Happy Holidays Messages to Employees

Last updated: August 17, 2022

Looking for holiday messages to employees and co-workers? The holiday season is a perfect time to send your co-workers a heartfelt message and thank them for their efforts in the past year. Many businesses have multicultural staff with different backgrounds and faiths. There may be some people who it may not be appropriate to send the traditional religious Christian-style Christmas wishes. But with these “happy holidays” messages, you can still wish your team all the best for the holiday season and new year.

holiday messages to employees

Many non-Christians still enjoy the holiday season with traditions such as a delicious family dinner, tree decorating, gift-giving, and more. So, with the right wording and tone, everyone on your team can enjoy a genuine holiday wish from your company.

Whether you are sending holiday cards to your team, or a company email, taking the opportunity to reflect on the working year and thanking staff for their contributions can assist in building a strong team culture and loyalty. This page has many ideas for non-Christian holiday messages to employees and even a few funny message ideas.

If you’re looking for Christmas wishes with a religious tone, then be sure to check out our Christmas Messages to Employees.

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Holiday Messages To Team

The festive season is the perfect time to wish your team a happy holidays and to thank them for their work during the year. Use the following holiday messages to teams as a starting point. Personalize them further by thanking them for their work during a specific task or project.

Happy holidays team! May you all have the relaxing vacation that you deserve. Sincere thanks for all your hard work this year.

Having a team like you makes coming to work an absolute pleasure. Thank you for all your hard work this year. We wish you all a very happy holiday season!

Happy holidays from all of us at [insert company name]. We thank you for your valuable contribution this year.

The holiday season is the perfect moment for us to express our gratitude for all that you have contributed to our company this year. Thank you. May you have a very happy holidays!

To the best team we could wish for, we wish you a wonderful holiday season and a happy new year.

Thank you for your hard work and dedication throughout this year, we are so grateful for your efforts. Wishing you and your family a very happy holidays and best wishes for the new year.

Wishing you and your families a wonderful holiday season. I/We look forward to working with you in the new year.

Whatever your holiday plans may be, we wish you all a safe and relaxing time spent with those nearest and dearest to you. May you have a very happy holidays.

Congratulations on hitting your targets this year! You are a key member of our team, and we are very grateful for all your hard work this year. May you have a very happy holiday season.

Our company is so fortunate to have a team as dedicated as you. We appreciate each and every one of you. Thank you, and happy holidays.

Thank you to each and every one of you for your unwavering support this year. We couldn’t have met the goals without your efforts. Happy holidays!

We are so fortunate to have a team of such high achievers! Wishing you and your family a safe and happy holiday season.

Wishing my amazing team the very best wishes for a happy holiday season.

Happy holidays! Stay safe, we’ll look forward to seeing you fresh and ready for more challenges in the new year.

You have definitely earned a well-deserved break after all of your achievements this year. Eat, drink, be merry, and enjoy all the magic of the holiday season.

Wishing you and your family a wonderful holiday season. We look forward to working together on many exciting new projects in the coming year.

Thank you, team, for another incredible year. We wish you all much happiness and merriment this holiday season.

Warmest wishes for a Happy Holidays and a wonderful New Year.

Holiday Messages To Employee

Be sure to let your employees know they are appreciated! These holiday wishes to employees are sure to do just that.

May the festive season end this challenging year on a positive note and make way for a fresh and bright New Year. Happy Holidays!

Sending warm wishes to you and your family this holiday season.

Wishing you a holiday full of joy and a prosperous and healthy new year for you and your family.

Happy Holidays from all of us at [insert company name]. We hope you have a very happy festive season, and we wish you all the best for the new year.

Thank you for the 100% effort you have put in all year long. I hope you have a much-deserved break during the holiday season!

Enjoy this holiday time with your family. Wishing you a very happy holidays.

Wishing you a relaxing vacation with your loved ones this holiday season.

We appreciate all your hard work. Thank you very much for making coming to work such a pleasure. Happy holidays, see you in the new year!

