Keeping Healthy This Rainy, Pandemic Season

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The current pandemic has caused many changes in the past few months alone. It’s hard to believe that a single strand of virus can change the world, whether we like it or not.

With the start of the rainy season, a new challenge is thrown our way. As we all very well know by now, there are only two seasons in the Philippines – wet and dry. One minute it’s glaringly hot, the next it’s dizzyingly wet. It’s enough to throw your body’s defenses for a spin, and it’s no wonder that with rainy season comes the flu season.

This year, the flu season comes on top of the evolving Covid-19 crisis. While a flu shot would have easily solved the problem for us in previous years, we cannot say the same for Covid-19. At this point, prevention is the best medicine and a huge part of prevention is making sure that we keep our immune system healthy and strong.

With the many sudden constraints to the lifestyle we have long been accustomed to, we may find it extra difficult to keep our immune system up. It may be difficult but with enough creativity and discipline, it is not impossible. Neither is it rocket science. In fact, the habits to keep our immune system up has long been thoroughly enforced in us since our elementary days. So drilled it is in our consciousness that we can churn it out by sheer memory. Don’t skip meals. Watch what you eat and wash your hands before you eat. Don’t lose sleep. Exercise regularly. It’s a simple list that now, more than ever, we should all take to heart.

As a business owner or a leader in your company, the best way to navigate this crisis with is to take good care of your people. With so much uncertainty going around, it is most crucial to provide an environment of security for your employees. We have heard lots of things that are needed to protect the workspace from Covid-19. Go the extra mile and think of gifts that will help your employees keep their immune systems healthy. Most employees are now coming back to work, albeit a bit fearful. A welcome back to work gift would surely help set the tone as they try to ease their way into their new normal.

Welcoming your team back to work with gifts specially designed to keep them strong and healthy at a time where health is of the utmost importance is a message in itself. It speaks of their value to your organization at a time where they all need to be reassured. A thoughtfully designed gift need not be expensive, it just needs to be relevant. Here are a few ideas you can work with to welcome your employees back:

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1.  An Umbrella.
Due to the recent weather changes, people may experience a sudden offset of cold or flu. Under any normal circumstances, this may have been a usual thing, where the employee can simply take a time off in order to recover. But with the sudden occurrence of COVID19, heads will turn once an employee begins to cough. Glares of judgement aside, you may want to keep your employees fit and healthy for the foreseeable future. Giving them an umbrella would at least help deflect the unnerving heat or cool drops of rain, protecting them and their immunity. Another advantage when gifting an umbrella to your employees? You have the option to make it colorful. It may brighten up their mood during those dark, gloomy days.

2) A Cap.
A cap, as plain and simple as it may seem, would at least provide them that well-needed protection against the ever-changing weather. This also provides an extra layer of protection, as they would help both your employees’ face masks and face shields attach more firmly on their face. It’s a multi-functional gift, and that’s the best thing about it. Either way, it provides protection and comfort. Just like the umbrella, you have the option to customize this type of gift. Either, you may add the company logo, or proceed to choose a color that may bring out the company’s identity when worn.

3) A Tumbler.
Bottoms up! Everyone needs to rehydrate every once in a while. Water, as plain-tasting as it may be, would provide that well-needed rehydration for your body to function at its fullest. Cut down on the sodas, cut down on the milk teas, focus on your daily intake of water and fresh juices. A tumbler, when gifted, would proceed to send the message that your employees are welcome to drink to their heart’s content, it is exactly what we need right now. Rehydrating enables your body to absorb all of the nutrients that you’d receive from your meals. It also breaks down all of the fats and lipids that you’d gain from your oily meals. Cut down on that as well, if you may, and choose to chomp and gulp down on healthy alternatives to your food and drinks.

