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Expert Gift Tips

The Optimal Delivery Windows For 2018 Year-End Business Gifts

In Business Gifting, Expert Gift Tips, Holiday 2018

Timing is everything, they say. With business gifts, that’s true. After all the work and expense you go through to thank your clients, partners and employees with year-end gifts, you don’t want your gift to receive less than full attention because it arrives at an odd time. In fact, smart business gifters plan their deliveries for maximum impact. Here’s what that looks like for Holiday 2018… Optimal Pre-Christmas Delivery Window: 11/27 –…

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Knack’s Forbes Feature: “The $125B Business Of Business Gifting”

In Business Gifting, Expert Gift Tips, Holiday 2018

We have exciting news to share! Earlier this month, we were mentioned in Forbes for our recent business findings. Our founder, Laura Jennings, shared key insights from Knack’s 2019 Business Gift Satisfaction Report. To no surprise, knowing what business gifts to give and how much to spend can support – or hurt – business growth. We decided to publish these findings to not only better our own practices, but to help like-minded individuals that are…

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Knack’s Favorite Unique Food Gifts To Send This Holiday Season

In Expert Gift Tips, Holiday 2018

Unique Food Gifts To Send To Friends, Family, And The Office  Does your office mark time by how many baskets of cookies, fudge, candy, nuts, and fruit arrive during the holidays? Do your long-distance family members look forward to the abundance of fresh pears you send, without fail, every Christmas? Food gifts will never go out of style–not as long as you can put caramel on popcorn, that is–but with all the…

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Personal Notes Boost Employee Connectedness

In Business Gifting, Expert Gift Tips

This common-sense activity is as impactful to making a gift “very memorable” as gifts chosen especially for each individual. And research shows that recipients of gifts they describe as “very memorable” are 70% more likely to report feeling connected to their employers. The impact of a simple personally-addressed note is worth emphasizing: overall, two-thirds of all employee gift recipients don’t remember their gift including a personalized note. Taking the time to individually…

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Gifting as an Employee Retention Tool

In Business Gifting, Expert Gift Tips

Employee gifting can play an important role in employee retention in a tight labor market, which is why US businesses will spend upwards of $40B in employee gifting this year. The good news: Gifting plays an important role in employee connectedness, loyalty, and retention. 81% of employees feel appreciated when they receive gifts from employers 56% feel recognized for doing a good job 41% indicate that gifts positively influence their opinion of their…

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