Take Your Office Christmas Party From the Lame to the Ace
No one really wants to go to an office Christmas party, but often people just turn up out of the weird sense of social obligation. There is no whole lot of entertainment because people fear what their colleagues will think about them. The following tips can be followed to ensure that your upcoming office Christmas party is the best at all costs so that you can have fun at the party and keep wishing for more.
Set the right and convenient date that most of the colleagues at work are comfortable with. If especially you know that your work is going to be involving during December, you can decide on skipping this month altogether. You can hold a Christmas party at any month say January if you are extremely busy during December. For the colleagues, at least it means that they will be in a position to relax rather than worrying about how busy they may be while they are at the party if you set the date to be the next month.
It is vital that you find a venue in advance. It really is worth looking for a venue for the party to rent Out. Book a table at a local restaurant if you wish to treat the employees for lunch.
You will obviously need something to keep the party entertaining all night. You can also be able to get some lasers and also other cool accessories that will create some sure awesome lighting effects at the party.
Adding a theme will also be a nice thing to do for your party. Lots of people all over love fancy dresses as it gives them the opportunity show off their creative side. You should, however, ensure that you are clear that everyone at the party should wear what they feel comfortable in. At the party, if you do choose a fancy dress code it is important that you do not forget to take a camera
Food should be well budgeted for. You can decide to simply put on a buffet for all the guests to help themselves to some having whatever they prefer. If they do not include meals, and you could always use a catering company. If you consider the cheap options of preparing dishes yourself, you will also have a great choice of dishes and snacks at the party, without having to spend too long in the kitchen.
Taking to different people in the organization who work at different departments in the organization can be hard. The office Christmas party is the perfect opportunity to change all that as you can also encourage everyone to be together and mingle. You might want to come up with a seating kind of a plan and purposely may be sitting people from different units next to each other.
Lastly, have a competition.