Employee Appreciation Day isn’t the only time of year to thank, motivate and recognize your top performing team. Employee gifts, from handwritten notes to personalized gift boxes, given throughout the year provide team leaders and managers an opportunity to help employees feel valued and appreciated. And as we previously wrote about, thoughtful gestures that demonstrate employee appreciation can lead to increased employee happiness, productivity and loyalty.
Looking for memorable employee gift ideas to give all year long? We’ve got you covered. Here are 7 unique and useful employee appreciation ideas.
Small enough to be used in important meetings and then tucked in your bag for the subway commute home, this sophisticated cloth-bound notebook offers both style and function. The sleek design of the hardcover notebook creates the ability to open flat for sketching and drawing diagrams. And as an added bonus, the flat layout makes it possible to use every inch of paper eliminating unnecessary waste.
Long days in the office and weeks away from home on business trips can be exhausting. Easy to use at your desk or throw in your bag for your business trip nightstand, this pocket-friendly, porcelain stone and organic essential oils are the perfect size to bring a sense of calm, peace and joy to the day anywhere, anytime.
Inspire your busy employee to unplug and re-charge in the midst of their chaotic day with this beautifully designed, artisan teacup and saucer. Dishwasher and microwave safe, the unique design and matte texture of this stone teacup is an attractive addition to any desk and is a tactile contrast from the perpetual flat screens.
The best way to rejuvenate in the middle of the afternoon is with a delicious drink that gets your energy flowing. And, for your most ambitious employees, this aromatic green tea blend of organic Chinese green and delicate Jasmine tea will do just that! Known for its relaxing and stress relieving properties, green tea can be enjoyed hot or as a cold brewed iced tea!
Your employees already have a lot to worry about, the last thing they need to be stressing over is where they left their keys. Stylish and jingle-free, this key organizer holds office keys, house keys, and can even be added to a car key fob. Problem solved!
Digging for earbuds after a long day of work is the worst! However, this vegan leather, stylish travel cord roll eliminates that frustration and makes staying organized on-the-go easy. All of your employees' small cable gear fits into this one small wrap that can be easily carried between desks and meetings before throwing it in their bag for the commute home. Even Oprah loves it!
When the going gets tough there is no better cure than indulgent chocolate, especially when it’s based on Ayurveda ancient Indian science of medicine. Blended to promote balance and wellness, these truffles are dairy-free, fair trade, non-GMO, and use no refined sugar or synthetics. Along with being raw and healthy, these pure chocoates offer a unique and decadant flavor. As if you don't already feel great about eating this chocolate, 25% of all profits are donated by the manufacturer for the benefit of under-privileged children!