The tradition of office Christmas parties becomes more and more popular. It’s great that before the big celebration at home with your relatives, you can have some fun with your colleagues. You can order some food and drinks and you will make a great office party. In addition, you can organise a secret Santa game. However, there are some rules, which you have to follow in order to behave appropriately in front of your associates. Check out our tips:
* Decide in advance what to wear. Ask your fellow workers about what they will wear, so you could match the tone with your outfit. You have also to find the balance between attractiveness and professional, serious clothing. If the party will be right after work, you don’t have to worry about what you will wear. You won’t have the time to change, so clearly working outfit will be appropriate for the case. Leave the window cleaners in your sweet home and enjoy a noisy office party, you’d love it!
* Arriving on time is essential. Remember, that this is an office party, not a discotheque. Arriving on time gives you the chance to say hello to everybody, and still quit the event early without looking rude in the eyes of your co-workers.
* Intercommunicate. It’s good to pay attention at all your colleagues, especially to your superiors, because this will put you in good stead. This Christmas party represents a wonderful opportunity to cement some important relationships. Involve topics outside of work such as cinema, hobbies, family, sports or pets. And last, but not least – practice listening; this is as important as chatting. You have noticed how your carpet cleaning specialists are listening to your requirements, right?
* Drink reasonably. Is it necessary to remind you that this is not a standard party with your friends, but a professional gathering? You will be observed, so be very careful and don’t overdo with alcohol. Eat first and then drink a little. Keep in mind, that the more drinks you accept, the more likely you are to do something that you’ll regret a lot later.
Have fun at the Christmas party in your office and prepare for snowy and magical Christmas Eve! We wish to receive the most magnificent gift ever.