4) A Hoodie.
With rainy season comes cool weather. We may all love the break from the sweltering heat, but with cold season comes runny noses and flu-like symptoms. While this may have been a non-issue in previous years, it’s very much an issue now with the Covid-19 crisis. Keep your employees snug and warm with customized company or team-branded hoodies that they can wear comfortably and proudly whether it be in the comforts of their own homes, along the streets during their daily commute, or among team members in their workspaces. The free marketing won’t hurt you, either!

If you’re still looking for more appropriate corporate gift ideas during the pandemic season, feel free to check out Gift Solutions, the leading supplier of customized giveaways. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, Gift Solutions’ products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call us hotline at + 63 2 8637 8641 or send us an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph.

Staying Safe in Our New Normal

The current pandemic has definitely made an impact in our lives, in more ways than one. Gone are the days of crowded commute towards work, monthly corporate meetings, and weekend night outs. For the most part, most of us have to stay at home, stay online, and stay vigilant. As with the current directives of the government, a majority of our urban areas are still off limits for travel, hence, why everyone’s still laying low at home. Now, if you happen to be the big boss of a large conglomerate or company, then perhaps this is the perfect opportunity for you show your employees that you care about their safety and well-being. While our government and frontliners are in full force 24/7, in making sure that no one else catches hair nor hide of the rampant virus, we as the leaders of our company are still left to do our part, especially for our most valuable assets, our employees. In such case, once our current quarantine status changes for the better, all doors would be open for everyone to attend work on a more personal basis, and nothing would be more critical than maintaining everyone’s safety against an unseen enemy.

This is where protective gears and disinfectant items would come in play. Think of it as a way to welcome your employees. Indeed, the new normal also ushers in a lot of precautionary measures and policies, and what better way to implement and carry out these terms then with a couple of helpful tools to keep everyone’s health intact. Here are just a few corporate gift ideas that may fit the category:

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1. A pack of face masks.

Face masks are synonymous with our new normal.  With the government temporarily mandating the use of face masks in public spaces, it is impossible for one to move around without a face mask in hand.  As such, it is important to keep workspaces safe on all fronts.  Providing employees with face masks that they can wear everyday to work is a good starting point in protecting them from the virus.  Ensuring that they wear their masks properly is entirely another thing to consider.  This can very well be addressed by providing employees with comfortable and breathable masks that will not hamper their movement, along with constantly reminding employees that the general safety of each and every member of the team far outweighs the slight discomfort of keeping the mask on.   While isolation has become a common theme for Covid-19, it may very well become a uniting point for employees as well.  Encourage your employees to work together in keeping each other safe from Covid-19, and it all starts with simply keeping their face masks on around the workplace and other public spaces.

2. Face shields.

Adding an extra layer of protection wouldn’t hurt, and this is definitely true when it comes to preventing an office outbreak. Along with facemasks, face shields would add that well-needed protection. A face masks would prevent the virus from being transmitted via cough and sneeze droplets, but that may not be enough to protect your eyes, as remember, COVID-19 may enter our system via eyes and nose as well. If you happen to touch an infected surface, then proceed to scratch your eyes or ears, you may be in for a nasty surprise a few weeks (or even days in some occasion) after. Yes, it may hinder air flow, yes, it may be hot, but these small sacrifices are vital for both your health and well-being. Staying virus-free is better than getting to spend days in the hospital.

3. A small bottle of alcohol.

Stocks may be running out, but if you happen to come across a well-trusted supplier, then by all means, feel free to provide your employees with a handy supply of rubbing alcohol. If there’s one main takeaway from our current situation, it’s that people learned to be more cautious and hygienic at the same time. There used to be a time when office workers would skip a beat in cleaning their own desks and canteen tables. They would even forget to wash their hands before and after meals. The thing is, COVID-19 is merciless against people who do not take the current pandemic seriously. If ever there would come a time in which office employees would be allowed to commute towards their office space again, be sure to orient them about the importance of washing their hands regularly, and disinfecting their workspace. Giving them each a bottle of alcohol may drive home the message, crystal clear.

