This is the time of the year many of us will be attending companies’ Christmas parties. You are expected to socialize and meet others within your company you may not have daily contact with. Many find it difficult to hold a conversation with someone you know little or nothing about.
I find this article to be interesting. But use caution of what subject to strike up a chat with who.
For example, don’t talk to the boss’ spouse about anything personal. Keep the conversation on a very general topic.