Employee Appreciation Day

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Today is Employee Appreciation Day. It is a holiday celebrated annually on the first Friday in March. The holiday was created to recognize and show gratitude to employees for their hard work and dedication.

The history of Employee Appreciation Day can be traced back to the early 1990s when a company called Recognition Professionals International (RPI) was founded. RPI is an organization that focuses on promoting employee recognition and appreciation in the workplace.

In 1995, RPI established the first Friday in March as Employee Appreciation Day. The purpose of the holiday was to encourage employers to show appreciation to their employees and to emphasize the importance of a positive work environment.

Over the years, Employee Appreciation Day has gained popularity and recognition. Many employers use the day as an opportunity to acknowledge their employees and thank them for their hard work. This can be done through various methods, such as offering special perks, providing a free lunch or organizing a team outing. The holiday has since gained popularity and is celebrated by many employers as a way to show gratitude to their employees

Some ideas for appreciation gifts

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