4. A complete PPE kit set.

While your employees may not be the usual hospital frontliners that you’d see on the news every day, they are still facing the potential risks of infection each time that they’d have to commute towards work. If you really want to ensure the absolute safety of your employees, you have two main options. First, you may proceed with the usual workfrom-home agreement, with everyone staying low and online throughout the whole ordeal. Second choice would be having everyone commute towards work, but with the appropriate precautions set into place. That precaution would be better justified if you were to gift them with a PPE kit, complete and well enough to provide the needed protection against the unseen menace that is the COVID-19. A usual PPE kit normally contains two of our listed items (a face masks and a face shield), but on rare occasions, it may also contain a small bottle of alcohol or disinfecting solution. Other contents may include disposable gloves, antimicrobial wipes, a disposable gown, and a pair of disposable shoe covers, though the kit in question may come in another variation, depending on the type that you wish to give your employees. Nonetheless, it’s the complete defensive tool against the virus.

If you’re still looking for more appropriate corporate gift ideas during the pandemic season, feel free to check out Gift Solutions, the leading supplier of corporate giveaways supplier in the Philippines. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, Gift Solutions’ products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call their hotline at + 63 2 8637 8641, or send them an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph.

Elegant Corporate Gift Ideas for the Christmas Season

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As an executive or owner of your own company, you might be wondering about the most appropriate gifts to give your employees this holiday season. While it may not be that much of a daunting task, you still want to show your employees that you care, that their efforts these past few months were greatly appreciated, and that they are some of the most valuable assets in your company. You try to think of a gift that maybe one or two of them may enjoy, but you definitely want to give them something that can generally be accepted with open arms and a warm appreciation. No worries, as we have prepared a few elegant gift ideas for the holidays:

1. A Simon Travel Bag and Luggage Essentials Set
During the holiday season, your employees may decide to take a leave. This is normal, especially for those hoping to have quality time with their families, away from the stress of work and the urban life. If this is the case then you might want to provide them with a useful item, something that can contain all of their belongings in one go. A Simon Travel Bag and Luggage Essentials Set would basically carry all of their stuff, from clothing to small socks, and even their travel essentials such as their documents and passports. It is a hand carry, so they’ll be able to keep it with them at all times, unless, of course, it gets too heavy.

2. A Slate Cheeseboard with Knives Set
Executives are very much like their regular employees, they also enjoy the simple things in life, like food for example. The manner in which they enjoy these things is what sets them apart, however. Regular employees would prefer to dine out in fast foods, while higher ups would choose restaurants. This is already a mere indication of what you can give the latter, especially this holiday season. A Slate Cheeseboard with Knives Set would be the perfect gift, as most formal dinners usually involve wine, steak, and cheese, and what better way to prepare and entertain these line up than with an elegant set.

3. A Grab Emergency Kit
No matter how cautious a person may be, he/she may still find himself in an accident. This may even happen during one’s vacation, which is why you should also consider giving your employees a Grab Emergency Kit. It is basically an emergency kit with a water bottle. Some may add a whistle, a Swiss Army knife, a compass, a few first aid ointments and band aids and some would even have a modern multi-purpose metal card the size of your typical driver’s license. Not only would your employees (who are about to embark on their Yuletide vacation) appreciate the gesture, they would also know that you care about their well-being, even when they’re thousands of miles away.

If you’re still looking for more corporate gift ideas, feel free to check out Gift Solutions, the leading supplier of Christmas giveaways in the Philippines. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, Gift Solutions’ products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call their hotline at 637 8641 to 42, or send them an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph.

