How to Keep Track of Office Birthdays

Employee Recognition Ideas

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When you’re together eight hours a day every weekday, your work colleagues can start to feel more like a work family. And one of the best ways to keep that family vibe alive is to acknowledge each employee with a glorious greeting card on his or her birthday. Of course, this strategy only works if you actually remember all the office…

Things Only Stationery Lovers Will Understand

Helpful Resources

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Some people collect shoes. Others collect statues. And then there’s a special breed of folks who can’t help but collect stationery. We are the letter writers. The poets. The romantics. The people who preserve the art of hand-written correspondence. We are, indeed, the stationery lovers. If you happen to fall into the stationery lovers category, then you certainly know how…

Hosting a Fun “Take Your Child to Work Day”

Seasonal & Special Events Ideas

On April 27, more than 30 million Americans will let their kids take a day off from school to visit mom or dad at the office for Take Your Child to Work Day. This day is meant to inspire kids and get them excited about their future contributions to whatever workforce they choose to pursue. All sentiment aside, Take Your…

Starting a Successful Office Recycling Program

Office Fun

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You already keep recyclables out of your home trash can, now inspire your co-workers to do the same in honor of Earth Day on April 22.  After all, green is the new black: trendy and thoughtful. With a little education, simple implementation and rewarding the top waste reducers, you’re well on your way to having a more environmentally friendly workplace….

Ways to Appreciate Administrative Professionals

Employee Recognition Ideas

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Admit it, if your administrative assistant quit tomorrow, you’d be in a whole lot of trouble. Administrative assistants keep your schedule aligned, your files in order, and manage all of the little things in your office that you just don’t have time for. Your job would be a lot harder if you didn’t have your administrative assistant there to help…

Choosing the Best Graduation Party Invites

Seasonal & Special Events Ideas

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Graduation time means it’s time to party, and the only way people will know to show up for your party is if you send out some snazzy invitations. When it comes to choosing creative graduation cards, you have tons of invitation options that can match your graduation party’s personality, tone, and overall vibe. Simply pick your favorite, opt for wording that…

End of School Thank You Gifts for Teachers

Recognition & Motivation Ideas

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Kids and teachers alike are counting down the days until summer break. But, before students say goodbye to their school year mentors, be sure they show their appreciation for their teacher’s help and guidance throughout the previous year with a little gift. As you start to shop or create, you’ll want to be sure your child is integral in this…

The Ultimate Checklist for Classroom Paper Supplies

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The pen may be mightier than the sword, but it wouldn’t be all that mighty without something to write on. The same holds true with markers, crayons, pencils, or any other writing instrument you may have in your elementary classroom. These instruments are only mighty if they have the right paper to compliment their excellence. And this ultimate checklist for…

Certificate Wording for Sports and Athletic Completion

Phrases & Wording

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From increased endurance to improved strength, sports and athletic activities provide a plethora of benefits to participants. Now, you can add one more perk by presenting certificates for successful completion of sports and athletic endeavors. Fitness certificates can apply to a number of scenarios for a job well done. Examples can include: Students completing a training course to become instructors Volunteers…

What to Include in Your High School Graduation Program

Event Planning Tips

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So you’ve been afforded the opportunity to craft the program for the high school’s graduation ceremony. It’s a big job, and it’s extremely important that you create a stunning yet informative document. A graduation program will be every parent’s step-by-step countdown to the moment they can snap a picture of their son or daughter walking across the stage to shake…