Treating your hard-working team will boost morale, and most likely boost productivity and job satisfaction too! Here are some tips to spoil your staff with dinner out: CHOOSING THE RESTAURANT Choosing the restaurant is key to a successful staff dinner. Choose somewhere with a wide range of cuisine choices to suit all tastes Call ahead to make sure they have plenty of room for your group Make sure they are used to hosting large groups so they don’t get annoyed if the night turns out to be noisy or rowdy Organize with the restaurant a set menu or simplified ordering and payment plan to minimize hassle on the night Ask the restaurant if they can provide starter platters when the group first arrives SURPRISE THEM!
This will incite lots of excitement and speculation When you pick the night, send out a “save the date” email with some vague details regarding what to expect Let them know that this is an outside-work-hours event to express your gratitude for their hard work PARTNERS? Whether or not to invite partners is a big question