Christmas Gifts for Every Type of Co-worker
Bringing up gift ideas for coworkers can be surprisingly difficult, especially now that so much of our interactions are through Zoom. However, the general principle of giving peer gifts is the same: you look for items that you consider and that are fun, but don’t over-spend and accidentally don’t make a crime. This is not an easy strike balance.
For this reason, we did the work for you and your working wife, the HR representative for your department intern. She kindly and patiently explained the benefits of retiring to your company and offered 37 best gifts for every type of employee under $ 50.
For colleagues who have everything (except the green thumb)
Gtida Artificial Anthurium Potted Plant
A tree can be a bit risky, especially if the recipient doesn’t have a green thumb or is in an environment with less than ideal lighting. That’s why we recommend choosing an (very real-looking) artificial plant like this beautiful pseudo-anthurium instead.
For colleagues who always asked you to borrow your charger
Anker Powerline + power cable (10 feet)
According to author Alison Frere, the wires are the gold standard, the anchor phone charger is ten feet long and covered in a durable, double-braked nylon that is virtually indestructible.
Anker right-angled USB A to the Lightning gaming cable
This cable has a 180 degree U-shaped connector that keeps the cable out of the way in case you want to use your phone while it is charging.
For peers who become break-up influencers
Case-Mate tie hard case, iridescent (iPhone XR, XS, XS Max)
Author Francesca Giaco tells us that her favorite cell phone case reminds her of an ubiquitous Ultrafregola mirror and “makes my reflection even better”. The case always shows me a version of myself that looks rested, hydrated, and generally more attractive. “”
For colleagues who do multitasking
Omoton compatible mobile phone stand
Jonathan Van Ness of Queer Eye tells us about this simple phone “Easy” that will free your multitasking colleagues so they can do more plate spinning.
For colleagues who brought two boiled eggs for breakfast
Le Crucet stoneware egg cup
If you miss the tap-tap-tap sound of your keto dieter preparing breakfast, give them this stone egg cup, perfect for extra-large eggs.
For employees who constantly worry about good WFH shoes
Crocs Men’s and Women’s Classic Tie Tie The Graphic Clog
Comfortable, breathable and psychedelic. What is not love
For colleagues who have not yet found comfortable WFH footwear
Oops oohh push sandals
Designer Amardeep Singh recommended these sandals for our history in the best slides. She prefers a restrained design and a simple shape that should meet the comfort needs of every employee. They can also be machine washed.
For a colleague who is a real freak
Woolzies Wool Dryer Ball (6 sets)
If your zoom background is always fast, you will likely appreciate the time-saving dryer balls, which according to former executive editor of the strategist, Simon Kitchens, “are a natural fabric softener that prevents static build-up, prevents wrinkles and – perhaps most appealingly – dries. Reduces the time. ”
In a way, provisions have been made for a colleague who likes his desk
Yamazaki Deskbar Storage (Black)
Finding that your co-worker has been working hard rearranging the files or making sure the lamp is at right angles and the pins are lined up in the designated corner of the desk can bring some satisfaction to them feel very right. Daniel Loa, professional organizer and owner of Space Transformed, says the Home Tower Desk Bar “offers simple organization that is in line with the clean lines that make it work in the industry”. It can hold your glasses, writing case and phone.
These cat people for their peers
Petsy cat collar with friendship bracelet
They will appreciate that it is a bracelet to match (for a man) and they will be sent with a clear message that if you listen to their grandparents friend, you will never get sick.
More people than dogs for colleagues
Insect repellant dogs insect repellent worship
Uli, the dog of strategy author Liza Corsillo, owns this sports bandana that looks adorable and protects against ticks.
For a colleague who has to be separated every day
Peanut 2020 wall calendar
Charlie Brown always takes the time to come every day. This wall calendar will help him and your colleague do the same with his other peanut crew.
For employees who are also your work woman
The state of Kashmir has wire-knitted coffee beans
A beautiful, 100 percent Kashmiri hat says “I love you” – but in a platonic, professional way.
For a colleague whose positive mood is contagious
I shaved the decorative vase
These twisted little vases contain heather pottery so they need to see and light up your desk at home.
For colleagues who always complain about lighting in their home office
Light Society Highlight Mint green retro desk lamp
Shannon Ratsek, founder of the textile and home line Catalusa, suggested the desk lamp, which has an angled arm and an “uncomplicated design”.
For colleagues who are always cold
Throw DII Rustic Farmhouse Cotton Chevron Fringed Blanket – Lilac Purple
According to our colleagues at Cut, the best desk blanket is one that is not too heavy, relatively inexpensive,
And looks better than a scarf than a bedspread. That cotton number definitely fits that bill – and less than $ 20, no less. (It will be great value for the house from your own wall ladder look what it’s worth.
