How to Make a Retirement Party Speech

As a longtime coworker and friend, you probably have to lot to say about your colleague’s retirement. In addition to picture frames and other personalized gifts in San Jose and Santa Clara, a speech can show your fondness and appreciation for the time you’ve spent together. Watch this video and learn how to make a retirement party speech.

A retirement party gives a retiring individual one last hoorah to celebrate his or her career. Whether you have been selected to give a speech or you volunteered, remember to keep it light and fun while still saying what you feel should be said. Try not to overthink your speech. If you were good friends with the person who is retiring, talk about memories you’ve had together and how the person has inspired you to be better at your job. Then you can call for a toast at the end of your speech.