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    We got a Christmas party with partners and most staff get a Christmas bonus of up to $500 (depending on tenure) but because I get a performance bonus, I don't get a Christmas bonus which is fair enough. My manager and I always exchange gifts, she forgot my gift on the last day but told me its a Myer voucher so I'll get it tomorrow when I return after my annual leave.

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    Nothing, and the GM cancelled the customary Xmas party. Instead we got a crappy 1/2 hour morning tea where the food ran out after 10 min, and he gave a speech about how much money we're losing. (Meanwhile, we can't figure out how we're in the red by so much- have to wonder if there is some dodgy corporate cost-shifting going on.) Either way, it was not conducive to a merry atmosphere!

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    DH is permanent part time. He got nada. Been with the company 5 years this month, never got anything for xmas. It annoys me as the parent company is huge and making big money.

    Stingy jerks

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    For those that did not receive a gift, are you employed full time and have you been with the company very long?
    Was full time prior to mat leave now part time. This is my 8th year there. They did get ds a small gift so technically i did get something

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    My work does a big company wide drinks. Free booze and canapés. Always best to leave by 5 before things get messy lol! On Mat leave so didn't go this time. Will go next time though!

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    I work for the government, we got nothing lol

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    Employed fulltime but on maternity leave was told id be given details of Christmas party and none could even be bothered to contact me about it despite them knowing I wanted to go

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    I work for a fairly large national company but there are under 15 of us in my state so our state bosses took us & partners for a night away including dinner, drinks & breakfast it was amazing!
    The year before we had a end of year dinner at a nice restaurant & they let us pick out of a turkey, ham or beer as a gift as well

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    in November my employer took us all to brisbane for the weekend, and gave us gorgeous oroton handbags (thanks @bubhub - so awesome )

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