Employee appreciation goes beyond a simple \u201cThank you.\u201d Show that you value your people by giving them space to prove what they\u2019re capable of. Showing appreciation to your employees means nurturing them and creating opportunities for them to grow in and out of the workplace. One of the most meaningful ways to help employees feel appreciated is to solicit their honest individual feedback. Map a path for your people, helping them envision what their development can look like at your company. Celebrating at the office with cake is great\u2014but for your employees, the sweetest reward is the chance to take on new challenges, build meaningful skills, and satisfy their curiosity.