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What is on my sales order?

You’ve probably heard of a Sales Order before, so we’ll keep this one brief. […]

Article December 2023

HR Calendar

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9 Recognition Strategies to Improve Employee Motivation

Investing in employee well-being is essential to the success of your business. Happy […]

Article December 2023

What is an outsourced item?

What is an outsourced item and what are the pros and cons of using them? Outsourced […]

Article December 2023

Can I skip ordering a prototype?

In short, yes. But there are some things you should know… When you order a deal […]

Article December 2023

What are the different kinds of design requests?

When you open a new deal toy project with us here at Altrum, the first steps will be […]

Article December 2023
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What is the toughest role transition in Investment Banking?

Investment Banking is not an easy career path! Every role transition challenges you […]

Article November 2023
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Series 1 Recap – The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast

And just like that, it’s a wrap! Series 1 of The Investment Banking Leaders […]

Article November 2023
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What is Lunar New Year, and how does it affect deal toy manufacturing?

What is Lunar New Year, and how does it affect deal toy manufacturing? Lunar New […]

Article November 2023

Episode 8: Peter Shin of Stifel

Welcome to Episode 8 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article October 2023

What is an EORI number?

In the world of deal toys, you want things delivered fast. And while we do […]

Article October 2023

Episode 7: Sher Hafeez of JLL

Welcome to Episode 7 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast, hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article October 2023

Episode 6: Alessio Pieri of d’Angelin

Welcome to Episode 6 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article October 2023
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What is the deal toy ordering process like?

If you’re looking to order a deal toy for the first time, you’ve come to the […]

Article October 2023

Episode 5: Charles Godbout of PwC

Welcome to Episode 5 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast, hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article October 2023

Episode 4: Rusty Ray of Alantra

Welcome to Episode 4 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article October 2023

Episode 3: Scott Wieler of DC Advisory

Welcome to Episode 3 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast, hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article September 2023

Episode 2: Noha El Ghazaly of Mediterrania

Welcome to Episode 2 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article September 2023
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Comparing Deal Toy Vendor Reviews

Reviews offer valuable insights into a vendor’s reliability, quality, and […]

Article September 2023

The Perfect Guide to Ordering a Deal Toy

Completing an M&A (Merger and acquisition), IPO, or any significant financial […]

Article September 2023

Episode 1: Gokhan Ozkan of J.P. Morgan

Welcome to Episode 1 of The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast, hosted by Altrum’s […]

Article September 2023
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Key Considerations for Designing Your IPO Tombstone

You’ve done it! Your company is now public, and the IPO is a resounding […]

Article September 2023
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Crafting the Perfect M&A Tombstone: A Quick Guide to Celebrate Your Monumental Deal

Congratulations on successfully closing your merger or acquisition deal! As you […]

Article September 2023
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What Materials Are Best For Custom Financial Tombstones?

When it comes to celebrating a successful deal, a merger, or an acquisition, nothing […]

Article September 2023

How Deal Tombstones Are Made ?

Deal tombstones are commemorative mementos that mark the closure of a significant […]

Article September 2023
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Investment Banking Deal Toys: Everything You Need to Know

You have a few questions on investment banking deal toys? Take a look at our guide […]

Article September 2023
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Deal Toys: The History, Symbolism, and Global Importance

Want to learn everything about deal toys? Their history, significance, and the tales […]

Article September 2023
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Welcome to The Investment Banking Leaders Podcast

What do you listen to on your commute to the office, on your way to grab a coffee, […]

Article August 2023

The Top 5 Most Famous Industrial Designers

If someone came up to you on your way to grab a coffee and asked you to name 1 […]

Article August 2023
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Lights, Camera, 3D Printed Action!

The key to a successful deal toy is ensuring it builds a personal connection with […]

Case Studies August 2023
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When should you order a deal toy?

If we honestly had to ask you only one question when opening a new project, it would […]

Article August 2023

How Can Acrylic Recognition Awards Boost Motivation?

Boosting Motivation: The Power of Recognition through Deal Toys & Awards In […]

Article August 2023
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What is a setup cost?

Chances are, if you’ve created a deal toy with us here at Altrum, you’ve paid a […]

Article July 2023

How much does a deal toy cost?

Deal toys are special keepsakes given to celebrate the closing of financial […]

Article July 2023
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Level Up: Design Movements (Part 2)

Welcome back to your crash course on popular design movements! Here, we’ll learn […]

Article July 2023
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The Best Outdoor Bars for Summer

Summer is approaching, which means it’s time for all the good things. The sun […]

Article July 2023

How do I come up with a design idea?

So, you’ve just closed a deal and your MD wants you to spearhead the deal toy […]

Article June 2023

Level Up: Design Movements

In today’s world, art can be anything. A mural, a piece of clothing, a building, […]

Article June 2023

What is Live Art?

