10 gift ideas to thank your employees, clients and customers this Christmas season
'Tis the season to give a big thank you to all the people who’ve helped you reach your goals this year. But before things get too busy, it's time to start thinking about Christmas gifts that are memorable, professional, and something your staff, clients and customers will be excited to unwrap and use (or devour) right away.
Though planning festive gifts for those in the workplace might be a headscratcher, no matter what your budget is or how many people are on your gift list this year, we have 10 gift ideas that are unique, personal, and practical for both your employees and customers.
Gift ideas for employees:
1. A local treat for their taste buds
2. A fleece jacket to keep them warm
3. A solar phone charger
4. A plant to decorate their desk
5. A bag with extra compartments
Gifts for clients and customers:
1. A tote bag for Christmas shopping
2. A mug for warm winter drinks
3. A selection of local chocolate
4. A USB to keep memories
5. A Thank You card set
The Christmas season will sneak up on us before we know it. As the end-of-year tasks start to pop up on your employee’s to-do lists and your customers begin to get in full holiday mode, start planning the best ways to show both groups of people that you appreciate them for everything they've done for you and your business this year.
Get started by sitting down and making a list of who you'd like to give gifts to this Christmas and matching their names with a fitting gift.
About the author
Jen Glantz is the creator of the blog, The Things I Learned From and the author of the books All My Friends are Engaged & Always a Bridesmaid for Hire. She's a freelance writer, a public speaker, and the founder of Jen & Juice, a coaching business that's served more than 50 individual clients and companies like Google, Hyatt, Brooklyn Brewery, and ESPN.
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