Holiday Gift Ideas for Company Executives

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The holiday season’s just right around the corner. As early as now, you might be preparing your shopping list for gifts, to be given to family, friends, and loved ones. However, one should not forget to avail gifts for your colleagues and bosses as well. Remember, these are the people you’d encounter every day, and showing them that you care would definitely add to that goodwill shared within the office space. For the most part, your workmates may come first in your office list, but never forget the higher ups as well, they’re the one running and managing the place, after all. With that in mind, here are just a few holiday gift ideas that you may give your company executives:

1)A Leather Wallet

Company executives will greatly appreciate a gift which would carry all of their cards and IDs. Higher ups also tend to hand out a few calling cards to investors right after important meetings. Of course, a sign of exclusivity and elegance always comes in leather, which is why this is one of the most valued materials for high-end items. You name it, jackets, bags, and even pants on some occasions. Nonetheless, leather wallets will always be a sign of luxury and elegance that would best bring out your executive’s luxurious side.

2) A Fountain Pen

Fountain pens are considered to be costlier than regular pens, and for all obvious reasons. The thing about fountain pens is that, they aren’t just writing tools. They usually symbolize the stature of the one holding them. You wouldn’t find regular employees packing this item in their bags and purses. Company executives regularly carry them around to identify themselves during first-time meetings and investor conventions. Indeed, the pen will always be mightier than the sword, and what better way to give your higher ups this mighty symbol than with a fountain pen.

3) A Slate Cheeseboard with Knives Set

Regular employees aside, if you want to give your co-executives and investors an elegant gift they’ll enjoy this holiday season, then this one might certainly do the trick. People in high position such as executives also enjoy the simple things in life, like food for example. The manner in which they enjoy these things is what sets them apart from regular employees, however. Regular employees would prefer to dine out in fast food, while higher ups would usually choose restaurants. A Slate cheeseboard with Knives set would be the perfect gift, as most formal dinners usually involve wine, steak, and cheese, and what better way to prepare and entertain these line up than with an elegant set.

 

If you’re still looking for more corporate gift ideas, feel free to check out Gift Solutions, the leading supplier of Christmas corporate gifts in the Philippines. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, Gift Solutions’ products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call their hotline at 637 8641 to 42, or send them an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph.

Corporate Giveaways Perfect for the Holiday Season

August 1Corporate giveaways are usually a well-appreciated gesture in meetings, either before or after such business discussions. If given before a meeting, they come off as an icebreaker, something to ready the employees for the possibly hard task ahead. If given after a meeting, it could be considered as a congratulatory gift, especially after a successful department or company project. Nonetheless, the type of corporate giveaways to be given would also depend on the occasion. You obviously wouldn’t give summer oriented items during the rainy season, the same way that you wouldn’t give them that during the holidays. In such case, Christmas themed corporate giveaways are always a welcome addition. Here are just a few examples:

1) Holiday-Themed Coasters

Here’s a little gift that would add color to your employees’ workspace. Coasters would take away the unnecessary effort of having to wipe your table clean after every cup of coffee, in short, they prevent your creamy beverages from making a sloppy mess. Most coasters are bland and boring, until you customize it to be holiday-themed. Perhaps a coaster with a Christmas tree or mistletoe would do the trick. It may even be given in sets, so each of your employees can enjoy the Yuletide colors of green, red, and white on their desk.

2) A Christmas Tumbler

Understandably, not all are fond of the Yuletide season. Many of your employees may point out the hassle of traveling earlier than the usual just to avoid the holiday rush, either that or they’d be having cold showers in the early hours, and the holiday season can give off an unforgivingly cold temperature during mornings. Help them out of this frigid dilemma by giving them a tumbler. Most tumblers are well insulated, which means that they can retain the temperature of their beverages, even after long hours. This may help with your employees during their cold, morning travels. Not only is a tumbler conveniently portable, it can also hold much of their warm coffee, helpful when they’ll need a warm drink.

3) A Simon Travel Bag and Luggage Essentials Set

Usually, your employees may request for a week-long leave during the holiday season. This is normal, especially for those hoping to have quality time with their families, away from the stress of work and the urban life. If this is the case, then you might want to provide them with a useful item, something that can contain all of their belongings in one go. A Simon Travel Bag and Luggage Essentials Set would basically carry all of their stuff, from clothing to small socks, and even their travel essentials such as their documents and passports. It is a hand carry, so they’ll be able to keep it with them at all times, unless of course it gets too heavy.

