How to Avoid Year-End Time-Wasting
CHICAGO (TheStreet) — It’s become a seasonal tradition: employees celebrating their post-Thanksgiving return to work by logging on and ordering holiday presents on “Cyber Monday.”
Expecting your workers to be productive over the next couple of weeks is a tall order. Unless you’re in retail, December tends to be a slow month, with workers counting down the days till vacation. As offices empty out, even owners find themselves browsing Amazon (Stock Quote: AMZN) wish lists rather than year-end paperwork.
But the last few weeks of the year don’t have to be a total loss. Here are five suggestions for making the most of the quiet time…