Work parties: Yes or No?

We all remember the saying “ all work and no play can make Jack a very dull boy.” In large companies it is easy for employees to be so engrossed in their work that they find there is no time for play, or time to relax. While work is the number one priority for any business, making employees feel valued by celebrating personal as well as work achievements can play a big role in improving morale.

Work parties: Yes or No?

A good way of making sure employees feel valued is to create a “no-work” space in the office, such as a breakroom, where employees can meet to have a chat over a cup of coffee, or sit down and have lunch together. A good place to start in creating a breakroom is by sourcing a furniture supplier on websites such as luminablog.co.uk, which reviews online shopping companies for this like different UK business supplies brands.

The breakroom is a good space to host parties and celebrations such as birthdays, engagements, new babies, and any other milestones, be it work or personal. Celebrating these milestones has certain benefits, such as the following:

Recognition:

When you recognise an employee’s birthday or engagement it shows … Read More