Questions about the Shoutouts by Airspeed app for Slack? We’ve got advice and answers.
Shoutouts by Airspeed FAQs
Shoutouts 🏆 by Airspeed is a Slack app where you can easily send kudos and recognize teammates. Recognize teammates yourself, or nominate them to leadership for even more recognition. The Shoutouts app helps create a positive culture and improve happiness, retention, and overall performance by focusing on recognition.
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Add it to a team channel where you recognize stellar work. If you don’t have a channel for this yet, we recommend #shoutouts, #kudos, or #recognition. You can add the Shoutouts app to multiple channels.
We have 2 easy shortcuts! If you type :trophy: 🏆 and @ mention anyone in a channel, that will be logged as a Shoutout. Or, you can use the command /shoutout.
Sure! When you create a Shoutout, you’ll select the channel you want to send it in. Or simply add a :trophy: 🏆 emoji and @ mention someone in any channel to add the app there.
To view Shoutouts history, navigate to the Home tab of the Shoutouts app and click on “👀 See all company Shoutouts” at the bottom. You can view all Shoutout history and filter it by person, date, values, and more. Many of our users leverage this for employee reviews or recognition moments, such as a company town hall.
A great way to start is to encourage everyone to add their own monthly Shoutouts goal in the Home tab of the Slack app. We’ll send friendly reminders to track their progress and celebrate when they achieve their goal.
Feel-good Friday is a simple way to prioritize weekly recognition moments. 52% of employees want more recognition than they’re currently getting (Quantum Workplace).
We created Feel-good Friday so managers and employees can take a moment each week to share recognition for their teammates. It’s a helpful reminder to think about your week in review. The App Admin can turn it off using the “Team Settings” button in the Home tab of the app.
Once Shoutouts 🏆 by Airspeed is installed in your workspace, simply @ mention Shoutouts in a message in the private channel.
The Shoutouts app Admin is the person who installed the app. If you want to change the Admin, send us a message via the support widget (bottom right) or email [email protected]. The Admin can add or edit the company values listed in the “Send Shoutout” modal.