Funny Christmas Gift Ideas for your Colleagues
Sometimes it feels like you spend more time with your work colleagues than you do with your family, actually, come to think of it, you do.
19:24 04 December 2020
But it’s when the time comes around to give them a little gift at Christmas that you realise that outside of a work context, you know very little about them. It’s not like giving a gift to a family member or loved one, you don’t want to embarrass them with a gift that’s overly generous or far too personal, so here’s bunch of suggestions which will hit just the right note and bring a smile to their face.
Naughty or Nice Jellybeans from Bamboozled
A kind of Russian roulette for a colleague with a sweet tooth. These jellybeans all look the same, but some will taste great and some won’t. Gluten free, dairy free, fat free and peanut free, these beans are perfect seasonal fun for the office.
How to appear smart in meetings – How to get by without even trying, by Sarah Cooper
A slim volume that will have anyone who’s ever attended a meeting nodding in recognition. Sarah Cooper is the star of the Netflix special ‘Everything’s Fine’ but you might know her from her hilarious Donald Trump lip synching. Here she takes a satirical look at behaviours any office worker will recognise and offers tips on such key issues as:
- ‘How to nail the big meeting by pacing and nodding.’
- ‘The most effective ways to listen to your co-worker while completely ignoring them.’
- ‘The key to making your presentations interactive’.
‘Sly satire that will bring endless joy to anyone who has endured the drudgery of corporate life.’
One of a range of hilarious and outrageous festive mugs from Lemonloco. This 11 oz ceramic mug with a white handle, interior and base, features a twerking turkey image that you certainly won’t have seen anywhere else.
Funny memo pads
You can’t have too many memo pads, right. These memo pad bundles of four different designs each carry an amusing caption and image. A simple gift which will get used well into the New Year.
Want to know the definition of an askhole? Well, it’s ‘a person that constantly asks for your advice, yet always does the complete opposite of what you told them to do.’ Sound familiar? One of a range of ‘office art’ prints from Little Giraffe Prints, your quotation is available in a variety of sizes and finishes and is printed on ‘high end professional photographic paper’.
Fans of the cult book, ‘The Dice Man’ will love the notion of handing over decision making to the spin of a wheel. Should you ‘sit on it’ or should you ‘pass the buck’? The eight decisions on this aluminium spinner will lift the weight of decision-making responsibility from your shoulders. And when you’re not decision making, it will serve as a very handy paperweight.