Managing your Company's Christmas Celebrations

Posted in : Seamus Says - Employment Law Discussion on 11 December 2023
Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors
Issues covered: Christine Parties, Social Media

Christine:  So, Seamus, what about Christmas parties? It is the season for HR to have breakdowns, I think, isn't it? Everyone else is enjoying themselves and HR are just wondering, "What on earth is going to happen, and what will I have to deal with in the morning?" So, how can they start to lay the groundwork for a memorable, in a good way, Christmas party?

Seamus:  Well, I suppose we've hit 1 December and we're in full swing with all of that now.

I was having a coffee with a client of mine who's an HR adviser last week, and they were saying that their concern was that usually coming up to the Christmas party, you know the typical personalities to watch out for at the party.

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This article is correct at 11/12/2023

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Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors

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