In addition to the great team and culture building benefits of peer recognition in the workplace, MeritShare offers something unique to our users – we offer every user on the platform the ability to build their professional brand online just by participating in positive peer recognition at the office.
Each user on MeritShare has a public profile associated with their own recognition. When you give peer recognition on MeritShare, the recognition you give shows up on your public profile page. If you mark the recognition you send as private, only the award name will be visible publicly. If the recognition you send or receive is public, the full detail of the recognition is visible instantly on your profile – helping you build your professional brand online.
Here are Three Steps to Professional Branding with MeritShare:
Step 1 – Sign up using your company email at www.meritshare.com
MeritShare requires your work email so we can ensure the recognition on the platform is professional and is given by people who have actually worked with you on a professional basis.
Step 2 – Complete Your Profile With Your Full Name and a Photo
Adding your full name and a photo is key to domination the first page of Google results for your name. A profile enriched with a photo and your full name shows Google that this is high quality, unique content about YOU and it’ll allow you to push down your personal Google results, replacing them with your professional Google results.
Step 3 – Recognize a Coworker with High Quality Professional Praise
We help hundreds of companies and thousands of users improve their company culture and employee engagement through peer recognition. By sending some high quality, professional recognition to a coworker – you will be recognized as a leader within your team, even if you don’t have the job title to prove it. By sending the recognition on MeritShare vs. email, a record of your recognition will show up on your own public profile on MeritShare – helping you boost your professional brand in just minutes.
Thats it! It takes just a few minutes to set up your account and send you first bit of peer recognition on MeritShare. Your coworkers will love the recognition they receive and you can help build your own professional brand in the process.