POPPING TO SUCCESS
IDEA: To celebrate National Popcorn Day on January 19th

ALTERNATIVE NAMES: A-maizing Success, More Than a Kernel of Success

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CHANNEL11 WAV FILES: “Pss, got any popcorn?”

GOAL OF CONTEST: Run a Team Based contest based on percent to goal. Take a look at the goal of your choice from the first quarter of last year, and increase that goal for this year.

POSSIBLE PRIZES: A gallon of popcorn from a local popcorn place or popular online site (http://www.thepopcornfactory.com or http://www.popcornindiana.com)

SCORE A PIECE OF THE PIE
IDEA: To celebrate National Pie Day on January 23rd

ALTERNATIVE NAMES: As American as Apple Pie; Not Just a Pie in the Sky

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CHANNEL11 WAV FILES: “Ooh, floor pie.” (Homer Simpson)

GOAL OF CONTEST: Run a one-day competition based on the behavior of your choice, such as updating Contacts or Opportunity Advancement. The day after the competition concludes, provide the winner with a special privilege normally reserved for an executive.

POSSIBLE PRIZES: Pie of the winner’s choice from a local bakery (or from great pie makers: http://www.achatzpies.com/ or http://gtpie.com/)

YOU’RE SO MONEY
IDEA: Based on famous line from “Swingers” (“You’re so money and you don’t even know it”)

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CHANNEL11 WAV FILE:  “You’re so money…”

GOAL OF CONTEST: Run a month long parent/child competition with points being awarded for your selected behavior, such as closing deals. Each week,, provide the winner of the daily (child) competition with a $25 cash (or casino chips).  Award the winner of the month long (parent) competition with $100 in casino chips.  A list of alternative prizes are listed below.

POSSIBLE PRIZES: “Swingers” on Blu-Ray; $XX in chips to be used at a local casino; “You’re So Money” banner to hang in the winner’s work space

THE PRO BOWL
IDEA: To commemorate NFL’s game of the best players across the country

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CHANNEL11 WAV FILES: Monday Night Football theme

GOAL OF CONTEST: Run a contest based on the behavior of your choice and crown the best in that behavior the winner!

POSSIBLE PRIZES: Custom bobblehead of the winner in their favorite NFL jersey; if running a team contest, have each team pick their favorite NFL team as their picture and then provide the winners with a “tailgate” (free lunch) at the office