11 + 1 Holiday Gift Ideas for Entrepreneurs
Struggling to find that perfect gift for the hard-to-shop for Entrepreneur? Looking for something practical yet fun? Something that is not too hard on the wallet?
No worries, we have gathered a few gift ideas that are sure to be a hit for with your favourite entrepreneur!
Rocketbook Erasable Notebook
In an increasingly paperless world, it has become more and more difficult for those who want to actually write things.
With this notebook, you can write notes, take a photo, send that photo (or pdf etc.) to your favorite digital platforms and then magically erase them to start all over again … and again!
Perfect for real estate agents, coaches, designers, artists etc.
Check it out: Rocket Everlast on Amazon
Blue Yeti Microphone
We use this microphone for our podcast, client calls, webinars – pretty much everything.
If you (or your entrepreneur loved one) podcasts, host web events, games a little, or records their own music, this Yeti will provide you with studio-quality sound for a wallet-friendly price!
Check it out: Blue Yeti Microphone on Amazon
Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920
If your entrepreneur records video for online courses, conducts webinars, or does video calls with clients, this is the perfect gift for them.
This webcam is specifically designed for professional quality video streaming online in HD 1080p video format. Both built-in mics will capture their voice in rich stereo audio.
A personal favorite of the 4 Chicks!
Check it out: Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920 on Amazon
Anker PowerCore 10000 Power Bank
On the go entrepreneurs never seem to have enough power!
The Anker PowerCore is one of the smallest, lightest and fastest charging external batteries out there.
This portable power bank is perfect for the busy entrepreneur.
Check it out: Anker PowerCore on Amazon
Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Headphones
A popular item for travellers, these are perfect for listening to music or your favorite podcast. Extra bonus – they are (Amazon) Alexa enabled!
Check it out: Bose QuietComfort 35 on Amazon
John’s Crazy Socks
Happiness Through Socks!
Their tag line says it all. If you have to wear socks, then have them make a statement – reflect your personality – or your business’ personality.
Check it out: https://johnscrazysocks.com/
A Great Book
Whether you are into audiobooks, Kindle books, or rock your reading the traditional route, don’t overlook the importance of gifting a great book. If you’re a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting out, there’s always something new to learn. Here are some of our favorites:
‘The Achievement Habit’ by Dr. Bernard Roth
The Co-founder of Design Thinking, Dr. Bernie Roth’s central question in this book is: Are you solving the right problem? Too often we as entrepreneurs jump into a product/service idea either because it is exciting or we have some expertise around it.
Check it out: on Amazon
‘Influence’ by Robert Cialdini
Written in the 1980s, it has sold millions of copies and translated into 20+ languages. The reason? For its timeless message of how to influence people. Robert Cialdini started his study with a simple but powerful question: What makes people say Yes to something?
Check it out: on Amazon
‘The Hard Thing About Hard Things’ by Ben Horowitz
Endorsed by Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Page and Peter Thiel!
What makes this book outstanding is that Ben starts by saying that there is no formula for success. But, there are lessons to be learned from others failures and hardships. Why? Because as an entrepreneur, you know how life can be difficult when you are faced with problems.
Check it out: on Amazon
Calm Meditation App
Science has shown us the benefits of regular meditation – stress reduction, enhances self-awareness, increases attention span etc. Whether you are a new or seasoned entrepreneur, even one of these benefits can provide a huge business boost.
The Calm app we mention here is free to download with options to upgrade to a paid plan for access to more meditations. It offers guided meditations AND tracks your daily progress, so if you’re Type A like us, you’ll love the reporting features.
Check it out: https://www.calm.com/
Every business owner needs a headshot – for use on their website, social media profiles, business cards, and the dust jacket of their Amazon Best Seller!
Give the gift of a session with a photographer. Encourage your gift-ee to pick a few different business and casual outfits and select a few different venues that reflect their business. Maybe it is an outdoor or office setting, a coffee shop, art gallery or even your local library.
Yes, it’s a cliche, but yes, most entrepreneurs l-o-v-e their coffee!
An ideal stocking stuffer is a gift card to your entrepreneur’s favorite coffee spot to keep them buzzing all day long.
Did you know you can buy gift cards for many of your favorite restaurants and stores on Amazon? (They’ve really thought of everything, haven’t they?!)
Amazon Gift Card
Still can’t decide? Let the entrepreneur treat themselves when they want!
Check it out: Amazon $50 Gift Card in Box