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Ways to motivate your employees

Ten Brilliant Ways To Motivate Employees

By seomanager | 18th February 2019

Employee motivation is a very important aspect to consider for your workplace. While it may seem things are ticking away smoothly, if employees are feeling unmotivated they will go through the motions but not put anything particularly special forward. It can be frustrating particularly when you know how amazing an employee can be, but they […]

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An Experts Guide To Planning Your Christmas Work Do

By Josh | 17th August 2018

We know what you’re thinking. It’s August, Autumn hasn’t even hit yet and I’m in the middle of the Summer rush, why would I even to begin to think (or have the time for that matter!) to plan a Christmas party for my employees? The weather may not yet have plummeted, but now is the […]

Festive Bake

Office Christmas Bakes

By Josh | 3rd August 2018

The days are definitely getting cooler, the John Lewis advert is on telly, and the phones are ringing off the hook here at Office Christmas. Aside from crawling under our duvets and hibernating until Easter, there’s no way to deny it; Christmas is here. We’ve put together a few Christmas bake ideas to help you […]

Christmas Cocktails

Christmas Cocktail Recipes

By Josh | 20th July 2018

Get into the Christmas ‘spirit’ with a delicious Christmas cocktail. Here are some of the Office Christmas team’s favourite Christmas cocktail recipes, one for each day of Christmas! We hope you enjoy tasting these delicious Christmas beverages. If you have a go at making any yourself we’d love to hear how you do. Send us […]

Laughing Cracker Jokes

Christmas Cracker Jokes

By Josh | 6th July 2018

We all love a good Christmas cracker joke, however corny. Here are a few of the Office Christmas team’s favourites. Email your Christmas cracker joke to us and we’ll post it here!   What do reindeer hang on their Christmas trees? …Horn-aments!   What did Cinderella say when the chemist lost her photographs? Someday my prints […]

Dress Code Dilemmas

By Josh | 22nd June 2018

You’ve booked and organised your Christmas party and now all you have left to do is decide what to wear. One small problem… you have a dress code but you’re not entirely sure what it means. In true fashionista style, here is the Office Christmas guide to dress codes. If you have any questions please […]

Fancy Dress Christmas Parties

By Josh | 8th June 2018

Companies looking to use their Christmas parties as an ice-breaker event often ask the Office Christmas team for advice on how to break down barriers within a company.  Mixing departments in the seating arrangements is one way to do this, though it can make the atmosphere a little more subdued than usual as guests are […]

Four Ways To Get Your Office Ready For Your Christmas Party

By Josh | 25th May 2018

So you’ve organised a fabulous Christmas party for your team; congratulations! Now it’s time to get everyone in the festive spirit, stretching the season out for as long as possible in the run up to the big event. To help, here are our top four tips for getting everyone prepared and excited for your Christmas […]

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Herding Cats: Christmas Party Crowd Control

By Josh | 11th May 2018

If you’ve volunteered for the task of organising your work’s Christmas do for the first time, we know that trying to coordinate a large group of people to enjoy themselves, some of whom you may not know, can be daunting. However, there are some simple steps to take to ensure a pleasant evening for everyone […]

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How Much Is Enough For The Christmas Party Budget?

By Josh | 27th April 2018

Setting a budget for the Christmas party is a juggling act of quality and value whilst making the right impression to your staff. How much you spend will be entirely relevant to your particular business, but there are certain criteria that a party should deliver at various price points to ensure you’re getting good value […]