01 Nov AV Equipment For The Office Party – Work Hard, Play Hard
Office parties are fun events for any company and they can be enhanced considerably by the right audio equipment.
The Office Party – A Kind of Safety Mechanism
Office parties are necessary as they allow employees to let off steam. They provide a release after the stresses and pressures of working in an office environment. ‘All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy’ as the saying goes and there is truth in it. The office party is a kind of safety mechanism. It reminds people that there is more to life than work. But surely it is no different than going out with friends over the weekend, I hear you say. True but there is an important difference: everyone knows each other at an office party so there is no stress or ice to break. All in all, the office party is an important part of the culture of any company as it helps to keep employees healthy and satisfied.
Thank Your Employees
The office party is also a kind of reward for hard work. It is important for the company to reinforce high standards of performance and the office party is one of the ways to do this. It also helps to make employees feel valued and respected by the company. Organising a party with the right audio visual equipment is a good way of saying ‘thanks for the work. We appreciate it and we appreciate you.’
That Special Office Party Vibe
Of course, an office party is also a social event. As mentioned above, it is different from regular socialising as there is no ice to break. Everyone knows each other. This is one of the things that gives the office party that special vibe. It is a special occasion for all the employees. Many people become partners through office parties, leading often to marriage. Friendships are also struck up and cemented through the office party.
A Good PA System & A DJ
As far as audio visual equipment goes, you really only need one thing: music. Dancing is an important courtship ritual for any party but it is also just good fun. You get to laugh at your boss while he attempts to bust some moves on the dance floor. Music and alcohol are the essentials for any good party. They are mysterious in their workings but they have the same effect: enhancing social feelings. A good rental PA system and a DJ should take care of the musical side of things. A DJ is recommended over a programme of music as he/she can test the general mood and play up to it. Of course, a DJ can also take requests. Hearing your song been played after a few drinks is a joyful experience. A DJ is a good compromise between a live band and a programme of music. Hiring one is also a lot less expensive than hiring a band.
Organise The Office Party!
The office party is a special event in the calendar of any company. With the right music, it can be a joyful and memorable occasion. Above all, it helps to make people feel that they are part of something that is more than just about making money, that they are more than just a worker bee. All it takes is a DJ and music: alcohol will do the rest. So, show your employees they are valued and organise it! To find out what AV gear will best suit your office party needs give us a call now on +353 1 4133 892 or contact us online!