To your Boss or Manager:

Dear ________,

Hope you have a fantastic time with ________ over the holidays. I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you—it’s been a pleasure working with you for the last ________ years. Not only have you taught me how to be a better manager and administrator, but you’ve also been incredibly supportive as my roles change and evolve. It has been a privilege to work with you. You always come up with creative solutions and you’re a natural leader. I’m lucky to have you as a boss. Can’t wait to see what we accomplish in 2019. I’m really looking forward to continuing to learn from you!

Happy holidays, and thank you again,

 

To a helpful Director or Manager:

Dear ________,

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Thank you so much for your guidance and support. It’s wonderful to know that when I have a question about ________, you’re just a few doors away. When I was trying to decide what to do about ________, your advice was invaluable.

I hope that one day I can repay you for all the help you’ve given me! In the meantime, thank you again.

Happy holidays, and thank you again,

To your Vice President or Senior Director:

Dear ________,

I hope you have a fantastic holiday season! I’m a huge fan of all you have accomplished in the ________ this year, and I look forward to following all the exciting updates in 2019. If you ever need an extra hand, I’d love to hear more about your strategic plans and I how I can help make the ________ a success in the years to come.

Happy holidays, and thank you again,

To a fellow Team Member:

Happy holidays, ________!

I am thankful that we are on the same team. Your help in explaining how the ________ are setup has been beneficial. I am confident in learning the new material because of your assistance. Talking with you always helps us get to the solution faster. I know your insights have saved me hours of time! Thank you for being patient with all of my questions!

Happy holidays,

To a casual coworker that you’d like to get to know more:

Happy holidays, ________!

It’s been really great working with you and getting to know you over the past ________ years, and I’m looking forward to continuing in 2019. If you’ve got time after the end-of-the-year craziness, let’s grab coffee or get lunch and catch up! I’d love to hear how everything’s going with you and become closer friends outside of work.

Happy holidays,