Small business

Tips to solve your employees’ post-holiday blues

Whether you celebrate New Year’s Eve with a bottle of bubbly, or head to bed long before midnight, many of us experience a post-holiday hangover when January arrives. It’s not hard to see why: the holidays are over, work and school resume, and the jovial spirit of the season is replaced by the reality of a long, dark winter ahead. As the decorations come down, bills come due, and icy conditions show no sign of abating, it can be hard not to feel a little blue. Still, with projects piling up and important goals for the year ahead on the agenda, this is no time for small business owners to be worrying about their employees dealing with seasonal depression. Want to make sure your staff steers clear of a January funk? Here are some tips to help keep morale high......