 

If you’re still looking for more corporate gift ideas, feel free to check out Gift Solutions, the leading supplier of Christmas gifts in the Philippines. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, Gift Solutions’ products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call their hotline at 637 8641 to 42, or send them an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph.

Gift Ideas To Increase Productivity and Employee Satisfaction

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A great way to inspire productivity and employee satisfaction is by giving gifts. Not only are you showing your employees that you care (and thus increasing their loyalty) but carefully chosen gifts can also inspire or help employees to work harder.

Coffee / Tea
Before leaving home, most people have a cup of coffee or tea to wake themselves up for work. Giving your employees some good quality coffee beans or tea leaves as gifts is not only a good way to show your appreciation, it can also equip them for the day ahead.

Thermal Travel Mug
The Philippines is one of the highest-ranked countries in the world when it comes to traffic. So for people who live far away from their office, a travel mug is a godsend. It’s light, portable and can be filled with their drink of choice. Those in a hurry will appreciate having one if it means that they can bring along their coffee or tea while they drive or commute to work.

Stress Ball
Stress balls are deceptively simple but satisfying gifts to receive.

As we all know, work definitely isn’t a walk in the park. Sometimes, it can even cause us enough stress to induce anxiety. But as adults, we are no longer allowed to express such emotions in an overt manner.

And that’s where the stress ball comes in.

It releases the accumulated negative feelings inside you with none being the wiser. Afterwards, you can go back to “adulting” and doing your job well.

Notebooks
Ideas come and go, and sometimes the best ideas disappear as quickly as they come. Giving your employees some handy notebooks that they can carry around will help them keep track of any interesting ideas that might suddenly pop in their minds.

Another benefit to notebooks is the ability to keep track of things. Your employees can bring them along during meetings so that they can note down whatever changes, needs, or ideas come up during the discussion.
Personal Whiteboards
It’s cute, unique and useful. A small whiteboard on a standee on their desk is a great way to leave people messages. You can write down urgent news, invites, or greetings and it would be the first thing they’ll see when they arrive at the office. A simple anonymous good morning message is enough to brighten anyone’s day and get them raring to go.

Post-Its
Post-its are a great way to note down things quickly. The fact that they are bright is a plus as it makes it difficult to ignore them once they’re within your sights. So aside from adding color to your workplace, you and your employees can potentially use them to note down important reminders you need to remember.

It’s important that you show your employees that they are appreciated, and giving small gifts is just one simple way of showing them you care.

Common Gift Items and What They Can Say About Your Brand

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When choosing a gift, it is important to keep in mind that your recipients will associate whatever they receive with the gift giver. If they like it or find it useful, they’ll retain a good impression of your brand. Conversely, a badly thought-out gift could leave a negative impression and negate your previous efforts to win them over.

Aside from making a good or bad impression, different gift items can also say a lot about what your brand is about. It’s important to take this opportunity to cement your brand’s image in your clients’ mind.

With the wide variety of possible products to choose from, it’s not always easy to select the best item for your brand. To help you get started, we’ve listed down some common and practical ideas.

Tote Bags

Tote bags are a great gift idea if your product or service has something to do with the arts. Its relatively large size allows you to showcase your brand’s designing chops and the flexibility of what material to use gives you a measure of control over production costs. More importantly, it’s a practical gift that will surely be used especially by the environment conscious individual.

Umbrella

Large, sturdy umbrellas are a good promotional gift for your clients. In a tropical country like ours, umbrellas are always in demand and most people have one or two stored in the trunk of their cars in case of emergencies. Umbrellas also evoke a message of being prepared for temperamental weather;  and it’s the one gift you know your recipients will definitely keep!

