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Holiday Gift Ideas
Corporate Holiday Gift Ideas Start
With a Possibilities List
by: Gregory A. Fort
ahead this year for your corporate clients and associates
Now is the time to prepare for this years corporate
holiday gift ideas. The holiday season is fast approaching
and you need to get your plan in order now. A possibilities
list is your rough draft of gift ideas for clients and
associates on your gift list. You need a separate possibilities
list for each person on your list.
Your local business associates and clients are the first
phase of planning, and are usually the easiest to work
on. You tend to see and associate with local clients more
frequently than those out of state or country. If you
kept good notes in your contact file, your selection will
A box of favorite cigars, a tin of imported beluga caviar
or a select bottle of spirits given personally at a holiday
party and can be easily planned ahead of time. Knowing
your clients background, likes, dislikes, etc. can go
a long way in purchasing a gift they know was shopped
specifically for them.
Tip: Always make a mental note of what your client ordered
at lunch or dinner. It should be listed on the receipt.
Jot it down in your contact manager. Likes spaghetti,
seafood, vodka, white wine, dislikes port wine, bourbon,
wild game, etc. Do the same for other categories such
as sports and travel. If you dont have this information
compiled yet, take some time now to sort through lunch
and dinner receipts, etc. to begin your possibilities
And here is what makes a perfect holiday business gift.
Uniqueness and personality which will show the client
that thought went into the selection. Isnt that
what gift giving is supposed to be about anyhow? You want
to make your business client or associate feel special.
Scotch or champagne for everyone does not work, as many
do not drink alcohol. Take the time now to form a possibilities
list for each person. It will make final selections much
What about clients and associates that are out of state
or those you dont have much personal information
about? In this case, you dont have personality to
work with but you can still purchase something unique
and special. A special gift that is gaining popularity
is a Maine lobster dinner that is delivered to the clients
door. The gift is unique and can be adjusted in size to
fit your budget. It is also very easy to send and can
be redeemed by the client for a special evening anytime.
Read further reviews on lobster gift delivery and other
unique foods at www.lobster-caviar-truffles.com.
As this holiday season draws near, remember to set aside
a little extra time to form a possibilities list for your
clients and associates. If you use the same thought process
you use when selecting gifts for your family, the uniqueness
and personality of your selection will show, and you will
be remembered for it.
About The Author
Enjoy freshly caught live Maine lobster for your next
special event. Send a special gift to friends, relatives,
employees or clients. Overnight delivery is available.
Add caviar or truffles to make the event spectacular.