CELEBRATE!: Holiday parties are not what they used to be. . . .

In the film classic, Desk Set, starring Katherine Hepburn and Spencer Tracey, the Christmas office party is the catalyst for two shy, admiring characters to let down their inhibitions. Beneath a backdrop of fraternizing and excessive drinking, they finally declare their love for each other. The rest is movie history.

The film's portrayal of the company Christmas party is also history. Today's version is less excessive and more inclusive. It's an occasion for celebration and recognitio

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