5 results for author: John Ruhlin


Avoid These 4 Business Gift-Giving Faux Pas

In the business world, gift-giving provides incredible intrinsic and financial rewards. But finding the perfect gift takes a considerable amount of thought– even for those of us who develop gifting plans for a living. Here, a little imagination can pay ...
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4 Ways to Reward Employees and Gain a Return on Investment

Everyone likes to feel appreciated. Many companies try to harness that feeling – especially now, during the run-up to the end of the year and the holiday season. That's why so many companies use gifts to incentivize their teams. In reality, though, such ...
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Canceling Christmas: Why Your Business Should Stay Top of Mind Throughout the Year

As the head of a corporate gifting company, I know that the period between Thanksgiving and Christmas is always hectic. The UPS and FedEx guys are making two or three stops a day at the office, and the conference table is ready to break from the weight of the ...
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Fostering Deep Connections With the World’s Leading Professionals

How do you get VIPs and influencers to become active allies for your brand? Fostering Deep Connections Every businessperson needs allies. That’s why successful industry experts, authors and consultants don't operate in a silo; they have a following and ...
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6 Hacks to Drive Massive Referrals

Referrals and gifts are huge in business, but they're often handled in all the wrong ways. Attempts to elicit referrals sometimes seem forced or in poor taste and can do more harm than good. So, instead of following those broken formulas – pleading ...
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