Mentors can make such a difference in both your work and personal life. They can challenge your thinking, point out your blind spots, or simply give you the support you need when things are tough.
If you have a wonderful mentor, you may be thinking about getting him or her a gift to show your gratitude. Gifts for mentors are a wonderful idea, but should be relatively small and accompanied by a meaningful note. Keep reading for some excellent gift ideas.
5 Flawless Gifts for Mentors
Succulents can brighten up any office, are easy to keep alive, and even help clean the air. It’s hard to go wrong with a succulent gift, and Lulu’s garden (pictured) allows you to customize your gift by selecting the succulents. They come in a beautiful planter box that is sure to please your mentor.
Nearly everyone loves chocolates, and when they come as beautifully packaged as these, they’re hard to resist. Go with a colorful box of gourmet chocolates or a luxury box of Lindt’s swiss luxury selection.
3. Unique or monagrammed coasters
4. A coffee mug
5. Personalized notebook and pen
Can you tell I love a personalized gift? Well, your mentor likely will enjoy one as well. Try this color-block notebook (available in so many fun colors) with your mentor’s name on the cover. Find a set of pens that compliment the notebook – I like this metalic click pen duo from Erin Condren.
There are so many great mentor gifts, and you know your mentor best. But really, it’s more about the thoughtfulness and the gratitude you show more than it is about the gift.
Writing your mentor a heartfelt thank you that mentions specific ways they have improved your life will mean everything!
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