You have been appointed to organize the staff Christmas party with the help of a few others by your company management. Organizing a Christmas party is no easy task and organizing a staff Christmas party is even harder. Staff Christmas parties have a reputation for being very slow and boring so if you are planning to throw one, you should come up with some fun and interesting ideas that you can use instead of throwing a mediocre and boring Christmas party. The time of the good Christmas hampers and gifts is upon us so everyone should get excited and thrilled for all the festivities that is about to happen. Christmas ought to be enjoyed. If you want to organize a really amazing staff party where everybody will have a lot of fun, you need to cater to what your employees are asking for instead of organizing some games and snacks and calling it a night. Follow these tips that we have mentioned below. The tips mentioned will definitely help you organize a very fun and interesting staff Christmas party.
One of the main factors that will make or break the party are the activities that are organized. If the activities organized are not engaging and fun for the employees, they are likely to easily get bored and turn the other way. Best way to identify what the employees want is to ask them. Compile a list of exciting and interesting activities that you can organize and ask your employees which ones out of the list that they would like to participate in during the course of the party. Aside from getting the input of the employees, this also makes them feel included and helps to get them all excited and hyped up for the events that will occur on the day of the Christmas staff party. Secret santa could be one of the games where employees are given the name of another employee and is asked to buy corporate Christmas gifts for each other.
Unless it is a dinner party, do not opt for the option of ordering a three course menu and instead just go with the option of arranging some finger foods and snacks that can be munched on throughout the course of the event. Similarly to the snacks, order a few beverages that will complement the snacks and finger foods well. If booze is allowed, be sure to monitor and keep an eye on those who are drinking too much so that you can order a cab home for them at the end of the night.