I suggested that they could pull two names out of a hat, and free sunday coupons when they think they have won, say "sorry, it's not going to be that easy, you have to name this tune to actually claim your prize" they liked that idea.
We'll give teams of four lists of things around town to take pictures of, such as themselves in the back of a police car.
Book a Christmas Murder Mystery event at a local venue, such as on the train.
Start a timer, and then pass a pair of dice around the circle, having each person roll for a six.Compensating employees with salaries, bonuses and benefits is very important but sometimes companies miss the connection between the businesss success and the employees feeling of contributing to that success.Give a Little, Get a Little.Whether you are stocking up on decorations for the company's Christmas party yourself or simply need to get supplies for the activities you have planned, you can work within your holiday budget.The global marketing and technology agency, DigitasLBi offers employees the chance to give back, and get a little something for themselves, too.What about gift certificates from Mc Donalds, video shop, Dollar store or make a small basket of beauty/health supplies (men: sample or travel size razor blades, after shave, foot powder - ladies: hand cream, nail files, bubble bath, all travel size) or a plant.There is almost no limit to the amount of fun guests have when taking silly pictures in a photo booth.
Even if you treat everyone to a nice dinner at a steakhouse, allowing everyone to eat and run almost guarantees buzz at work the next day, and does not encourage attendance at next year's event.
It is also wise to book earlier in the year to secure the space.
Rather than blowing budgets on traditional holiday parties, theyre sponsoring shopping sprees and cruises to celebrate the end of the year.Employees take part as suspects, witnesses, and victims, creating a sense of camaraderie and great fun.Yes, gift certificates are always a great prize and very welcome.Turning a traditional dinner and dancing into a skating, disc golf, or bowling party gets everyone out to have fun, and changing the guest list to invite families tends to ensure more people attend, as they do not have to hire a babysitter or leave.The winner, as determined by number of votes received from other staff members, gets to select a gift valued around 100 to donate to those in need through the World Vision online catalogue.