June is that time of the year where the whole office is in a rush. To beat the workload this month, you need the help of some successful employee engagement programs.
Here's a list of some of the great days in June, and how you can use these as an opportunity for your teams to Act As One.
3rd June - Thank God it’s Monday Day
Have a contest with your team on why they are happy that its Monday. What do they like about their jobs? And develop ways to beat the Monday blues.
3rd June - National Leave the Office Early Day
Let your folks leave a little early, even if it is by 30 minutes, they will appreciate it.
5th June - World Environment Day
Its a good day to take the team out for an outing or volunteering to the nature preserve. Encourage them to plant trees, and discuss about their commitment to the environment.
5th June - Hot Air Balloon Day
Fun competition ‘Which of our processes are full of hot air?’ A rather fun way to get your folks to talk about processes that are not working.
5th June - National Attitude Day
Have a peer recognition day to recognize a peer with the most positive attitude, pitch in a gift card as an award.
6th June - National Gardening Exercise Day
Start a team garden at your workplace as a team bonding exercise.
6th June - Hunger Awareness Day
Do a team outing to volunteer at a soup kitchen.
7th June - National Chocolate Ice-cream Day or Donut Day
Surprise your team with ice-cream/ donuts and thank them for a great job!
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13th June - National Random Acts of Light Day
Ask your employees to do a random act of light and share it with everyone.
16th June - Father’s Day
Encourage your employees to talk about their father and why he inspires them, or ask them to send them a token of love for their love and guidance.
18th June - Picnic Day
Take your teams on a picnic on this day.
20th June Ice-cream Soda Day
Treat your employees with a cool, frothy ice cream soda this summer!
20th June - Productivity Day
Give a challenge to your teams to come up with an idea to increase their productivity. The best idea wins a prize!
21st June - Take Your Dog to Work Day
Allow your employees to bring their dogs to work this Friday, and have some fun!
29th June - National Camera Day
Have your employees click pictures of each other on their commute, during lunch hours and randomly. The best photographer wins!
So that was our round-up of all the fun days in June. You can choose to do as many as you like, and engage your employees through the month. And even if you decided to do all of them, the Journyz platform lets you do that in simple ways.
Hope you have fun planning these days. And let us know in the comments below, how that goes.
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