Praise options in Teams

In Microsoft Teams there is now a new option available to give praise to your colleagues.

Praise in Microsoft teams

Simply select the Praise option from the Ellipses menu in the conversation.

Praise menu option in Microsoft teams

After selecting the badge you can leave a comment


You then get a preview

Praise preview in Microsoft teams

This now creates a badge for the user that you want to give praise.

Badge of praise in Teams


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By Pieter Veenstra

Business Applications and Office Apps & Services Microsoft MVP working as a Microsoft Productivity Principal Consultant at HybrIT Services. You can contact me using

2 thoughts on “Do you give any praise to your colleagues, Microsoft Teams makes giving praise easy!”
  1. I wish there was a way to turn this off – I don’t need gold stars, I quit caring about that in 1st grade.

    Then again, I guess the current crop of noob employees needs constant reinforcement, don’t they?

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