Graduation season celebrates accomplishments and presents the promise of the future. Chances are you likely have graduation parties to attend throughout May and June for your own kids, relatives, friends, and other beloved students.
Naturally you’ll want to show the new grad in your life that you value his or her achievements with a gift. Graduation presents can be a bit tricky, though. Should you find something fun or stick with the educational theme? How about money or the ever popular gift card?
While all of these suggestions sound nice, you may want to put yourself in the recipient’s shoes for a moment. New grads often face a series of firsts i.e. challenges and adventures as they prepare for life outside the dorm or Mom & Dad’s house, such as moving into an apartment, getting an office job, or continuing higher education. Why not take your graduation gift as an opportunity to help him or her start out on the right foot with a unique present that will actually get used? We rounded up 6 great suggestions to make your early summer giving easier. Keep reading to find the perfect memorable gift for the grad in your life. [Read more…] about 6 Practical Gifts to Reward 2017 Graduates