What to give to colleagues of February 23: include fantasy
- Holiday in a friendly team
- Symbolic and personal gifts
- Economy proposal
- Stationery, anti-stress and game gifts
It is not necessary once again to talk a lot aboutholiday celebrated on February 23 with the collapse of the Soviet Union has long lost its original meaning. Everyone knows that in the period from 1949 to 1993 it was called the Day of the Soviet Army and Navy, and later was renamed the Day of Defender of the Fatherland. Remember school years all the girls congratulated her classmates, boys with male holiday, because it is they had to serve in the army and protect the homeland with arms? Anyway, this is the implication of trying to make this day a teacher, inviting schools in war veterans with stories about the past. But over time, February 23 is perceived by the majority of today's youth as a holiday in honor of the representatives of a strong half of humanity, and no matter what kind of relationship they have to serve in the army and are liable for military service if at all. This kind of men's day, for example, 8 March for Women. How valid this approach is difficult to judge. However, the holiday is a holiday, which means that to ignore someone from relatives or fellow men in a day is simply unacceptable. A week before the "X" number of all female staff of companies and firms begin to discuss this topical issue: what to present on February 23 colleagues. It seems not so serious date, however, and it is also impossible to ignore: a man of such an attitude can not forgive. A further complication lies in the fact that the age of men in the team is different and wants to please everyone. Yes, and often congratulatory small budget. That accounts for the fair sex to show the wonders of ingenuity and imagination in the gifts of choice issue. Agree, just like in a fairy tale, "Go there, I do not know where, bring it, I do not know that." However, we women - stubborn nature, and if they want done, then its purpose used to achieve. And in order to facilitate the solution of this complicated puzzle, try to give examples of what can be gifts to colleagues on 23 February.
Holiday in a friendly team
If you are lucky enough to be part of a large team,where relations go beyond strictly business, the options for non-trivial congratulations male colleagues, there is a great variety. One of them could be an evening spent by all office staff at a bowling alley. If your staff are young people, then you can safely go to roller skating or ice rink. What could be better than having fun with colleagues who suddenly lose their continued stiffness and children feel? Alternatively, you can together to play paintball, which is consistent with the overall theme of the holiday. Will find approval among the male part of the team and the idea of renting a cafe in the evening. For nondrinkers companies can make a "children's party". Let her not be alcohol and heavy meals and festive table decoration chic cake will be made in the form of a tank or something else in order to emphasize the main theme of the holiday. If you can not do without alcohol, the amount of it should be such that no one loses face. It's a holiday in honor of February 23, and not just banal feast. But the evening in the evening and morning of the big day, too, should be memorable. This can be done by prior agreement with the women staff to come to the office early and do its decoration. Arrange colorful and meaningful wall newspaper, which is required to describe the dignity of every man of your team, and you can in a joking manner, it will cheer up. Also it does not hurt to think over the external appearance of women on this day. For example, to get dressed in the same style, which is even remotely resemble an army. An interesting and can be self congratulation incoming men. For example, stand in a line and welcome them to a military manner. This original beginning of the working day will create a good mood and will help pass the time while waiting for the evening entertainment program. As mentioned above, the age of men in the team can be very different, and while some will accept with enthusiasm the idea to spend an evening in the company's employees, others, due to health or other reasons, to the great pleasure to have gone home. Then, as a gift for all the gift certificate will suit perfectly. His, then certainly you can pick up for each man personally: the acquisition of books, phone and computer accessories, fishing accessories, sports goods and so on. However, remember that the certificates should be equivalent to not to offend anyone.
