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11 Gift Ideas for Your Coworkers

During the holiday season, you may want to buy small gifts for your coworkers to let them know you appreciate them and enjoy working with them all year. It can be challenging to decide what to buy. You typically want to get something personal, so each colleague knows you were thinking about them.

The first step in purchasing gifts is deciding who you’ll be giving them to. You might give presents to the whole company, your department, or someone you got in Secret Santa. Then, determine how much you’re will to spend. Not only do you need to decide on your overall budget, but you also want to figure out how much to spend on each individual gift.

After you’ve determined who you’ll give presents to and how much you’re willing to spend, check out these 11 ideas: A custom keychain for the coworker who can never find their keys when it’s time to leave for the day.

  1. A custom keychain for the coworker who can never find their keys when it’s time to leave for the day.
  2. A custom nametag holder for the person who regularly leaves their nametag at home.
  3. Snazzy earbuds or stylish headphones for the person who’s always listening to music. Read also: 7 Tips for Making Work Your Happy Place
  4. A personalized coffee mug for the person who runs on coffee.
  5. A gift card to a local coffeehouse for the caffeine addict.
  6. An inspirational book for the person who’s ready to take their career to the next level.
  7. A small desk plant for the person who always complains about being stuck inside.
  8. A blanket for the coworker who is always freezing.
  9. A phone charger for the person who’s always complaining that their phone died.
  10. A notebook for the coworker who is always scrambling to find a piece of paper.
  11. An under-the-desk exercise machine for the person whose New Year’s resolution is to work out more often. Read also: 7 Exercises You Can Do at Your Desk