Your office would likely cease to operate without its administrative professionals holding everything together, so consider showing your appreciation with fabulous Administrative Assistant Day gift ideas. Administrative Assistant Day (also called Administrative Professionals Day) helps commemorate and appreciate all of the admin staff who keep your office running smoothly and efficiently. It typically falls on the last Wednesday of April, which happens to be April 21, 2021. That means you can still pick up a thoughtful gift for the administrative professional who makes your work life so much easier. Here’s how.
How to Choose an Administrative Assistant Day Gift
There are a few things to consider when choosing Administrative Assistant Day gift ideas. Since it’s a professional environment, it’s important to choose an office-appropriate gift. For example, steer clear of anything with an inappropriate joke, even if you think it’s perfect for your admin. It’s also important not to get anything too costly, or it can also be seen as inappropriate. Likewise, if you have two or more administrative professionals, it’s important to choose gifts within the same price range to avoid unfair comparisons.
That being said, the best thing to get your administrative professional is something she’ll actually use and enjoy. Think about her interests, both in and outside the office. Does she love to cook elaborate meals when she gets home? Get her an indoor garden she can use to grow fresh herbs for her meals. Or, choose an e-reader for the administrative assistant who can’t wait to crack open the latest best sellers.
Top 10 Administrative Assistant Day Gift Ideas
If you’re not sure what to get the administrative assistant in your office, don’t worry. Here are ten great Administrative Assistant Day Gifts that will help show your gratitude:
This combo includes a trio of chocolate covered fruits, including apple wedges, banana bites, and fresh strawberries, all packed in a “Thank you” box. It also includes a FruitFlowers® Bouquet with freshly-cut purple and pink blooms.
Show her your gratitude with this delicious FruitFlowers Bouquet packed with pineapple daisies, strawberries, grapes, honeydew melon, and other fresh fruit. It also comes with a box filled with chocolate covered strawberries, bananas, and apples, plus a festive “Thank You” balloon.
Get her an e-reader she can use to devour her favorite reads in her free time. This Kindle Paperwhite features a smooth-front design and glare-free screen that reads like real paper even in bright sunlight.
This one-of-a-kind subscription box delivers four to five items, including office supplies, tech gadgets, and stationery that make work a little more fun. Plus, it provides access to a business-building membership and online community for admins who want to take their career to the next level.
If you’re looking for a supersized way to say thanks, this set is the ticket. It includes a BIG idea sketchbook, milk chocolate truffle bar, and pop open cards filled with clever and inspirational messages.
Introduce your loved one to some probiotics with this kombucha brew kit. It includes everything you need to make a jar of kombucha, including a gallon glass jar, cotton cloth jar cover, black tea, cane sugar, and a fresh SCOBY (Symbiotic Culture of Bacteria & Yeast).
Treat her to a whole new way to enjoy tea. These tea drops are made with loose leaf tea pressed into fun shapes and come in five delectable varieties: citrus ginger, rose earl grey, peppermint, matcha green tea, and blueberry acai white tea.
Surprise her with this whole new way to say thanks. Soothing cucumber and fresh lemon blend with patchouli to make a wonderful scented candle. Plus, you can personalize the packaging with a handwritten note.
Get her an herb garden she can easily grow right from her kitchen window. The set includes vintage-inspired planters that have their own hydroponic growing system that delivers nutrients to the plants right when they need them.
Sitting all day can be terrible for her health. Instead, treat her to this standing desk converter that lets her stand when she wants to and folds back down to a regular desk when she needs a rest.
Your administrative assistant does so much to make your work life a bit easier. Plus, she’s just great to work with. This Administrative Assistant Day, show your gratitude by choosing one of these thoughtful Administrative Assistant Day gift ideas she’ll really appreciate.