Pouch

Depending on the material, pouches can send different messages. The overall size and design also play a big role in delivering what you want to say. A smallish femininely-designed pouch can be used to store essential make-up for on the go professionals, while a medium-sized canvas pouch can be used as a no-fuss lunch box.

Whatever the first impression a pouch delivers, its underlying message is always ‘stay organized’.

USB Storage Drive

You can never have too many USB storage drives. Students, office workers and even executives use them for work. Storage drives are the best way to carry around.

Its unobtrusive size but powerful storage capabilities have made it an essential part of the lives of many people around the world.

A USB storage drive tells your clients that you want to help them in their work in small but powerful ways.

Wine

Gifting good quality wine is one sure way to give your brand an air of sophistication. Another great thing about wine is that you can select them to tailor-fit the season or occasion. For example, a luxurious red or a celebratory champagne will go very well as gift to a wedding, while an easy to drink wine in a magnum bottle would be great to have at a party.

When it comes to picking wines, the choices are near limitless and you can show off your good taste by selecting the perfect wine to match your recipient’s needs.

Remember, gift giving is one of the best ways to show your appreciation while simultaneously promoting your brand in a much welcomed manner. Everyone loves receiving gifts, and everyone appreciates the person giving the gifts as well.

Wow Your Staff with These Thoughtful Employee Gifts


The best companies reward employees with more than a steady paycheck. They build self-esteem and motivate employees by recognizing exceptional performance where it’s due. When employees feel appreciated, they continuously contribute their best efforts.

But choosing an effective gift for employees is not an easy task. The worst mistake employers make is getting overly “traditional” gifts. These types of rewards aren’t memorable and will only end up collecting dust in a corner. Instead of going the safe and generic route, it’s better to put a bit more thought into your choices. Here’s a list of employee appreciation gift ideas you can keep in mind when setting off on the quest for this year’s corporate gift:

1. Desk calendar
A gift they’ll use every day leaves a lasting impression on an employee, so stylish ornaments that show the day of the month make practical and lovely decorations. Sure, they have smart phone apps for staying on top of schedules, but a custom desk calendar deserves a place on any office desk.

2. Mug
If you want to serve up a steaming cup of creativity for the holidays, then a personalized mug is the perfect go-to gift. Make your staff’s mornings better with decorative coffee mug that show them how much you appreciate their hard work.

3. Leather Journal
Designed to keep ideas and writings with style and sophistication, a leather-bound journal is a classy gift that your employees will love. A sturdy journal will hold everything from brainstorming doodles to professional notes. This gift tells your employees how much you value their creative expression and thoughts.

4. Stress Balls
Lighten the mood and remind employees you’re there when times are tough with motivational stress relievers. Stress balls have a place in any office, and they can be fun gifts during your company’s busy season. Because they’re available in various shapes, there’s sure to be something that suits your company’s branding.

With those thoughtful employee gifts in mind, if you’re looking for corporate gifts in the Philippines, feel free to check out Gift Solutions. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, our products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call our hotline at +637-8641 to 42, or send us an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph

6 Must Haves for Your Employee Welcome Kit

Most human resources managers have stories of new employees that fell through because they got better offers, or because they got cold feet and decided to run off at the last minute. For most new employees, the first day can be exhausting. It’s important to initiate and maintain communication, so your new hire doesn’t become the “one that got away”.

The best way to make your new recruit feel like a part of the team is with an employee welcome kit. You should create an attractive company culture that makes onboarding fun and easy. The perfect employee starter pack should include the following:

1. Welcome letter signed by the team
Your welcome letter will say a lot about the personality of your company. For an elegant and formal touch, you could include a personalized message from the CEO. Alternatively, if you want to reflect a more fun and youthful vibe, you could enlist the help of the entire team to create humorous one-liners. The options are endless, so feel free to get creative.

