Year-end holiday parties are the perfect opportunity to celebrate your company’s achievements over the past 12 months and toast to a prosperous new year! At the center of this grand celebration are the people that you want to feel most appreciated – your employees. Having been permitted to head home a little early to get ready, employees from the mailroom to the c-suite converge on a hotel ballroom or perhaps, a smaller rented space, decked out in holiday wares to enjoy the company of one another, network, win a few prizes, and eat delicious food.
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Fever, chills, and massive headaches are the hallmark of one of the most dreaded viruses to hit the company breakroom. Influenza – commonly referred to as the seasonal flu – wreaks havoc on companies during the fall and winter months as coughing, sneezing, and runny noses spread germs from cubicle to cubicle, taking employees out one by one. According to the CDC, U.S. employees miss approximately 17 million workdays due to flu at an estimated $7 billion a year in sick days and lost productivity.
But companies do have a line of defense. Basic hygiene and proper infection control measures are […]