Editor’s Note: The holiday season is here, and TLNT will celebrate with some classic holiday posts from the past. Look for them over the next two weeks.
I’ve seen many a workplace holiday season come and go, and with another one upon us, I wonder: Why does writing this make me feel like Scrooge lecturing Bob Cratchit?
Here’s the deal: I have worked in offices where some of the staff really got into holiday planning and making sure that everyone was involved in the festivities. Nothing wrong with that, of course, but a problem that crops up during the holiday season time and time again is that all that holiday fun can get in the way of getting actual work done.
And like it or not, sometimes work has to still get done, holiday season or no. Read more…