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Our favorite clearinghouse for research and staff reflections on personalized professional gifts and the art of gifting.

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The Jotted Line

Articles in The Jotted Line:

Our favorite clearinghouse for research and staff reflections on personalized professional gifts and the art of gifting.

Man writing with luxury pen

Luxury Pen Gifts Buyers Guide

Samantha Di Nardo
Jul 17, 2019
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What Are the Types of Fountain Pens

Samantha Di Nardo
Apr 06, 2023
How Ballpoint Pens Are Made

How Ballpoint Pens Are Made

Samantha Di Nardo
Feb 07, 2023
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What Is a Rollerball Pen?

Samantha Di Nardo
Oct 20, 2020
Cross Pens Calais Chrome Ballpoint best personalized pen

13 Best Custom Personalized Pens

Samantha Di Nardo
Feb 11, 2021
Gold pens

The Top 10 Gold Pens (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Jul 20, 2021
Dayspring Pens 2023 Scholarship Program

Dayspring Pens 2023 Scholarship Program

Samantha Di Nardo
Jan 31, 2023
What are the Best Fountain Pen Brands of 2023

What are the Best Fountain Pen Brands of 2023

Samantha Di Nardo
Dec 27, 2022
What are the Best Ballpoint Pen Brands in 2023

What are the Best Ballpoint Pen Brands in 2023

Samantha Di Nardo
Jun 21, 2022
History of Ballpoint Pen

Who Invented the Ballpoint Pen?: A Brief History

Samantha Di Nardo
Apr 04, 2022
Doctors' Day Gifts - Personalized Pens video thumbnail with Michael and three featured pens beneath the title

6 Reasons Why Personalized Pens Make Great Doctors' Day Gifts in 2023

Daniel Whitehouse
Jan 26, 2022
The Parker Jotter: The Pen in Every Movie Screen title

The Parker Jotter: The Pen You See in Every Movie (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Nov 23, 2021
Richmond Matte black pen personalized pen

6 Reasons Why Personalized Pens are the Best Gift for the Newly Hired (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Feb 11, 2021
Dayspring Pens engraved Journal collection

Does Dayspring Pens Offer Other Personalized Gifts? (2023)

Daniel Whitehouse
Feb 11, 2021
Man holding personalized arizona pen professional gifts for employees

3 Best Personalized Gifts For Employees in 2023

Daniel Whitehouse
Feb 11, 2021
Colorful gift boxes and Secret Santa Claus toy

How to Find and Give the Best Secret Santa Gifts for Coworkers in 2023

Daniel Whitehouse
Feb 11, 2021
Waterman Hemisphere Rollerball Black Gold Trim

Are Luxury Pens Worth It?: The 5 Myths About Buying Expensive Pens (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Feb 11, 2021
Person writing using personalized pen

Abbreviations and Acronyms for Occupations: A Complete List of Official Short Titles

Daniel Whitehouse
Feb 11, 2021
1884 Lewis Waterman Fountain Pen Patent

When was the Fountain Pen Invented: A Brief History (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Aug 11, 2022
How Do Ballpoint Pens Work

How Do Ballpoint Pens Work

Samantha Di Nardo
Jun 30, 2022
The Top 7 Picks for a Graduation Pen (2023)

The Top 7 Picks for a Graduation Pen (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Apr 19, 2022
Parker Jotter Gel best rollerball pens in red, stainless steel, and blue arrayed on a table with a small plant

20 Best Rollerball Pens to Give as Gifts (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Mar 29, 2022
15 Personalized Gifts for Doctor's Day (2023)

15 Personalized Gifts for Doctor's Day (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Jan 27, 2022
Teacher holds engraved pen Braxton rollerball for grading papers

5 Best Pens for Teachers: Improve Your Paper-Grading Workflow! (2023)

Samantha Di Nardo
Nov 17, 2021