“I want to adopt a more low-key approach to the holidays, is there a polite way to tell friends and family?”
Say you’re taking a break from the excess to celebrate the season, and create a gift-giving plan that suits you. You can’t control what others choose to do, but you can feel good about starting a less-is-more trend. These are the tips you need to cut back on holiday gifts without seeming “grinchy”!
Times are tough. Do I have to give my boss and coworkers a holiday present?
No, but remember: Times will get a lot tougher without that job. Why risk losing your luster? Show your gratitude at holiday time with a small gesture—cookies, a card, or an ornament. Learn some simple tips for navigating the office holiday party.