Recognition Professionals International brings awareness, credibility and accountability to employee recognition through a powerful and passionate network of Recognition Professionals. As advocates for positive employee experiences that foster engagement, we share best practices, and provide tools, strategies, thought leadership, education and professional certification.



All effective recognition programs are dynamic cycles of assessment, strategy, implementation, and review. While this cycle is easy to define, it's difficult to execute well. The Certified Recognition Professional® (CRP) program will guide you through Best Practice processes and standards and ensure the success of your recognition program. Read more.

Watch our free webinar, How a CRP Designation Can Work for You


Recognition Fundamentals

Our new online Recognition Fundamentals course is an engaging way to get your recognition started or revitalized. The interactive online course also includes a 50 page learning guide. Recognition Fundamentals is free ($150 value) if you join as a premium practitioner or business partner now or you can purchase it. Get started today!


Check out our member central to learn more about the benefits of membership. In addition to discounts to our experience conference and CRP designation courses, paid members get full access to the almost 30 on-demand webinars, dozens of white pages and case studies, a member directory and an online discussion group. Free Basic members get limited access. Join today.



NEW Blog Post

Creating Recognition Champions: The Benefits of Recognition Training

No matter where your organization currently stands in terms of a recognition program – whether it is an existing program or in the planning stages – for it to be effective you need recognition champions who are enthusiastic and knowledgeable and can help support the program and help make it work.

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