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Appreciation During the Holidays – A No-Win Situation? | Recorded Webinar

HRDQ-U Webinar | Appreciation During the Holidays

60 minutes

Join expert Dr. Paul White as he shares some practical suggestions for “do’s” and “don’ts” for showing employee appreciation during the holidays, and some ways to make whatever you choose to do be received more positively.

Attendees will learn

  • Understand the importance of expectations (and the historical context which creates them regarding gifts and appreciation in the workplace around the holidays.)
  • Avoid well-known mistakes that employers commonly make when trying to communicate appreciation to their staff.
  • Utilize foundational guiding principles to make decisions regarding holiday gifts and parties that will help the actions and events be received more positively.

Who should attend

  • Managers and leaders
  • Human resources professionals
  • Trainers
  • Organizational development professionals


Dr. Paul White

Dr. Paul White is a psychologist, author, speaker, and consultant who makes work relationships work. He has written articles for and been interviewed by Bloomberg’s Business Week, CNN/,, Fast Company,, Huffington Post LIVE, U.S. News and World Report, and Yahoo! Finance. Dr. White is the co-author of the book, The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace, written with Dr. Gary Chapman (author of the #1 NY Times bestseller, The 5 Love Languages).

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