Symbolic and personal gifts
A good choice for gifts to the maleholiday remain symbolic souvenirs. They may be the same for everyone, and different, but more or less the same price (men are not particularly attentive, but very touchy). It can be model airplanes, cars, ships, and even lighter in the form of a pistol or a grenade. Not bad also take into account the activity of your company. Work in the area of transport? Suit charms in the form of small machines. Building? Make all the men helmet with the company logo. Trade? Can you give quality calculators. Of the useful things you can choose the same cup, and for them - packing a good tea or coffee, multifunction pocket knives, table stands for the phone, the photo frame with an interesting design, and so on. Of course, the idea of symbolic gifts is not new. But what prevents here to apply an original approach? If all the various souvenirs, they can play in a festive lottery. The organization does not make it great complexity. You just need to write a number of prizes on pieces of colored paper, and let the men pulled out one by one. Conduct a lottery can be on the job, but for greater solemnity is better to choose a conference room or meeting room. After the lottery there is possible to arrange the men and a small buffet. This will give an old idea with souvenirs and novelty will be of interest to colleagues. And what to give to a colleague on Feb. 23, if your relationship with him has long been out of business just became friendly? Then it makes sense to teach him something apart from the rest and goes beyond purely office gifts. I'm sure you know very well what a gift it is pleasant. He does not have to be expensive and exclusive, friendly important implications. For example, a good book, wallet and card holder quality to it, an umbrella, a new computer game. Just choose a gift based on taste preferences of each other - and fall into the goal.
This option is ideal for those groups wherequite a lot of men and women are in the minority, and colleagues congratulate them quite expensive. Although the original - something quite inexpensive. That's why a great discovery can serve as popular now vocal and animated cards. Indeed, a beautiful picture with sincere words expressed at the beginning of the working day, do not leave your male colleagues indifferent. An interesting addition to this congratulation serve as a ringtone to your mobile phone. Take the time to order for each representative of the stronger sex of personal melody according to his taste preferences. Agree to do it is not difficult, it is necessary only to look on your desktop or colleagues in advance inadvertently ask about his musical preferences. And in this case, to congratulate the men whose work is not connected to the computer? Select the appropriate occasion to ready card (sold everywhere), and warm and sincere words write themselves, because it is this part of congratulations and is the most important. This token of your men will be very pleasant. As a complement organize the entire female part of the team kind of "sweet table", perhaps even with cakes and homemade cookies. Let it be, and without any special culinary delights, but colleagues will appreciate your efforts and giving it to them time. It is possible here to please and teach every man as a small personal gift tea or coffee cup. It's just a part of the low-cost options for congratulations. The rest of you will tell fantasy and tastes of the male half of the office.
Stationery, anti-stress and game gifts
Pens, diaries, organizers, and otherfamiliar to every office worker things are not quite so redundant, but are unlikely to present a surprise. And if they are combined with anti-stress accessories? After all, time any company in any way associated with stressful situations. Therefore, items that help a little to relieve stress and shift attention from the computer monitor to something else, giving rest your eyes may prove to be very handy. For example, the usual sets of pens, coasters and other items wheels Chancery Hand relaxation oscillator with different hand. They can be both rubber and magnetic in the form of balls, ovals, or a whole set of cubes and other figures for the creative nirvana. Even the stationery today characterized by originality and novelty than it is able to support the main theme of the holiday. For example, desktop calendars with weapons themed coasters or staple in the form of combat vehicles will certainly find worthy application. A good move for a gift to colleagues on February 23 may be slightly half-forgotten, but still has not lost its relevance board games. It may be interesting puzzles, backgammon and chess for intellectuals. It is likely that your lunch break your man happy to pass for such a game, or even arrange a week-long tournament at the office Amateur Championship. For the energetic colleagues a good gift can be a game all the same darts. And if your company has a recreation room with enough space, organize all the female staff of the total gift of all attributes for table tennis mini. Also suitable and basket ball. Let colleagues have a rest actively and reduce the lunch smoke breaks with health benefits. You can also give all men the office on a small radio-controlled cars, and arrange a real race with a special prize for the winner. This is sure to enjoy, after all play nice childhood at any age. It is important to remember that the gift of February 23 - not just the annual need to congratulate the men. This is an excellent opportunity to remind colleagues that they are first and foremost representatives of the stronger sex, and not just the staff, and they will answer you, and respect, and attention, and help out at the event. In our time of universal equality and progress of the boundaries between men and women in business dealings so we lost a clear framework that already at anybody does not cause internal protest, if a young man completely forgets to open the door for a lady or give place in line for lunch at the cafe. Yes, the realities of life are such, but why go with the flow? Here and show their colleagues that they are primarily men. March 8 is around the corner, and may be in response to your kind message of the representatives of the strong half of humanity, too, will be able to surprise the women staff a pleasant surprise?</ P>