Top 10 New Year Gift Ideas for Colleagues

‘Tis the last week of December and you are still figuring out what to give your workplace friends? Well, you spend a good amount of time with your colleagues and some of them become your close confidante. Celebrating the achievements and camaraderie within the organisation becomes an essential gesture. So, as we all gear up to welcome 2024, make your ‘work friends’ feel special and valued with these New Year gift ideas for colleagues –

1. Customised Desk Accessories

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Enhance your colleagues’ workspace with personalised desk accessories. Be it engraved pen holders or custom mouse pads, these items will add a touch of individuality as well as boost morale & productivity.

2. Wellness Subscription Boxes

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Do your best in taking care of your colleagues’ well-being by surprising them with wellness subscription boxes. These boxes often include items like essential oils, relaxation tools and healthy snacks. Amid a busy work life, such NY gifts for colleagues will convey a message of care and promote a healthy work-life balance.

3. Motivational Wall Art

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If your workplace partner is always doodling and thinks that the whole world is a canvas for him/her, a wall art or personalised caricature will be a nice New Year gift. Whether it’s a framed quote, a canvas print or a caricature based on their personality, these pieces will serve as daily reminders of positivity and work well as conversation starters with new joinee.

4. Customised Calendars

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Gifting personalised calendars is a practical yet thoughtful gesture. Add a personal touch by including team photos, inside jokes or motivational quotes for each month. This not only helps colleagues stay organised but also creates a sense of unity within the team.

5. Eco-Friendly Office Supplies Set

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Surprise the environment-conscious peeps with eco-friendly office supplies set comprising recycled notebooks, bamboo pens and reusable coffee mugs. This not only reflects your attentiveness & thoughtfulness but also your commitment to a greener future.

6. Virtual Team Building Experience

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In the era of remote work, a virtual team-building experience is among unique and valuable New Year gift ideas for colleagues. Whether it’s an online escape room, a virtual cooking class or a team trivia night, these activities strengthen team bonds, despite physical distances.

7. Coffee or Tea Gift Basket

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Who runs the corporate world? Tea & coffee! For the caffeine enthusiasts in your team, a carefully curated coffee or tea gift basket is a delightful choice. Wrap the basket with gourmet coffee beans, artisanal teas and stylish mugs. This is one of the best-selling, useful corporate gifts for New Year that will provide a cosy touch to their break times.

8. Perfume Gift Set

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Perfume sets make up a timeless choice for the grand occasion of the New Year. Whether it’s a classic collection or a contemporary ensemble, a branded perfume gift set will be a charming way to ring in the year 2024 with style and allure, promising lasting memories.

9. Personalised Tech Accessories

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For the tech-savvy members of your team, you can consider personalised tech accessories. Customised laptop sleeves, engraved phone stands or monogrammed earbud cases add a touch of flair to their daily tech essentials. Besides, these gifts blend practicality with personalisation!

10. Box of Assorted Chocolates

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Last, but not least, a failsafe New Year corporate gift idea for colleagues/employees includes a box of assorted chocolates. It’s a sweet gesture to express gratitude and kickstart the year on a delightful note. Go for a box with a variety of chocolates from topmost brands such as Ferrero Rocher, Godiva, Mirzam and Neuhaus.

Selecting any of these thoughtful New Year gift ideas for colleagues will not only express appreciation but also foster a positive work environment, ensuring your colleagues step into 2024 with a smile.

About the author


A creative person by heart and presently working with FNP as a content curator, Anushka has 4+ years of experience in content writing, editing and marketing. She loves designing for her writing pieces and is skilled at writing a multitude of genres including narrative, fiction, poetry, fantasy and short story. When not working, she can be usually found watching anime or framing random story plots in her head.