’Tis the time for Secret Santa surprises and the call of colourfully wrapped boxes from under a tinsel-laden Christmas tree. It is in effect as magical as it all sounds — when you have reached that stage, that is; when you have ticked off all the people you needed to get gifts for.
Up until that time, things can be stressful. You are shopping round the clock, a multitude of thoughts running through your mind—Will my gift be appreciated? Did I get the right gifts for the right people?
Is it important to be known for your gifting abilities? Perhaps not. But we do live in a world in which gifting is a form of self-expression and show of affection and appreciation. Especially during the festive season, when having a whole list of people to buy for and a plethora of options, being spoilt for choice is less a cliché and more a reality, it may make sense to stay on top of the situation.
Here are some quick hacks which can help you master the art of gifting.