Careers: Just the Job - Managing director, Buyagift.co.uk

Fancy a job where your working day could include buying shares in a racehorse, sky-diving, making your own movie or being a firefighter?

It certainly sounds more interesting than being an estate agent, the job Dan Mountain left during the dotcom boom to launch buyagift.co.uk.

The website offers a range of experiences that can be bought as gifts - and naturally Mountain has to check out all the experiences personally before agreeing to market them on his site. Next on his list of things to try is zorbing, where you roll down a hill in an inflatable ball.

Given the range of experiences on the site, we can only conclude that this action hero must have a feminine side too - it also offers courses in belly-dancing and creative floristry.

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