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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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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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