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July Days to Celebrate

Each Day listed below, can be the spring board to a fun employee celebration. This is a great time for a picnic, Popsicles at work, or some patriotic music to “wake up” your first team meeting of July 4. (Are you thinking Chili? In many communities, Chili Cook Offs […]

JULY – Special MONTH Long Events

You’ve all read my lists of daily events. By now you have probably celebrated a few speical days in your group… but you can also celebrate MONTHLY events. Many organizations make a big occassion to promote their cause or interests. Here are some Month of JULY events:

Anti-boredom Month

Berries Month

National Baked Bean Month

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Training in a New City

ATD (a wonderful training firm) is based in Alexandria, VA. They recently sent an email, that showed a list of their classes & locations. Pretty standard stuff…. but they add a cool fact about each city.

GREAT IDEA! Way to get inspired!

After all, learning is about be curious first, then applying training and […]

JUNE is here!

What are you going to do for JUNE? The weather is nice. You could have a Team Walk or plan a picnic. These are great low cost events. Pot Lucks, Ice cream break time, and swapping chili and BBQ sauce recipes are all fun to do. June is National Safety Month!

I’ve added a few […]

June Month-Long Events to Celebrate

Our group is very dedicated to rescuing and helping feral cats that are abandoned in our area. It is a sad thing to see so many kittens and cats “dropped off” on the salt marsh area. The cats often starve or have more kittens. Our volunteers carefully trap and spay the cats and release the […]

Museum Day May 18- Plan an Event

May 18th is International Museum Day!!

Many companies support the arts in various ways. For companies that donate to museums team members are often given free admission to these museums. In some cases, one guest may enter free as well. This can be quite a savings! This is also an opportunity to have a team […]

San Francisco Asian Art Museum – Go Mingle!

These exhibits are running now!

This is a great place for a team gathering, something after work, absorb some culture, have a nice snack afterwards? The Tenderloin has many places to eat, or drink. With a little research you can find something that suits your group. Late Night at this museum is a great treat, […]

Reading Group… at work

This is a great way to have a “get to know you event”. We have a book reading club. We suggest books and pick just one, short books have a *bonus* (favored by the group), but we have picked such a variety of books in the last 2 years.

We find reviews that describe our […]

Social Media Pitfalls

Don’t throw your company in the MUD by using social media inappropriately.

Understand the hashtags you use AND their history! If something you post goes astray and is linked to unfavorable posts, make a sincere apology. If there are threats, ugly language or insults on a thread of posts, REMOVE THE POSTS. Don’t wait. Monitor […]

No Barriers Warriors – Walking in our Communities

Honor the Veterans among us. Walk with them, so they don’t walk alone. This year more than 200 veterans with disabilities will become No Barriers Warriors and embark on a life-changing experience that will improve their lives and change their perspective of what’s possible after returning home from their time in service. While you can’t […]