9 Ideas to Boost Knowledge, Build Camaraderie, and Say Thanks
Show gratitude for the people who power your business with these products, services, and practices from Certified B Corporations. By including employees among the stakeholders that factor into each business decision, B Corps forge stronger connections and communities while also advancing an economy that empowers and celebrates all workers.
Love Your Team B Corp Gift Ideas
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With a mission to grow its “wellness for good” movement, atlasGO encourages organizations to connect with employees through its online platform. Think team building for your company mixed with raising awareness for a good cause: Challenges allow employees to unlock corporate-sponsored funds for nonprofits by tracking and sharing their activities — among more than 100 fitness options — on the app and web dashboard.
Through its business model that funds programs improving the lives of youths, Doing Good Works creates waves of benefits for its community and economy. The print, promotional merchandise, and packaging company has helped more than 1,500 young adults to date. Through its workforce development, Doing Good Works hires youth who have experienced foster care to take care of kitting and fulfillment for the Holiday Gift Box program.
As a proud outlier in its industry, Eco Promotional Products operates with a transparent supply chain and works to reduce packaging and reduce environmental impact. Through its Trees for the Future program, the company dedicates a tree planting in the name of the company or individual for every invoiced order. These custom-designed beanies (50-piece minimum order) are a great way to outfit an employee team for winter.
How can brownies be world-changing? When they’re the product of a business that pioneered Open Hiring — no background checks, no resumes, no interviews — to reduce barriers to employment. With that focus on future potential and opportunity, Greyston Bakery invests in its people and community, and makes some tasty brownies in the process. This assortment of eight brownies and blondies is delivered in a classic gift box.
As a pioneer in the American chocolate movement 35 years ago, Lake Champlain Chocolates strived to create the best-tasting chocolates by sourcing high-quality, local ingredients. The chocolate truffles are handcrafted with fresh Vermont cream from hard-working farmers plus fair trade chocolate and include festive flavors like champagne, spiced pumpkin, and hazelnut.
Through personality, career, and organizational development assessments, Myers-Briggs Company supports personal and professional development. Through its practices, the company looks to reduce environmental impact, build community support, and enhance its workers’ lives. Its Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment helps employees better understand themselves and appreciate their strengths and unique contributions.
This streamlined online course — designed by B Corp leaders at Oliver Russell with fellow B Corps in mind — provides leaders, workers, partners, and other stakeholders with an introductory understanding of how their business can be used as a force for good. This mobile-friendly course features one hour of self-guided material and is available for single users or teams. B Corp Basics shares accessible and actionable insights, tools, and activities with those aspiring to give the gift of love back to the world through their work — and reflects Oliver Russell’s everyday commitment to creating good through its social impact branding work.
This annual membership provides access to self-development books, classes, and other resources for employees. A 14-day free trial is available from Optimize, which aims to help people optimize their lives so they can change the world together.
Connect and celebrate remotely with sparkling wine and a unique virtual experience for your work team. This gift set from REX HILL, a winery in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, comes with a virtual educational tasting with a wine educator to learn how the wines are made, the lingo around sparkling wine, and — most importantly — how to sip, toast, and enjoy the bubbles! REX HILL grapes are farmed with organic and biodynamic principles, and parent company A to Z Wineworks operates with a commitment to economic, environmental, and social responsibility.
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