This story first appeared on PR Daily in June, 2015. Father’s Day is this weekend, and PR-savvy professionals know certain gifts are not only sure to please Dad, but will sharpen his image at the same time. Whether the dad in your life is the briefcase-toting, cufflink-wearing type or the kind who’s happiest covered in sawdust and paint spatters, here are some of our picks for thoughtful gifts that will help polish his persona:
The iRobot Roomba 880. Our tech-savvy crew is partial to smart technology gifts, and the newest version of this robotic vacuum cleaner fits the bill with the highest ratings for doing the best job overall. Robotic assistants are the “ultimate productivity hack,” according to the Harvard Business Review, so having this guy working hard around the house will make Dad look super smart and forward-thinking. Plus, his floors will be spotless.