Changes in Corporate Holiday Parties May Help Save Money … and Careers

About 85% of employers plan to have an employee year end party, but 15% say that inappropriate employee behavior at holiday parties in the past has impacted an individual’s career growth in the company. This, according to findings from the 2007 Battalia Winston Annual Survey of Corporate Holiday Celebrations. …


More or fewer party hats this holiday season?

Are worries about the U.S. economy spreading to party planners? …

…A survey of 104 U.S. businesses found that 85 per cent will conduct a holiday celebration. That figure, however, was down 9 per cent from a year earlier, representing the third-lowest percentage of companies partying in the 19 years of the …


MARKET MOVERS Holiday Party Datapoint of the Day

Battalia Winston runs its annual survey:

85 percent of businesses will be conducting some type of holiday celebration this year, a nine percent decrease from 2006… In addition, while a majority (54%) of parties will be evening events and 70 percent of companies will be serving alcohol, these findings represent a 20 percent …


More Companies Leaving Cork In Champagne

A growing number of companies will be holiday party poopers this year. Eighty-five percent of businesses will hold a holiday celebration this year, down 9 percent from 2006, according to Battalia Winston’s annual survey. This represents the third-lowest percentage of companies conducting parties in the 19 years of the survey, the executive recruitment firm said.


Money in the Morning By GEORGE CHAMBERLIN Daily Transcript Executive Editor

Fewer companies will be sponsoring a holiday party this year. According to the annual survey from Battalia Winston, 85 percent of businesses will be conducting some type of holiday celebration this year, down 9 percent from last year. Only 70 percent of those throwing a party plan to bring alcohol …


Nonprofit groups pay competitive salaries By Andrea Kay

As people become more disillusioned with corporate America, they look to nonprofit America for hope.
But does it allow you to make a decent living? Most people don’t think so. But that’s not necessarily the case…