to engrave – if you find the right expert! A good engraving brings a new dimension to the item, and personalising it makes the recipient appreciate it even more!
Often, it is quite expensive to provide gifts, especially at a corporate level, and if you need to find a cost-effective approach to rewarding people for their efforts, investing in quality wooden plaques or trophies won’t put a large dent in your bottom line! They are relatively inexpensive, even with the engraving, and provide the ideal corporate gift or recognition, without breaking the bank.
At Trophy & Medal Boutique, we specialise in the provision of high-quality promotional items, wooden plaques and sports trophies for just about any occasion. We have built a solid reputation over the three decades that we have been in business, and our product range can be personalised with engraving or embroidery. We also have the expertise, knowledge and skills that allow us to work with a great variety of products, and our innovative design teams always come up with amazing ideas and gratifying results. We only employ the best machinery and modern computer systems, in order to get your product just right, and we pride ourselves on going the extra mile to get your order to you on time.
Regardless of how big or small the job, we strive to keep our customers happy and smiling. Give us a call today to find out more about our extensive product lines.