(noun) - /pləs pləs/
1.) A way to recognize the goodness in others.
2.) An accolade for incremental or compounding improvement.
Related words: kudos, thanks, right-on, keep it up
A “Plus Plus” is about recognizing an incremental improvement. Just as each brick in a wall is essential to its stability, each individual contribution to making the world a better place is valuable on its own, but becomes even more impactful when added to the improvements of the group. A “Plus Plus” is the recognition of an action that builds upon past personal or community success, no matter how incremental.
I appreciate how you made things volumes better for your indexers by continuously pursuing knowledge. I’m giving you this “Plus Plus” as a way to say “Stay awesome. Stay you. Stay Elastic."
I appreciate how you improved things for internal and external collaborators by working to standardize development practices and workflows. I’m giving you this “Plus Plus” as a way to say “Stay awesome. Stay you. Stay engaged."
I appreciate how you made things better for all those who interact with government or use government services by promoting open and agile practices. I’m giving you this “Plus Plus” as a way to say “Stay awesome. Stay you. Stay agile."
Yours, Meghan Davis
Receiving a “Plus Plus” is high praise - it’s a recognition of the fact that you’ve made things better for everyone, and you should keep it up!