A full inbox, 8 calls scheduled for this afternoon, and no time for lunch. We know […]

Article June 2023
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10 Reasons to Improve your Recognition Practices

The benefits of recognition at work have long since been proven. Discover the 10 […]

Article May 2023
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BuroPro

Case Studies May 2023

Karelab Joins the Altrum Family

Press Releases April 2023

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Tool March 2023

A Year in Review: Design Edition

What was your New Year’s Resolution? Here at Altrum, ours was simple; celebrate […]

Article February 2023

First Case Study

Case Studies January 2023
Reconnaissance

Assessing Company and Employee Performance

Conducting a professional review of your company and employees should be a common […]

Article December 2022
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Chinese New Year’s effect on tombstone industry

The deal gift industry predominately uses production in China, Europe and North […]

Article December 2022
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Recognition: The Best Holiday Gift for your Employees

If employee recognition is on your to-do list, there has probably never been a […]

Article December 2022
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Employee Engagement : 10 ideas for holiday team fun

Celebrating the holidays as a team in the office or remotely is always fun and […]

Article December 2022

Calendar Download!

Tool November 2022
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EMD-Batimo

Case Studies October 2022
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Case Studies September 2022

9 ways to support employee mental health

There is a big difference for an employee between knowing the company’s values and […]

Article September 2022

How to bring your company’s values to life

If you have a recognition program, you know there are a thousand and one […]

Article September 2022

Experience for a better employee experience

If you have a recognition program, you know there are a thousand and one […]

Article September 2022
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Altrum is Going Sustainable!

As the industry leader of celebration and inspiration, Altrum has taken new strides […]

Article August 2022
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Case Studies August 2022

Altrum’s Deal Toy Project Order Process

Ordering a unique and custom deal toy with Altrum could not be easier! Thanks to […]

Article July 2022
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Experiences for a better employee experience

If you have a recognition program, you know there are a thousand and one […]

Article July 2022

Peer Recognition E-Cards

Tool July 2022

Altrum Completed Record-Breaking Year

Press Releases June 2022
Comment donner vie aux valeurs de votre entreprise

How to bring your company’s values to life

There’s a big difference for an employee between knowing the company’s […]

Article June 2022
9 façons de soutenir la santé mentale des employés

9 ways to support employee mental health

A Glassdoor study shows that 88% of employees who believe they have a high […]

Article June 2022
Fidélisation des employés : 10 raisons pourquoi vos meilleurs talents vous quittent

Employee retention: 10 reasons why your best talents are leaving

Retaining employees is one of the biggest challenges facing businesses. And this is […]

Article June 2022
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5 differences between rewards and recognition

When it’s time to thank a team member for their outstanding performance and […]

Article June 2022

Train your managers and transform your organization

We all agree that as a manager, recognizing one or more teams on a daily basis has […]

Article June 2022
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The right words to say thank you

As you surely know, a simple thank you can do wonders for your teams! This same […]

Article June 2022

Even More Recognition for Employee Appreciation Day

Everyone loves Fridays. But employees love the first Friday of March even more, and […]

Article June 2022

Do you speak the 5 languages ​​of recognition?

In today’s working world, it is undeniable that recognition at work is an […]

Article June 2022
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A Custom Deal Toy for Every Budget!

Customizing a truly authentic and original deal toy is no easy task. That is why […]

Article April 2022
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5 Reasons Why Awards Are Essential to Celebrations

Achievement awards and commemorative trophies have the power to shape our behavior. […]

Article March 2022

Award Ceremony Planning Must Dos for an Unforgettable Event 

Planning an award ceremony this season? Let Altrum help you prepare and optimize […]

Article March 2022

Top 4 places to visit when celebrations are in order!

Altrum asks: Where do you go when you’re celebrating? Earlier this month we […]

Article February 2022
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Saint-Guillaume Residence x Orange Program

Case Studies February 2022

Ready to Commemorate Your NFT with an Altrum Deal Toy?

Altrum Joins the World of NFTs with Deal Toys. There is a buzz in the news cycles […]

Article February 2022

2022 Resolutions – The Year of Getting it Done!

There is no better way to start a new year than with a list of goals and […]

Article January 2022

Altrum’s Workshop – The Holiday Update

The values of a company are present in every aspect of their strategy and execution […]

Article December 2021
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What does your deal toy say about you?

It may not be talked about often; however it is most certainly recognized and noted. […]

Article November 2021

How to survive gifting season this year

Have you been wondering yet what to get everyone on your holiday list this year? […]

Article November 2021

The Fundamentals of Recognizing Years of Service!

There are many ways to show your employees you appreciate them; recognizing their […]

Whitepaper September 2021

Why Order Deal Toys?

Wondering Why You Should Order Deal Toys? To understand the importance of deal toys […]

Article September 2021

Deal Toys – A Long-Standing Tradition and Ritual

Deal toys are more relevant than ever! Altrum is longest standing company in the […]

Article August 2021

How to Create Custom Acrylic Deal Toys and Financial Tombstones to Impress Everyone

How to Create Custom Acrylic Deal Toys and Financial Tombstones to Impress Everyone

Article July 2021
Investment Banking Tombstone Guide

Investment Banking Tombstone: Understand Their Value

An investment banking tombstone is one of the oldest traditions in the finance […]

Article May 2021

What I Wish They Had Told Me

What I Wish I Was Told Before Becoming an Analyst. Currently, you’re thinking […]

Article April 2021

How to keep call center agents motivated

Speed, productivity, cost reductions, quality… and how to keep agents motivated […]

eBook March 2021
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10 Great Reasons to Offer Thank You Gift Codes

Since everybody has different taste, it can be difficult to hit the mark when it […]

Article February 2021
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