New employees? Find out how to deliver a really warm welcome

4 September 2021

Give someone that warm, fuzzy feeling on their first day at work. We’ve got you covered.

We’ve all been there, those first day nerves, sweaty palms and that feeling of all eyes on you – it’s stressful, daunting and can be a little bit awkward. What’s more, if you’ve got new team members joining remotely, it can feel even more isolating. We know that effective onboarding programmes can boost performance by as much as 11% and it can spur an 82% increase in retention. So, what are you waiting for? Get ready to elevate your welcome and make those first impressions count.

Gifting new employee welcome kits, chock full of glorious goodies on their first day will help you set the tone, reinforce your company culture, bolster employees’ feeling of excitement and show appreciation for the people you’ve chosen to join your team. Sounds good right? Well look no further, here’s a roundup of our favourite welcome gifts.

Hello home office paradise

Help your team set up the perfect place to work with a selection of coffee from Redroaster, or choose a gift box bursting at the seams with little pick me ups from The Gift Box People.

Tipples and treats

Nothing says woohoo! like a lovely glass of wine from Lathwaites. Team that up with some award-winning pork crackling from Snaffling Pig and some delicious chocolates from Montezumas and you’re onto a winner.

And breathe…

Calm those first day nerves with a big hug in a box. Quite literally a Bearhugs gift box full of thoughtful, personalised gifts that give someone a little lift. Pair with a seedbomb from Kabloom, don’t worry, no need to be a gardener!

A big warm welcome

For more ideas and inspiration, you can browse our products right here. Don’t worry, we only picked the really good ones for you to choose from so you can’t go wrong. Once you’ve decided all you need to do is sign up, pick your gift and checkout! You only need an email address for the recipient, so it really is as easy as one, two, three

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