Fight for Your Right to Party
- Planning a Party? // BusinessWest;Oct2000, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p56
Reports on advice on how to plan a corporate party. Trend in businesses treating their employees to a night out; Increase in the bookings at banquet facilities; Popularity of small-group parties.
- Corporate Christmas fare with a homemade flavour. // Human Resources (09648380);Nov2009, p62
The article offers information regarding the Venturi's Table homemade Christmas party in Great Britain. It notes that the party allows the staff to learn how to create edible Christmas gifts and cook three-course Italian meal. It mentions that the rate starts at 135 pounds per person and...
- Pay to play. Stables, Kate // Sight & Sound;Feb2002, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p5
Comments on the cost of subscribing to Webfilms. Price range of subscriptions to Webfilms; Percentage of office workers who admitted to regular surfing in search of entertainment during office hours according to Greenfield Online; Number of subscribers of the site Romp.com.
- What sports do employees play? Pasternak, Ceel // HR Magazine;
States concerns about fantasy sport leagues or rotisserie leagues in the workplace. Company time spent on sending electronic mails about the game instead of working.
- Moscow Ballet partners with employers. Duff, Susanna // Employee Benefit News;Sep99, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p60
Reports on the plan of the Moscow Ballet of Russia to partner with employers in the United States (US) to encourage their employees to attend ballet performances by the group in the US. Ticket discounts given; Other incentives offered to employers.
- Return of a corporate tradition. Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business;5/27/96, Vol. 19 Issue 22, pSR1
Reports on the renewed popularity of company picnics in Chicago, Illinois. Operation of the picnics by professional meeting planners; Appeal of picnics to baby boomers; Picnics as ideal places for building trust and relationships; Better employee attendance at picnics; Price as an immediate...
- Need a break? These days, take one if you can get it. // Crain's Chicago Business;04/23/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 17, p10
Reflects on the mandatory four-week vacation implemented by companies in the United states. Reaction of professionals to the vacation; Views on the resistance of some professionals to such a vacation.
- Tips for a Successful Vacation. Messmer, Max // National Public Accountant;Jul2002, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p12
Provides vacation tips for professional employees.
- Stealing a look. // Westchester County Business Journal;06/11/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 24
Cites a poll by Maritz Marketing Research showing the percentage of employees in the United States that have faked an illness with their employers to watch a sports game. Percentage of employees that prefer baseball, football, basketball and hockey; How employers are lucky that professional...