We all know how challenging it can be to shop for people during the holidays, especially when it comes to those you work with. Whether it’s something that’s useful, indulgent, or just for fun, the gifts you get your employees should be more about showing your care than checking a box. Below are 14 amazing gift ideas for the holidays that will seriously impress coworkers with your thoughtful and creative gift giving.
Focus on the experience with a holiday gift
Some of the most memorable presents offer an immersive experience. From delicious food gifts to hands-on classes, these thoughtful gifts tap into all the senses. Our curated picks transform corporate gifting with presents that aptly convey employee appreciation.
Delicious cured meats? Check. Cheeses of varying sizes? Check. Putting it all together? That’s where the challenge comes in. Now, Alice’s Table offers a complete charcuterie kit and virtual master class to learn how to create the perfect charcuterie board.
It’s nesting season, so encourage your team to cozy up and relax on the weekends with this soft, wearable blanket and simple, chic “Happy” mug to fill with a favorite hot beverage. It’s the perfect recipe for self-care.
Holiday gifts for employees that they wouldn’t buy for themselves
The most undervalued gifts are the ones that your recipient didn’t even know she needed. These practical and useful gifts are high on beauty and fun, and they won’t require you to splurge too much.
This gift set lets your employees know that when it’s time to clock out, it’s time to unwind. The essential spa kit includes such self-care favorites as a luxurious shower gel and lotion set, packaged in a fashionable rope tote that has a second life as a catch-all.
Even employees with a black thumb will enjoy this beautiful desktop terrarium. Easy to maintain, these succulents will bring a lush pop of nature to any office or cubicle.
Surprise and delight with holiday gifts for employees
Opening a gift should be a moment of unexpected happiness. These gifts are fun, festive, and, above all, memorable.
An overflowing box of gourmet treats will put a smile on anyone’s face. This one is stuffed with some of the very best, such as Moose Munch Premium Popcorn, raspberry galettes, mixed nuts, and pepper and onion relish.
Give gifts with personalized meaning
It’s indeed the thought that counts. These gifts share a personal message or meaning and amp up the sentimentality.
There’s no better way to share your feelings than with this gourmet gift basket. With so many tasty treats, including seasonal pears, two types of cheese, and mixed nuts, the recipient will have enough snacks to stash in their desk drawer to last them for weeks.
Words matter. That’s why each jar is filled with a motivational message from notables like Abraham Lincoln (“And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.”) and Plato (“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.”).
Brighten up someone’s desk with a beautiful money tree. Not only do live plants boost happiness and air quality, according to feng shui enthusiasts, but the seven leaves also allegedly bring extra luck and attract the energies of wealth and prosperity. A great sign, perhaps, that they’ll also be getting that end-of-year bonus…
Got a one-of-a-kind employee? Give them a gift that is worthy of their unicorn abilities with a fruit bouquet featuring unicorn-shaped pineapple slices, dipped and decorated with purple and pink manes and yellow chocolaty horns.
If you’re looking to gift your employees this holiday season, contact a corporate sales rep today. Remember to order early.