Sometimes you have complicated feelings to express and the only thing you can think of to convey said feelings is a hamster dressed as a lumberjack. Go with your gut.
When you turn your monthly report in to the big boss, don't you think it would be better appreciated with a little whimsy thrown in?
Put a little spin on your holiday cards this year. Forget about red and green and go for the artsy spirit!
What message are you trying to send? Just tell the sock monkeys and they'll take care of it for you.