Discover top ideas to use in recognizing your long serving employees

Top 64 employee recognition gifts ideas for years of service

Employee recognition and service awards are the most common form of motivation that most companies have adopted. With the awarding taking place quite often, it is important to keep it fresh and exciting no matter what shape it takes. New ways to celebrate are key ensuring that every staff is made to feel important and celebrated. Service awards are an excellent way to honor those who have worked with the company for an extended length of time, and their service has been outstanding. Service awards also seek to honor those who have been giving an individual effort to the company. Do not confuse these gifts with to incentives which work more as a motivational tool to the employees.

Top ideas of employee recognition gift ideas

Setup a website and post a selection of gifts without a price for each year's recognition awarding to allow each worker to choose what they want.

Fun motivation gifts

  • Squeezable stress reliever
  • magnetic teamwork clip holder
  • A set of highlighters
  • A tube of candy
  • A pack of praise sticky pads
  • Teamwork mental block
  • A personalized plaque
  • A collection of Sweetly scented balms
  • Motivational Rubik's cube
  • Inspirational mini pillows
  • Computer screen cleaning mop head
  • Praise notepads
  • Stress manage mints
  • Rubber band ball box


  • Tumbler set
  • Soup mug and spoon
  • Personalized water bottle
  • Personalized ceramic mug
  • Candy Tumbler
  • Thermos gift set
  • Personalized travel mug
  • Lunch set

Bags and Totes

  • Personalized sport tote
  • Executive tote bag
  • Executive messenger bag
  • Personalized cinch close backpack
  • Personalized lunch cooler bag
  • Personalized shopping tote
  • Executive tech backpack
  • Personalized loaded cinch first aid bag
  • Personalized mission backpack

Pens and pen cups

  • Chrome pen gift set
  • Personalized pen and case
  • Retro twist pen pack
  • A set of funny bendy pen collection
  • High five/thumbs up pen pack
  • Talking pen stress reliever
  • Personalized handy highlighter set
  • Personalized pen holder
  • Pen and key chain set
  • Pen holder with a photo frame

Glass and crystal gifts

  • Personalized vase
  • Personalized crystal clock
  • Personalized glass box
  • Personalized curved glass frame
  • Crystal ruler
  • Personalized onyx vase
  • Executive solitaire glass game


  • Personalized self-stick cone
  • Personalized lapel pin
  • Bicycles
  • Slimming belt
  • Free gym or trainer services
  • Personalized key chain
  • Business card holder
  • Personalized Journal
  • Personalized crystal ornament
  • Personalized wall calendar
  • Erasable calendar
  • Memo box
  • Spectacular sunglasses
  • Fun in the sun bundles with a backpack, water bottle, and sunglasses
  • Foldable frames sunglasses
  • Personalized wrist watch

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