Keeping clients and company workers,
subcontractors, vendors and other helpers happy is a crucial element in
Because no matter what kind of business you are
in, without the support of your team and the involvement of your
clients, you will not be in business for very long.
Corporate gift giving is an easy way to let your
team know how much you appreciate their hard work and clients
know how much your appreciate their business. And corporate gift giving
is less expensive than you might think. For example, with planning
ahead, you can order promotional items in bulk to reduce the overall
Corporate gift giving should be done in a
professional manner. Keep in mind that when your company makes the
decision to incorporate a corporate gift giving policy, there are some
things to keep in mind:
- If you are giving a corporate gift to a client
or potential client always check with their company to ensure that they
allow corporate gift giving.
- Corporate gift giving should never be used to
compensate clients or employees for less than expected wages or
- Corporate gift giving should not be a personal
gift, as this tends to offend some clients or employees.
- Corporate gift giving should comply with your
company's budget. Do not go overboard and buy gifts that you cannot
afford or try and save money by purchasing gifts that are "cheap" like
ink pens or toys that last about one hour.
- Corporate gift giving should make recipients
feel good about their accomplishments. Give gifts that cost about the
same price across the board.
- If your company uses corporate gift giving as
a holiday gift, make sure to check the recipient's religious or cultural
- If you prefer to give corporate gifts in
person, you should always check the recipients schedule to ensure that
you are coming at a good time for them.
Gifts are available for all budget ranges from
free coupons for an electronic download (like an ebook) to practically
any dollar amount you want to budget. So when you are looking for ways
to show your appreciation and support, reach out with a gift. A place
to bookmark is the Gift-Gallery at