Monday, December 8, 2014

Funny Office Superlatives

When I wrote the original collection of Funny Awards in 2008, it had an obvious office slant. This largely came from my own experience working in an office environment.

In 2013, I set out to put all of the office-specific awards into their own collection for the first time. The result is “101 Funny OfficeAwards.”

From 101 Funny Office Awards by Larry Weaver
Whether it’s a corporate office, church office, or manufacturing plant office, there are certain situations and references that are unique to office culture. From cubicles to computers, meetings, break rooms, desks, office gossip — 101 Funny Office Awards covers it all.

I find the best source of awards inspiration comes from performing at company office parties.

I hear the same things everywhere – the coffeepot is always empty, Internet surfing is restricted, and the office temperature is too hot (or too cold). Sound familiar? 


Managers want to show employees that they are fun and have a sense of humor. Unfortunately, their attempts at humor often border on inappropriate or offensive.

If you’re trying to come up with your own office awards, don’t worry. I've done the work for you.

Some of the office superlatives honor those co-workers who are:
  • most likely to pass off work to others
  • least likely to commit to anything
  • most likely to lose paperwork
  • most likely to extend meetings
  • most likely to surf the Internet
  • most likely to dress casually
  • most likely to devour the break room food
  • most likely to send emails in ALL CAPS 

I am serious about customer satisfaction. Every purchase comes with my cell phone number. If you have any issues, I’m here to help.

If you want to purchase 101 Funny Office Awards, look for 3 things: written by “Larry Weaver”, my photo on the cover, and “funawards.com” in the URL. Purchase directly from me at www.funawards.com/office-awards

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Monday, December 1, 2014

Funny Certificates for Employees


When it comes to Funny Employee Awards, there is one name you can trust – Larry Weaver. This prolific author and professional stand-up comedian released the first edition of Funny Employee Awards in 2008. He had no idea he was starting a worldwide phenomenon.
From 101 Funny Employee Awards by Larry Weaver
Weaver doesn’t claim that he came up with the concept, only that he introduced it to the masses through his original site, FunnyEmployeeAwards.com 

He began incorporating the awards into his stand-up comedy performances for company events as early as 2006. 

He later moved operations to FunAwards.com – both to expand into non work-related awards, and because the domain was shorter and easier to remember.


There’s no denying that Weaver is an expert at using humor in the workplace. He has the unique experience as both a professional touring stand-up comedian, and as company employee.

Weaver has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina and worked for 10 years as a consultant. He’s seen his share of interesting employees and unusual workplace situations.

Some of the 101 employee awards honor those employees who:
  • can fix anything
  • are never around
  • love Wednesdays
  • don’t explain things well
  • are ready to go when needed
  • always puts foot in mouth
  • will eat anything left out
  • are eager to quit working
  • always tells the truth
  • start the week in a bad mood
Funny Employee Awards has been used across the Globe. The original book is even registered at the U.S. Copyright Office.

Weaver is fanatical about customer satisfaction. Every purchase comes with his cell phone number. He personally handles all support calls. And he offers a 30-day, money-back guarantee.

Weaver sells the employee awards directly to consumers through his site FunAwards.com

If you want to purchase 101 Funny Employee Awards, look for 3 things: the author’s name “Larry Weaver”, his photo on the cover, and “funawards.com” in the URL.

101 Funny Employee Awards

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Halloween Awards - Free Printable Certificate

Need a free printable certificate for your Halloween Party? Whether your party is at school, your home, or the office, we've got a free printable certificate that will fit your needs!

Typical Halloween Party Award ideas include Best Costume, Scariest Costume, Most Creative Costume, Sexiest Costume, Naughtiest Costume, Best Homemade Costume, Best Couple, and Best Overall Costume.

But your Halloween Party awards don't have to be only about costumes. You could give out awards for Tastiest Dish, Best Decorations, Top Jack-o-Lantern, Cutest Couple, or whatever you can imagine.

Free Halloween Award Certificate

Halloween Party Award Certificate


The great thing about this free printable PDF certificate is that you can quickly and easily customize it for your needs. You can type directly onto the certificate template and add your own message before printing. Within seconds you'll have a unique award that will bring smiles and laughs to your Halloween Party!

Have your own Halloween Party Award Ideas? Post them in the comments section below.

Monday, April 28, 2014

Nurse of the Year Award Certificate Free

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12 (the birth date of famous nurse Florence Nightingale) in the United States. National Nurses Day, sometimes referred to as Nurses Day or National RN Recognition Day, occurs each year on May 6.

Typical Nurse Appreciation gift ideas include cards, pins, poems, letters, gift certificates, lunch, and gift baskets. If your theme or activities revolve around food, remember to gift healthy (fruit, nuts, light snacks). We don't need our nurses falling into a sugar-induced coma during triage.

Free Nurse of the Year Award Certificate

Nurse of the Year Award Certificate


The best gift for nurses day is something homemade and from the heart. Quickly customize your own "Nurse of the Year" Award Certificate with our free printable PDF.  You can type directly onto the certificate template and add your own message before printing. Within seconds you'll have a unique award that will bring smiles to your favorite teacher! Just click the link to download the PDF and enjoy!

Friday, November 29, 2013

Video for 101 Funny Office Awards

My new promotional video for "101 Funny Office Awards" lovingly crafted with Adobe Audition, Screencast-O-Matic, Picasa, Photoshop and Adobe Premiere. I even upgraded to a new Blue Microphone (the Yeti). Enjoy!



Watch on YouTube:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FkAMJLrwfKo

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT:
Hi, I’m comedian Larry Weaver with a look inside "101 Funny Office Awards".

This downloadable PDF file contains 101 unique award certificates created specifically for those who work in an office environment.

I’ve written lots of tips to make sure you have the best office awards presentation possible.

You’ll find a handy ballot to nominate coworkers for awards without giving away the award itself.

Next up are the certificates. You’ll find awards for everything from break room etiquette to office gossip.

Customize the certificates using free Adobe Reader software. Just pick an award you like, type in the recipient name, presenter’s name, and date. Choose print, hit OK. It’s that easy.

You can reword the name of the award. You can change the explanation to better fit your recipient or create your own funny award. The possibilities are endless.

The built-in snapshot tool is ideal for copying and pasting the certificate into an email or PowerPoint.

These certificates are a lot of fun. They’re perfect for any type of business or organization anywhere in the World. And they are backed by a 30-day 100% satisfaction guarantee.

Download your copy today at FunAwards.com