When considering what the perfect gift would be to buy for someone, their job can be a great place to start. After all we spend a good deal of our waking lives either at work or thinking about it – so something that would help out there could make for a truly unforgettable gift. And you could choose a present based on profession for almost anyone – whether a teenager with their paper round or your father-in-law, who’s on the way to retirement.
If a friend or relative is just stepping into a trade, then you can give them a foot up by giving them a gift which will come in useful every day of their working lives. Alternatively, if you’re choosing a gift for a colleague then you can bond over a shared professional interest – exchanging tools and expertise in your niche, or perhaps just poking a little fun at your shared line of work. And there’s no doubt that something like this will be thoroughly appreciated. To make it easy to find the ideal present we’ve sorted gifts by profession, so you can narrow down the options by industry – and be well on the way to finding the perfect gift.