Every now and then, a little brown-nosing can help you get ahead at work. Just the fact that you remembered your boss’s birthday is a big plus. However, if you want to step things up a notch, I’ve got you covered!
Since it’s not always easy to come up with a spur-of-the-moment birthday wish, I’ve decided to make a compilation of the best birthday wishes I could find.
And don’t worry, I’ve used pretty much all of them, so I can assure you that they work wonders!
27 Smart Birthday Wishes That Will Impress Your Boss
Inspirational Quotes and Birthday Wishes for Your Boss
#1. “Under the guidance of a strong general, there will never be weak soldiers.” ― Socrates
#2. “A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be”. — Rosalynn Carter
#3. “It was your guidance and encouragement that helped shape our careers. You are an awesome boss. Wishing you a very happy birthday.” ― Anonymous
#4. “People do not follow bosses, they follow leaders. You have so many followers as you are a great leader. Happy Birthday, I hope this message makes your day!” ― Anonymous
#5. “I am so privileged to have been given the opportunity to work under such a great and amazing leader like you, dear boss. I wish you the best in your endeavors as you celebrate this wonderful birthday and many more. Happy birthday.” ― Anonymous
#6. “Success in any work depends on dedication, honesty, and guidance. There is no doubt that we are successful today because of your greatest leadership. You always supported us in our work and also took our opinion. We are really happy to be able to share our working days with you. Have a wonderful birthday, boss!” ― Anonymous
#7. “Thank you for your amazing care, guidance, and support. We really don’t know what we’d do without a wonderful leader and boss like you. Continue to keep us in check. Happy birthday!” ― Anonymous
#8. “Today, we want you to know that you’ve always been an inspiration to us. We never saw a person like you who dedicates himself every day to professional life. I hope that you receive a lot of love and affection and surprises to make an unforgettable memory. Happy birthday!” ― Anonymous
#9. “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” ―William Arthur Ward
#10. “The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.” ― Ronald Reagan
Funny Birthday Wishes for Your Boss
#11. “Although you might yell and scream when things get tough, we all know the most important side of you comes out when we are all together at the bar enjoying a drink; that’s the real you, and the side we all love. Happy Birthday.” ― Anonymous
#12. “Happy Birthday! From your favorite, most reliable, and most loyal employee!” ― Anonymous
#13. “The greatest employee ever is wishing the greatest boss ever the greatest birthday of all. May God bless you with all the joy and happiness and everything in life except shouting! Happy Birthday!” ― Anonymous
#14. “Because it is your Birthday today, we won’t behave as annoying subordinates. Wishing you a stress-free birthday, dear boss!” ― Anonymous
#15. “A boss is someone who never gets tired of giving you orders. Happy birthday to one such guy!” ― Anonymous
#16. “We, of course, wish you a long, satisfying, successful career. But that’s not all! We also wish you a life filled with joy. It’s only fair – you’ve made ours so great! Happy birthday, boss!” ― Anonymous
#17. “You teach me a lot of important things at work on a daily basis, but on this day, it is my turn to teach you how to party hard. Happy birthday.” ― Anonymous
#18. “Happy Birthday to the best boss in the whole wide world! You’re not just a year older, but a year better! Have a great day and a great year ahead.” ― Anonymous
Heartfelt Birthday Wishes for Your Boss
#19. “Bosses come and bosses go. A great boss influences us forever. Thanks for being that leader. Happy birthday!” ― Anonymous
#20. “May you have a wonderful birthday, boss! We really think that you are the best leader in the world, a wonderful mentor, and a great friend.” ― Anonymous
# 21. “You are not just a boss, but a good friend and guide. Happy birthday” ― Anonymous
#22. “As our boss, you have been our guidance every step of the way. So in return, we are wishing you happiness and good health on this special day of yours! Happy birthday!” ― Anonymous
#23. ”I am really proud to be part of your team. Having a boss like you is such an inspiration for me to keep going. Happy birthday!” ― Anonymous
#24. “There is nothing better than knowing that I never have to lose even a single minute of sleep on a Sunday night because Monday is just around the corner. Thanks for making work fun, boss. Happy birthday! ― Anonymous
#25. “Dear Boss, wishing you many years of happiness. May you achieve further success in life. Happy birthday!” ― Anonymous
#26. “Thanks for working so hard to bring the best out of us. Wishing you a very happy birthday, dear boss.” ― Anonymous
#27. “You are the kind of boss, I always wanted to have in my career. You are a motivator, educator and coach. Happy birthday, boss!” ― Anonymous
When done right, brown-nosing can help you get ahead of the competition. Just be careful not to overdo it!
If your boss’s birthday is coming up soon, and you’re in a hurry to find some fantastic birthday wishes, here are a few examples that will bring a smile to his or her face!