We’ve all been there, the office holiday party—boring, long, awkward, and attendance is usually required. Research backs up this sentiment, only 36 percent of employees describe their work holiday parties as fun, according to a recent survey from OfficeTeam. Which means two-thirds of us dread the end-of-year get together.
However, all office functions are a chance to interact with peers and management, as well as put your best foot forward. Keep these five dos and dont’s in mind when you attend your annual office holiday party this year.