For colleagues who say their home is “dry”
AmuseNd USB humidifier 280ml cactus size
This charming mini humidifier is powered by USB and is shaped like a cactus.
For colleagues who always share their skin care tips
EO thermal furnace thermal spring water
This French face mist is another line of defense against dry air – and serves as the perfect pick-me-up for afternoon facial sprays. It’s Rio’s favorite and a number of other beauty experts.
The ones that paced up and down for interns
Rhodia N ° 18 wirebound pad
Give them a nice notebook. When you’ve really done more than expected, drop a pen .
Ohto Horizon aluminum hexagon ballpoint pen (0.7 mm), orange
Like that sleek ballpoint pen that took second place in our top 10 pen rankings and, according to our editors, makes the “thinnest, smoothest line” and looks great with hexagonal tube designs.
For those colleagues who have become semi-professional lawyers
Serve Oxo Good Grips Single over coffee drippers with auto-drip water tank
With this little coffee dripper you can pour coffee over the desk and serve the coffee unit (or, as you know, the kitchen table).
For colleagues who always prepare food
Bentgo Salad BPA-free lunch container
Rio prefers this office-friendly bento box for salads that separate greens from toppings – and dressings. Never again complain to your employees about their medicinal salad.
For colleagues who like snacks
Rezip 3-part leak-proof reusable storage bag
Strategist Alison Frere swears by this reusable grocery storage bag that can be used for anything from nuts to apple slices to biscuits. They even stand, which means less risk of splashing.
For colleagues who are serious about hydration
Buildlife 1 gallon water bottle
This giant water bottle fits a gallon of H2OT by contributing Caroline Goldfarb (@FafiChialsianPen on Instagram) and comes with a series of inspirational words to help you finish every last drop.
For colleagues who always spread something
DII Swedish disc cloths
According to writer Ashleya Halpern, these adorable, reusable Swedish tea towels are game changers. “They are hyperbaric and can soak up to 20 times their own weight in liquids,” he wrote, adding that they are “soft and pliable when wet and dry when in use”.
You don’t know well for colleagues
Fox Triangular Ship 100% Naturally Polished White Marble Bukends
When you don’t need bookends (which, who knows – they could!) These are great for great paperwork.
For coworkers who get all the swag
Baggu standard reusable shopping bag
How enthusiastic is this “yellow quick version” of our favorite bags?
For colleagues who organize happy hour in the Zoom office
Kickerland Lightwood Fish CorkScrew
All of these bottle openers come with a corkscrew, foil cutter, and bottle opener so they can open anything from fancy champagne bottles to IPA after a job.
For a colleague who hates getting wet
Liftech New York Umbrella
This umbrella was the second high point in our ranking of our best umbrellas. “It’s easy to rain or even forget. It’s like bubbles of dryness surround your whole body,” said senior writer Karen Yorio Adelson while using it.
You have never met in person for a colleague
White melamine tray made of sugar and fabric and multi-colored spice cup set, 8 pieces
While these cute, pastel-colored melamine bowls are technically suitable for condiments, we also think they make a great desk for paper clips, hair ties, and other things on the trash.
For colleagues who want their desk to feel comfortable
Tallyra – Peak Ceramic Yellow Tea Cup Infuser
Former strategist Laurie Keong says this vibrant mug and teapot is “the perfect color to make my fluorescent cubicle feel more delicious”.
For a colleague whose desk is in a cupboard
Tautronics LED desk lamp
Your employee’s workplace will feel a little cluttered with this highly rated desk lamp.
For colleagues who answer all your questions about health insurance
Modern innovative notepad holder
This great modern post owner makes a thoughtful gift for HR delegates who are busy trying to find everyone.
These analogues for their peers
Leuchtturm1917 Medium A5 dotted hardcover notebook
Leuchterm’s only classic dotted notebook that came 11th in our top 100 notebook ranking. According to the author Dominic Pariso, it “spreads hype”.
For colleagues who cannot turn off tweets
Wonder timecube timer
Chief Strategic Editor Maxine Builder swears by this plastic timer to get things done on time. “I’ve divided my time now,” the timer can be strictly ignored, but with the pulse of harmful beeps into the packet-free 25-minute Twitter-free parts (the La Pomodoro technique)
And only for peer isolation
This solitaire, like the game, allows players to aim for “fruit crops” (dots) when playing cards so that their trees overlap other trees in the same “garden” with the same fruit, which helps them occupy them.