Avoid These 4 Business Gift-Giving Faux Pas

In the business world, gift-giving provides incredible intrinsic and financial rewards. But finding the perfect gift takes a considerable amount of thought -- even for those of us who develop gifting plans for a living.

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Here, a little imagination can pay off big-time: One of our clients was struggling to get in touch with the president of Target's electronics division, so we did some digging and discovered that he's a big University of Minnesota fan. We carved the lyrics of the school's fight song on a 50-inch slab of cherry wood and included a personalized note. The executive set up a call for t