By Ryan Bridge
So your work Christmas party is coming up, or is it? It turns out there are not as many being organised this year, but if you are lucky enough to get one, you are more likely to be at a bowling alley than drinking over a BBQ.
A number of companies who organise end-of-year work functions say demand nationwide has been down this year.
Big corporates, who have had to lay off staff and have had cost-cutting in their sights, say throwing a big lavish Christmas bash is not a good look.
But what about the employees left behind and those who need to be respected and valued?
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