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Santa Never Asked Me, But....

Charlie Carillo | Posted 12.22.2016 | New York
Charlie Carillo

Childhood ends the first time you sit on Santa's lap and see those wire earpieces connecting his beard to his head.

The Morning After Your Office Holiday Party Is The Worst Morning

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 12.15.2015 | Comedy

The morning after your office holiday party is a lot like awaking from a five-year coma. You're groggy, you don't remember much and you think, "Do I e...

What to Drink at the Office Party

Nicole Williams | Posted 12.08.2016 | Women
Nicole Williams

If your office party wasn't canceled due to budget cuts this year (tough luck), you'll have to face the inevitable decision of what to drink--or perhaps more importantly, what not to drink--at the company affair. Here, some clues for picking the right booze.

Wondering How To Exit A Stale Holiday Party Convo? Networking Pros Weigh In

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 12.08.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

It's officially December, which means it is the season for office holiday parties filled with opportunities to schmooze. But what happens when the con...

Ask the Etiquette Expert: Office Birthday Celebrations

Diane Gottsman | Posted 07.30.2016 | Business
Diane Gottsman

Depending on the size of your team, you could easily find yourself being offered a slice of birthday cake nearly every afternoon if your company doesn't have a policy in place.

Kitten Relives Drunken Office Party Through Cell Phone Pics

Leslie Goshko | Posted 02.22.2014 | Comedy
Leslie Goshko

Secret Santa was AWESOME this year! Tom said that the gift was actually the quilt his partner made, but I assured him it was the bag it came in. THIS PLASTIC BAG RULES! Just look at the way I can shove my face through the handle.

The One Thing To Remember At Your Office Holiday Party

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.12.2013 | Business

'Tis the season for office holiday parties. But when busting out the eggnog, beware of one thing: Office parties can actually alienate minority cowork...

19 Ways To Look Great At Your Next Holiday Party

Posted 12.18.2012 | Fifty

From your office holiday shindig to New Year's Eve, there are plenty of reasons to get gussied up and show off your party fashions in the coming weeks...

HO HO NO: Half Of Bosses Aren't Planning A Holiday Party

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 11.27.2012 | Small Business

Ready to deck the halls of your office and hang mistletoe in the break room? You may want to hold off. A new survey by staffing firm OfficeTeam fo...

Holiday Party Survival 101.

Meredith Fineman | Posted 02.14.2012 | Style
Meredith Fineman

This is great. You are dating a new guy, and you're going to finally introduce him to Watercooler Steve. Let's rewind. Is this such a good idea?

The No-Regrets Plan For Your Office Party

OWN | Posted 03.09.2015 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul Here's how to make a memorable impression (in a good way) at your holiday shindig. Even if you've never, ever been the kind of e...

How To Get Promoted At Your Office Holiday Party

ForbesWoman | Posted 12.06.2011 | Women

The invitations are out. The trimmings are up, and workers everywhere are starting to sweat. It's beginning to look a lot like the annual holiday part...

Forget Karaoke: 10 Keys to a Successful Office Party

Barry Moltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Barry Moltz

The annual office party is potentially the most dangerous night for your career whether you own the company or work in it. Here are a few simple do's and don'ts to have fun, but not sacrifice your career.

Surviving Office Holiday Parties: 5 Things You Need To Know

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Geoff Williams | Posted 08.04.2011 | Home

Ah, the office holiday party. That annual opportunity to kick back with co-workers, celebrate a year of accomplishments -- and make an absolute drunke...

Workplace Etiquette: Be Your Best at Work

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Treating your colleagues with respect can gain you a winning edge and create a win-win situation for everyone at the office. Here are some basic rules of etiquette in the office and at office parties.

What's The Party Line?

Liz Neumark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Liz Neumark

It is a strange new world. I have been through several recessions and nothing even comes close to the vibe we are feeling today.

When The Holidays are Painful

Laurie Nadel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Laurie Nadel

Our family joke goes like this: If someone doesn't have a flat tire, a serious illness, or a major argument, it's not a good holiday season.

Don't Be The Token Tart At Your Office Party

Michelle Madhok | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Michelle Madhok

Wearing an "inappropriate" outfit to the holiday party can be a career-limiting move. Suddenly, you've gone from capable and talented to... ahem... capable and talented.

The 8 Trickiest Holiday Situations

OWN | Posted 01.23.2014 | OWN

Rambunctious nephews ruining your furniture? Everyone keeps asking why you're not married? Your daughter's new boyfriend's a dud? Writer Jancee Dunn c...