Monthly Archives: May 2011

Free Beanie Cap Contest: Seriously, who most needs a Recess in your office?

With Recess At Work Day just one month away, we’re having a contest! And we’re giving away a free Recess At Work Beanie! So here’s how the contest works………. Every office has one; that one person who seriously needs to lighten up; the one who walks around uptight all the time; hardly smiles; takes things way too […]

I suggest a Recess to generate new ideas. He suggests an Excursion.

Today’s blog post is from my friend Russ Schoen – a master in creativity. I met Russ at a conference last year and love his thinking. Thought I would have him share some with you today.   Why an excursion will help your team generate 50% more ideas? (and have more fun doing it!) Take a few […]

RECESS AT WORK is a philosophy

What’s the best way to improve morale, engagement and productivity in your workplace? Here’s one way: And here’s another: Incorporate a RECESS AT WORK Philosophy into your long-term employee related initiatives. So what is RECESS AT WORK The chart below shows the impact of putting a long term/consistent strategy of Recess At Work – TO WORK! It’s […]

So what’s in the RECESS AT WORK SYSTEM?

Yesterday I excitedly shared with you about the launch of the RECESS AT WORK IMPLEMENTATION SYSTEM. Today I give you some insight into what’s included. As I mentioned the system includes12 Opportunities for you to RECESSitate your organization before you need to Resuscitate it. And here’s a glimpse into the twelve. Now it’s just a […]

Introducing the RECESS AT WORK IMPLEMENTATION SYSTEM

June 16th is Recess At Work Day!   Do you have your RECESS AT WORK IMPLEMENTATION SYSTEM?    Since its inception in 2004 the 3rd Thursday in June has been designated as Recess At Work Day. Acknowledged by Chase’s Calendar of Events (the Official Bible of Unofficial Holidays) and worldwide media, Recess at Work Day […]