The holiday season can bring about a lot of opportunities for small business owners — but it can also bring about a lot of expenses. It’s a great idea to reward your team, partners or clients with a unique or personal gift of some kind. But many entrepreneurs don’t have a huge budget to work with.
2018 Best Business Gifts for Under 10 Dollars
Here are some ideas for business gifts that you can purchase for $10 or less.
For that coffee lover at your office, this set of mugs could be the perfect inexpensive yet practical gift that supports their caffeine habit at home and in the office.
Perfect for those in cold climates, a large, cozy scarf makes for an inexpensive but fun gift. You can even choose from a huge variety of colors and patterns to satisfy different tastes.
Vinyl Record Coasters
For the music lovers on your list, this set of coasters is made to resemble vinyl records from decades past.
If you want to get members of your team or other professional contacts a small token that they see every time they work on their laptops, this sticker can serve as a very simple and inexpensive reminder. There are tons of other options from individual artists on Society6.
Help your team or other contacts keep their beer and other cold drinks chilled throughout a long evening. These chiller sticks are made of stainless steel and chill drinks instantly from the inside out.
A small but practical gift, this pen and pencil holder is perfect for employees or coworkers to keep on their desks, providing a bit of style and some important organizational value.
Peppermint Hot Cocoa
Peppermint hot cocoa is a seasonal favorite. This canister from Starbucks could make for a great bulk gift for team members or clients, just as a small token of appreciation.
Business Card Holder
If you’re looking to give your employees or others in your professional circle a practical gift that’s also stylish, consider this portable business card holder that comes in a variety of colors. It could also work for cash, credit cards or other small items.
A cute way to dress up a desk, this mouse pad features illustrated cacti and succulents while also providing some important desktop protection for mouse users.
Sleep masks are perfect for anyone who enjoys a relaxing night in or perhaps needs some help sleeping on a plane during business travel. This gift is a pack of two that could work for either men or women.
Personal Photo Pot Holder
If you want to give something really personal that isn’t expensive, you can have a personal photo printed onto a pot holder or similar practical item. Choose a family or team photo or even one of a beloved pet.
For any artists on your list, this sketchbook is fairly simple but allows you to show support for their hobby and/or professional skills. Pair it with some pencils, charcoals or paints for an even more personal gift.
Lunch Tote Bag
For team members who bring their lunch to work or anyone who could simply use a practical way to transport items in an insulated carrier, this simple lunch tote is an inexpensive but stylish option.
Help your team or other traveling contacts stay organized and stylish during international trips with this simple passport holder and wallet in a white marble pattern.
If you need an inexpensive idea for cocktail artisans or people who love to entertain, this cocktail shaker is a solid product that is also very practical.
A cute and lighthearted gift idea, these socks have tiny animals like pigs and raccoons all over them. So they’d be especially perfect for any animal lovers you work with.
For those on your list who deserve a little bit of pampering around the holiday season, consider a fizzy bath bomb that adds extra fragrance to their bath and spa experience.
Speed Cube Puzzle
Beyond your basic rubik’s cube, this handheld puzzle provides a different challenge but is perfect for those on your list who love fun brain exercises.
Keyboard Brush Kit
It might not seem like an especially exciting gift, but this set of keyboard brushes can really help coworkers, clients or partners clean out their computer and laptop keyboards, which tend to collect tons of dust and germs.
A fun and stylish little gift, this trinket dish is perfect for those who are looking to organize their home or office or just want a cute little decoration to liven up their space a bit.
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