Friday, March 2, is Employee Appreciation Day. It's a day worth celebrating since research shows that
recognition is the greatest cause of above average performance across all generations of U.S. workers. These results from a study conducted by employment specialist O.C. Tanner highlight the importance of recognizing employees:
So why wait to recognize employees? Welcoming new hires with a collection of branded products makes them feel like a valued member of the team from day one. When selecting items, consider a mix of products ranging from the practical (think
sports bottles and
journals) to things that are just plain fun (bluetooth speakers and drones).
Welcome packages are also good way to introduce your company culture through the products you choose. A tech startup might be inclined to give out
virtual reality headsets, while a more "corporate" employer might stick to tried and true options like polo shirts and
Here are a few new products we'd be excited to see on our desk when we started a new job:
Dayton Fleece Hoody
Block Outdoor Bluetooth Speaker
Sperry 20-oz. Tumbler
Ready for more inspiration? Our Video Page is a great place to see our products in action.