She suggests that celebrating these shameful sartorial choices in an ugly sweater party can bring an office together better than any team-building event.
In my book, that thinking is pure gold. Because what's a better shared bond than humor? And the snickering that your team can do when presented with a cornucopia of tackiness would indeed be jolly.
To borrow from MasterCard's marketing genius:
Purchase of ugly sweater of your own: $40
Food and drink for your team: $100
An unmatched holiday team-bonding experience: priceless.