The Holiday Bonus: Unexpected But Appreciated

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By Debra Auerbach, The Work Buzz


Now that Thanksgiving has passed, the countdown to the December holidays has officially begun. Holiday planning has kicked into full gear, as revelers dust off last year's decorations, sort through recipes for the big feast and brainstorm gifts for those hard-to-please family members.

At the office, the winter holidays are on workers' minds as well but often for reasons other than tinsel and eggnog. 'Tis the season for company bonuses, but these days employees aren't holding their breath for that big reward.