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What You Need to Know Now About Giving Gifts at Work

What You Need to Know Now About Giving Gifts at Work

Whether it’s a luxury holiday gift, a birthday present, an anniversary or wedding gift, or even a “just because” everyday present, the etiquette rules of gift giving are difficult to master. But no worries. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy, trained anthropologist and savvy gift-giver, breaks it all down for us in our ongoing series, luxury lessons: the gift giving etiquette we all need to know. Wondering about the etiquette of gift giving in a business setting? Here’s how to give the best holiday business gift at work to clients, employees and even the boss.

Luxury Lessons: The Surprising Truth about Gift Giving

Luxury Lessons: The Surprising Truth about Gift Giving

Whether it’s a holiday gift, a birthday present, an anniversary or wedding gift, or even a “just because” everyday present, learning how to give the perfect gift is hard. Why? Because many of the myths about gift giving turn out to be false – and the truths are somewhat elusive. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy, trained anthropologist and savvy gift-giver, breaks it all down for us in our series of luxury lessons: the surprising truth about gift giving. Here’s what you need to know about the psychology of luxury gift giving this holiday.

Luxury Lessons: Gift Giving Etiquette You Need to Know

Luxury Lessons: Gift Giving Etiquette You Need to Know

Whether it’s a luxury holiday gift, a birthday present, an anniversary or wedding gift, or even a “just because” everyday present, the etiquette rules of gift giving are difficult to master. But no worries. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy, trained anthropologist and savvy gift-giver, breaks it all down for us in our ongoing series, luxury lessons: the gift giving etiquette you need to know. Here are some of the tough questions about giving gifts, asked and answered – and do’s and don’ts to keep in mind, especially this year.

The best luxury Thanksgiving gifts for hosts

The Best Luxury Gift This Year for Your Thanksgiving Hosts

If you’re fortunate enough to be spending Thanksgiving at someone’s home this year – and not at your own – then it’s imperative that you show up on the big day with a wonderful host or hostess gift. Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated our luxury gift guide filled with ideas for what to bring as the best gifts for your Thanksgiving hosts this year. Arrive with one of these as a host or hostess gift, and they’ll be thankful to see you again next year!