Companies trim holiday parties, bonuses By Stephanie Armour, USA TODAY

The holiday party punch will be flat this year, and so will a lot of paychecks as employers hold the line or cut back on year-end bonuses and holiday parties.
Even companies throwing parties are doing more subdued affairs. About 85% of companies will host a holiday party this year, according to a survey …


Preparing for Subprime Holiday Parties December 3, 2007, 12:08 pm

After a year of layoffs and write-downs, it may be hard to summon much holiday cheer on Wall Street.
Investment Dealers’ Digest this week reports what many had already assumed: Many firms are scaling back their holiday parties, or cancelling them altogether. Jessica Papini of the Digest cites a recent survey …