Ready or not, Christmas will be here before we know it. And with about 86% of Americans planning to buy gifts during the holiday season in 2017, there's a good chance you're looking for some gift ideas. Perhaps some of the most difficult people to buy presents for are the people you work with. So to help ensure you have some great gifts to give your work friends this Christmas, here are a few simple gift ideas for office Secret Santa season.
Drink basket: Some of the best gift basket filler ideas consist of drinks and drinking accessories. And it can be great to put in a wide variety of types of drinks. Coffee beans, tea bags, and maybe even a cute mug are great for any coworker. But you can also get a little creative and add in some mini margarita glasses if you know the gift-receiver likes alcohol. Putting together a nice mixture of drinks and drinking accessories can be the perfect gift for anyone you work with.
Work-friendly activities: Do you have a coworker who is pretty fidgety or likes to stay busy even on their breaks? If so, you should consider giving them a bunch of different activities to occupy their time. Gifts like mini soccer balls can give them something to keep in their hands while on the phone. Or a mini paint set or miniature Uno cards can help keep them busy on their breaks. You could even give out some heart sparklers in celebration of the holiday season. Giving a bunch of activities to do is the gift that keeps giving.
Desk items: If you're looking for a gift for your desk mate, there are plenty of gift ideas for desks and office spaces. How about a great zen garden for your desk to ensure everyone is staying calm even on stressful days? Or something like a USB vacuum can help keep workspaces tidy. There are plenty of little gift ideas that your coworkers are sure to appreciate when they can use them right at their desks.
When it comes to giving gifts at work, you may not know where to start. But simple little gifts like heart sparklers, mini drinking glasses, or other activities are sure to be perfect for anyone and everyone in your office.