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It's Time for "Thanks Giving"

November 14, 2018

As Thanksgiving approaches, many of us begin individually thinking about ways that we can express our own thanks. It’s also a good time for employers to join in the giving spirit and show appreciation to their employees at the same time.

Doing so with a National Gift Card gift card from Charity Choice, an organization that helps facilitate donations to an employee’s chosen charity. Under the program, you may designate funds for up to three charities from an online list of more than 250 major charities and many local causes, totaling over 1000 in all. Recipients simply follow the easy instructions on the back of the card to donate the funds.

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Time for Halloween!

October 26, 2018

Halloween remains one of those "special" holidays where Americans get a chance to scare their neighbors, friends and even their kids with outrageous costumes and spooky "tricks" - with the expectation that it's all in good fun.

If you're looking for a "monster" hit this season, one great option is a gift card program featuring brands like Target and Bed Bath & Beyond, two places where a gift card from National Gift Card can be leveraged in a way that builds loyalty among clients, customers and employees who are likely looking ahead to a very busy retail season - a time where relationship building will be even more important.

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Customer Service: An essential part of any business

September 20, 2018

While Customer Service Week is coming up soon (October 1-5 this year), we certainly don’t need a “special event” to make the point that providing outstanding service to those who make our business possible (that would be the customer) is an essential part of any business.

Organizers of Customer Service Week have outlined the five core goals:

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Making Sure Rewards Choices Stay Fresh is Key to Success

September 07, 2018

“In looking at the rewards end of recognition as a tool, the best rewards depend on the individual” so the best approach is to create choices designed to achieve success, says Eric Thiegs, president of National Gift Card, as quoted in the July/August 2018 issue of Premium Incentive Products, a trade publication.

Even more basic to which rewards become part of a company’s program is the conscious decision to focus on what the individual considers more attractive, said Thiegs.

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How About a Little Labor Day Lift?

August 30, 2018

A sure sign that summer is winding down is when Labor Day arrives. We hope that employees have enjoyed time with family and friends and revelled in weather that was just as they hoped.

But Labor Day is also a key date on the calendar when it comes to celebrating the positive impact organized labor has made in our society.

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