2. Custom coffee mug
When choosing items to include in your kit, think about your employee’s day. Try to think of things they’ll likely use. A company mug, for example, is something they’ll appreciate. It’s likely that they enjoy drinking coffee, because who doesn’t? But if they’re on a caffeine-free diet, they can still use a mug for other beverages.

3. Company Pens
No welcome kit is complete without company pens. They’re easy-to-order and cost-effective. With so many thoughts on your new hire’s minds, a pen is needed for those moments when inspiration strikes and their electronic devices fail them.

4. Customized notebook
Company notebooks are an all-around favorite. They’re useful for jotting notes related to both personal and professional affairs. They also create a professional business image for your company.

5. Company T-shirt
Make it official! Welcome your new hires to the team by giving them custom T-shirts. Just like in sports, a uniform inspires teamwork and camaraderie. Plus, company shirts are an effective way to create a cohesive, polished, and professional look for your staff.

6. Staff Profiles
Staff profiles help your new hire get to know their new team members. When you meet ten to twenty people in one day, it’s hard to keep track of names and faces. In addition to contact details, employee profiles should also include areas of interest and hobbies. Your new hire will feel more comfortable if they already have something in common to talk about with their colleagues.

If you’re looking for personalized items to include in your employee welcome kit, feel free to check out Gift Solutions in the Philippines. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, our products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call our hotline at +637-8641 to 42, or send us an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph

8 Essential Desk Accessories to Help You Stay Organized

Your desk is where you spend majority of your working hours. Therefore, your office abode should be a haven for productivity. Fact: You’ll be much faster and sharper when you know exactly where your things are.

Stay on top of your daily tasks with these essential desk accessories that transform your desk into a neat and organized place.

1. Vertical board
Here’s how to make excellent use of the walls along the perimeter of your desk (if any). Use a vertical board to write out important reminders. Visually displaying your to-do list helps tame the clutter on your table. It also allows you to assemble tentative mood boards that will help fuel your brain juices for your existing tasks.

2. Calendar
Your desktop computer’s digital calendar might not make the cut when you have multiple windows buffering on your screen. Make your life easier by having a calendar in front of you. Now, you can quickly jot down important dates and notes.

3. Post-it notes
Using a trusty notepad is as simple as scribbling, tearing and sticking. This table accessory will become your bearer of important news or reminders. You can also use it to warn your colleagues not to touch your sandwich in the office refrigerator.

4. Pencil holder
Having a pencil holder on your desk reduces the likelihood of having your pens scattered all over your table. It doesn’t have to end with pencils, though. You can stack your pens, markers, rulers and scissors too.

5. Cleaning wipes
This is particularly important if you have lunch at your desk. But even if you don’t, make it a habit to disinfect your table with antibacterial wipes at least once a week. It’s important to get rid of dirt and grime that lurk on your table and keyboard.

6. File holder
A hefty and durable holder can be used to store all your important files and documents. This helps you avoid the inconvenience of trying to find an important file sandwiched somewhere in a tall stack of pages. It’s also important to label the different folders clearly, so you can easily fish out whichever document you need within a matter of seconds.

7. Spill-proof mug
If you’re living in fear of your office mug tipping over and causing a horrific mess, you should invest in a flask with a lid that shuts tight. Even if you knock it over, you will not be faced with the consequences of having coffee-drenched documents.

8. Desk plant
Nature is soothing to the eyes. Our eyes need a break too, because we constantly strain them with bright lights from our desktop and mobile phones. Looking at the green leaves also promotes a sense of relaxation and gives you peace of mind. Plus, it makes your desk look aesthetically pleasing.

With these accessories in mind, feel free to check out Gift Solutions for your corporate gift requirements. Whether it is a product launch giveaway, a corporate event souvenir, a sales rally memorabilia, a holiday or Christmas gift, our products are designed with elegance, sophistication and simplicity — all within your budget. For more information, you may call our hotline at +637-8641 to 42, or send us an e-mail via info@giftsolutions.ph or schedule an appointment in our office in Pasig City, Philippines.

 

 

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