One-in-Five Workers Will Celebrate Thanksgiving With Coworkers, Finds New CareerBuilder Thanksgiving Survey
By Post Monday, November 23 2015 @ 02:37 PM EST
- Nearly a quarter of employees (22 percent) have to work on Thanksgiving, up from 16 percent last year
- Higher percentage of workers in Houston, Dallas and Miami spend the holiday with coworkers
CHICAGO – November 23, 2015 – While employees might joke about having a “work family” year-round, the expression is hitting close to home this week. One in five workers (20 percent) say they plan to celebrate Thanksgiving with coworkers either in or out of the office this year, on par with last year (19 percent). A new CareerBuilder Thanksgiving survey was conducted nationally online by Harris Poll from August 12 to September 2, 2015 and included more than 3,600 workers.