Retirements mean emotional farewells, and farewells are meant to be made special and unforgettable. Retirements mark the culmination of a person’s career and a capping of his achievements in life. For the retiree, it’s time to cherish the moments spent all these years and to embrace every future moment. The gifts for the person retiring are symbolic show of love and appreciation and are meant to convey that they will always be remembered. Here are some exciting retirement gift ideas.
Gift for hobbies
A person retiring will have a lot of free time post-retirement. So you can gift something related to the person’s hobbies, which will not only be memorable but also be of help for the person. For instance, a retiree who loves to paint can be gifted a set of brushes and colors.
One can gift something that symbolizes the years of service the person has given to the organization. You can show how much you valued their time and efforts. So, you can gift a watch or any decorative piece with the number of years of service of the person.
Vacation is something many retirees prefer to go one post-retirement. So the colleagues of the person retiring can contribute and arrange for a vacation. It would certainly be a pleasing gesture.
Many about-to-retire persons make plans for extensive travel.Gift something which would be of use in their travel such as luggage bags, travel kits, books of interest, etc.
Spa & Rejuvenation
After all the tiring years of service, one deserves to rest and relax.You can gift a spa appointment which would be so relaxing for the retiree’s body as well as the mind. It is a very useful and creative gift to give.
A dash of humor
It is not necessary that farewells have to be sad. One can add humor to the farewell by gifting T-shirts or mugswith funny quotes printed on them. Or maybe organizing a fun activity. Of course, remember not to offend the person while engaging in funny things.
Give the person retiring a memorable and fun-filledsendoff from the workplace.