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Cultural Etiquette -- Turkey

Someone I work with is Turkish and in Turkey for the summer. He asked me to let him know if I would like something from Turkey. I do! But do I take him up on it? [more inside]
posted by zizzle on Jun 4, 2014 - 17 answers

What to buy the serious yet funny boss who doesn't like suck-ups?

I'm looking for an understated but nice ($20-30 or nice homemade items) gift for a boss who's hosting an in-home holiday party (so it will be for husband and wife). Boss is both quite serious and funny and not a fan of anything that appears to be obsequious. [more inside]
posted by trandolph on Dec 4, 2013 - 17 answers

gift help

Secret Santa help: My work does Secret Santa every year (small group of 8 people). The limit is $25 I have no time during normal business hours so I have to be able to pick this up before 10am or after 8pm before Thursday the 23rd. My co-worker likes musicals, Firefly, and is gluten free. Thoughts? I'm local to NYC.
posted by edbles on Dec 19, 2011 - 11 answers

The $100 gift

The most awesome $100 gift you can think of. [more inside]
posted by dynamiiiite on Dec 6, 2011 - 31 answers

What's an appropriate gift for an agent that changes your life?

I'd like some tips on appropriate gifts for an agent that got me a gig of a lifetime. A pile o' cash seems inappropriate, so what else are my options? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Sep 28, 2011 - 26 answers

Undercover Kringle

I hate giving people normal gifts, like soap or cheeses... [more inside]
posted by DisreputableDog on Dec 2, 2010 - 25 answers

Good Man Toys?!?

Help me think of the most excellent Promotional Item to give away at my upcoming event!! More details inside!! [more inside]
posted by ss448 on Mar 11, 2010 - 14 answers

What should I buy my employees?

What inexpensive items could I shower my employees with when I'm feeling generous? [more inside]
posted by duckierose on Feb 18, 2010 - 60 answers

20 Year Business Anniversary

Executive Gift Filter - maybe something Custom Engraved? Our company's 20th anniversary is coming up. Help me find a special gift for the boss. [more inside]
posted by GuffProof on Apr 28, 2009 - 14 answers

I'm changing teams at work. How do I show appreciation to my old team?

My department at work is restructuring, and it was just announced today that I am moving to another team. How can I show my team that I've loved working with them, and that I truly appreciate everything that they have taught me? [more inside]
posted by speedoavenger on Dec 8, 2008 - 5 answers

Gift for a coworker?

I want to buy a gift for a coworker who took a promotion and will be leaving my department. What's something cool but not overly sentimental that she might like? [more inside]
posted by Coffeemate on Jul 18, 2007 - 13 answers

What to get to cheer up a friend?

Cheer-up-a-friend-fliter: My friend was just let go from her job because hiring someone new would be cheaper on her employer's budget. [more inside]
posted by echolex on Dec 19, 2005 - 16 answers

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