Pros and Cons of Giving Event Gifts

Many business owners who host events give some form of a gift as people leave. This swag can include samples of a new product, treats, or some kind of branded item to act as a form of advertising. And while these gifts, when properly done, can be a great addition to an event, they more often than not simply wind up in the trash. So if you are hosting an event and considering giving a gift of some kind, consider these pros and cons.

Pros

Reminder – A good corporate gift can serve as a reminder of the event. If it was an event to thank clients or employees, that reminder can reinforce goodwill. If the event was for a …