Happy holidays from our work family to yours.

A little more sparkle, a little less stress. This holiday season we wish you the very best.

Many thanks for all your efforts at [insert company name] this year. Be sure to celebrate the holiday season in style with friends and family.

Here’s a toast to a happy holidays and a successful and prosperous year ahead!

As a member of the [insert company name] team, I value your hard work and support throughout this year. Be sure to relax and spend time with your loved ones during the holidays.

Sending warm wishes to you and your family [insert names] for a happy holiday season and a new year.

Happy holidays [insert name]! Be sure to enjoy your well-earned vacation. We’ll see you in the new year for more exciting challenges.

I’ve noticed that you’ve been working hard this year. Your efforts are greatly appreciated. Thank you, and enjoy your holiday bonus.

Thank you for your efforts during another successful year! Sending you and your family warm wishes for the holiday season.

I have valued your strong leadership and support throughout the last twelve months. Be sure to relax with your family during the holidays.

Best wishes for a healthy, happy, and peaceful new year from all of the management team. Happy holidays!

Happy Holidays! Enjoy your well-deserved time off, and see you in the new year.

Funny Holiday Messages To Employee

If you have an excellent boss-employee working relationship, keep the holiday cheer going with a funny holiday message to your employees! These funny holiday wishes are sure to give your co-workers a giggle.

We thought about which gift to get you this year for so long, and now it’s too late to have it delivered. We hope you appreciate that the thought was there. Here’s a bonus instead! Happy Holidays!

May your holiday season be as bright and merry as you! Thank you for the laughter and good cheer you bring to the office throughout the year. Happy Holidays!

“I love to work on holidays”… said nobody ever. Enjoy your vacation!

You may be the office joker, but you never compromise the quality and commitment to your work. Thanks for the laughs. Happy Holidays!

Eat, drink and be merry – you don’t have to come to work on Monday! Happy holidays.

May you get very merry this holiday season, so you can forget the upcoming new year workload and the overflowing in-tray that awaits your return. Happy Holidays.

Happy holidays – from the person who bothers you five days a week to get things done! May you have a well-deserved break.

Thank you for keeping things light and giving us all a giggle at work. Happy Holidays!

The office without you would be like a stapler without staples, a printer without toner, or a pen without ink. Have you raided the stationary again? Happy Holidays!

It’s been said that “One of the nice things about the holidays is that you can forget the past with a present!” Hopefully this bonus makes up for some of the stress of the year! Happy Holidays!

Don we now our ugly sweaters… let’s party! Thanks for bringing so much fun to the office. Wishing you a very happy Holidays!

You’ve been working so hard this holiday season, thank you for all your efforts! Hang in there and enjoy some Christmas magic on us!

More Christmas Messages, Wishes, and Quotes

If you’re looking for more Christmas messages to employees and team members, please do take a look at our extensive collection of Christmas and holiday greetings, wishes, quotes, poems, and messages.

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Merry Christmas Wishes (incl. funny)

Happy Holidays Wishes (incl. funny)

Christmas Quotes

Christmas Greetings for Cards

Season’s Greetings & Messages

Holiday Messages to Employees

Christmas Messages to Employees

Christmas Poems

Christmas Funny Poems

Religious Christmas Messages

Christmas Religious Poems

Christmas Prayers

Christmas Bible Verses

Kids Christmas Poems

Printable Christmas Cards

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Merry Christmas Images

New Year Wishes

New Year Quotes

Happy New Year Images

Free Printable Christmas Cards

Take a look at our enormous collection of gorgeous free Christmas cards, from traditional Christmas cards and winter scenes to beautifully-designed religious Christian Christmas cards, adorably romantic cards, modern word-art, and chalkboard designs, to cute Christmas cards for kids! Perfect for saving you time and money while you spread some Christmas love!

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Free Printable Christmas Tags

Take a look at our wonderful collection of festive gift tags on our free printable Christmas tags page.

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