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Appogee HR: Shout-outs

This feature is available as part of our Appogee HR Success package. If you're interested in upgrading to take advantage of this feature, please get in touch with the Sales team, email or speak to your Customer Success Representative.

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Shout-outs associated with Goals

Shout-outs not associated with Goals

Viewing Shout-outs

Security Settings

You can recognise your employees and increase engagement by submitting Shout-outs for them. If you think a colleague has done a good job, you're able to tell them, and inform everyone else that you value them. 

Shout-outs associated with Goals

Shout-outs can be submitted as part of a Goal,  you will need to be at least a Reader of the Goal in question and the person receiving your Shout-out also needs to be a collaborator on the Goal. For more information on Goal permissions, take a look at the following article: User Roles and Permissions

To submit a Shout-out, open the Goal and click the medal icon in the top right corner of the Goal. A dialog will appear where you need to input the name of the employee receiving the Shout-out and your feedback message, then click Submit.

All Goal associated Shout-outs will appear in the Goal Timeline. 

Shout-outs not associated with Goals

For instances when there is not a specific Goal to associate a Shout-out to, you can submit a Shout-out from the Quick Add in the top of the side menu. Click the plus icon to view the menu and select Shout-out from the list. 

Follow the same steps as above to submit the Shout-out. 

Viewing Shout-outs

Shout-outs regardless of whether they're attached to a Goal or not can be viewed in the Recent Shout-outs widget of the Dashboard. This can be filtered to a particular team or all teams. 

You can also view a larger list of Shout-outs by going to Performance > Shout-outs. 

This page is split into 3 sections - My Shout-outs, My Submitted Shout-outs and All Shout-outs. 

My Shout-outs will show you all the Shout-outs you've received from other employees. 

My Submitted Shout-outs will show you all the Shout-outs you have submitted and to which employee they are related. 

Finally, you can view all Shout-outs for the organisation by going to the All Shout-outs page.

Security Settings

You can control who has the ability to submit and view Shout-outs within the General Settings. 

Go to System Config > General Settings > Shout-outs. 

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