People Pick Bonus Over Holiday Office Parties
BIRMINGHAM - AL —
(CNN) Holiday office parties can be fun, but most employees would rather have some cash. That's according to an annual survey on the career site Glassdoor-dot-com. They polled more than two-thousand Americans will full-time jobs. 73-percent would rather ditch the holiday party and get a bonus instead. Five-percent want to socialize with colleagues.
Better get your best party outfit ready anyway. More than 80-percent of companies are planning a holiday party this year...according to a separate survey by an international outplacement and consulting firm. That's up from 68-percent of companies last year.