Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Bogus "Fun" Vs. Genuine "Fun" At The Workplace

"The death of 'mandatory fun' in the office". An unexpected positive side-effect of the pandemic on workplace culture:

"On the flip side, the pandemic also led to the rise of more employee-led initiatives... Team-building events and 'fun' ceased to be top-down. Employees would lead a Zoom yoga class, or a cooking class for their colleagues. It's an interesting shift, away from 'you have to do this,' and toward, ‘what do you guys really want to do?'"