Ho ho ho and all that jazz....right? After all, the holidays come only once a year, so we are good to go for a lot of fun and frivolity....well, not quite that fast, friends. These days can be stressful at best and disastrous for others for reasons that extend far beyond the workplace. Financial circumstances, the re-emergence of family tensions as holiday gatherings are anticipated, the memories of previous holidays and the pain that may be associated with those memories all combine to create the potential for a difficult holiday season for some. Managing individual expectations and helping your teams to manage theirs is essential to your tool box for leading with light. We will share a few ideas to assist you to navigate through these weeks of tension and the eruptions that can result due to the happiness of the holiday season.