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National Administrative Professionals Day: April 24, 2019

In Business Gifting, Employee Gifts, Expert Gift Tips

National Administrative Professionals Day, celebrated on April 24th this year, is an opportunity to build employee engagement by recognizing the key staff who keep the office running smoothly, but it can also be rife with potential minefields: what to give, who to gift, and how much to spend. In many offices, administrative professionals are often the ones who know the answers to those very questions, which is why this national day of recognition presents…

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How Scorpion Internet Marketing Sends Memorable Employee Anniversary Gifts

In Business Gifting, Employee Gifts

“They LOVE it. I have never seen more social media posts of employees sharing their gift as they do now.” If you’ve ever been responsible for sourcing, curating, and sending employee appreciation gifts at work, you know how satisfying it is to get it right–and just how tricky it can be to find ideas that sincerely show your gratitude. Employee appreciation gifts can have a tremendous ROI for your business; as we…

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Crossing Boundaries: When Is a Gift Inappropriate for Your Employees?

In Business Gifting

Race, gender, and many other factors play a role in our relationships with others. As an employer, this is something about which you must be extraordinarily thoughtful because a misstep can damage your employee-employer relationship and reflect poorly on your company as a whole. This is important to consider when you’re giving a gift as a business. So, how can you ensure that your gifts are appropriate? Know What Appears Personal  Gifting is…

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The Who, When, Why, and How of Employee Gifting

In Business Gifting, Employee Gifts, Expert Gift Tips

The Who, When, Why, and How of Employee Gifting On the surface, an employee gift might seem simple. It’s a practice you do during the holidays, perhaps, and while you know that you need to make your gifts memorable, you don’t always spend a lot of time focused on the practice. However, employee gifting isn’t just about an object. It’s a powerful tool for your business development. When you give memorable, personal…

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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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