CEOs, CFOs, and other C-level executives agree: running a business successfully takes passion, smart planning, and deep business insight—plus a healthy dose of travel and stress. So what gifts would they appreciate the most? Below are some great gift ideas to help any C-level exec be more efficient, effective, and happy—and to make 2018 their most successful year yet.
1. An elegant smartwatch
Now they can run the business on the run in elegant style. C-levels will love these smartwatches that allow them to stay connected, access critical business data, and make swift decisions from anywhere— in the look of a beautiful and classic timepiece.
2. Artificial intelligence (AI)
AI is transforming the way the world is doing business. Imagine what it could do for your CFO! Solutions like Salesforce Einstein, which makes 475 million predictions per day, quickly and easily analyze massive amounts of data to deliver better, smarter, faster forecasts, customer insights, and key metrics across your business. To learn more download this new ebook.
We are officially in an everything-as-a-service economy! For the busy, fashion-conscious C-level, a clothing subscription service can make or break a busy travel week. Services like this one, act as a personal style consultation—and ships 10 items/month based on his/her input and they only keep what they love. Power fashion made easy.
4. Wine of the month
What makes an all-day board meeting defending your spend a bit more bearable? A 2009 Stony Hill Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley at the end of it. Your C-levels will definitely appreciate a monthly delivery of high-quality wines, curated by wine experts from around the world. You can find some great wine clubs here.
5. Virtual assistants
Alexa, what should I get my CEO for Christmas? For C-levels, you can’t go wrong with intelligent, voice-activated devices like Amazon Echo (Alexa) and Google Home that will keep your busy C-levels organized, efficient, and informed. Just ask, and these virtual assistants will tell you what time your next meeting is, start your music, lock your doors, adjust the thermostat, and so much more.
Even if you don’t make it in time for Christmas, these gifts are great year-round, and some worth considering for the 2018 budget!