Christmas at work statistics
The Chartered Management Institute has polled more than 1,200 managers in the UK about Christmas at work.The results make interesting reading.
70% of managers will be doing some work over Christmas, 46% on a daily basis
60% of managers think that the Christmas party is a great way of recognising hard work
57% of managers think that Christmas parties are good for engaging staff
42% say that many of their employees don’t actually attend the Christmas party
30% of organisations don’t contribute financially to the Christmas festivities but where they do the average spend is £35 per employee
17% of managers think that the risks of poor behaviour outweigh the benefits of a Christmas party
Metis HR says: "If you are holding a Christmas party check out our guidance on how to make sure Christmas at work is a positive experience."