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NATIONAL EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION DAY

When is National Employee Appreciation Day in 2022?

National Employee Appreciation Day in 2022 is on the Thursday, 3rd of Mar (3/03/2022).

National Employee Appreciation Day is on the 62th day of 2022. There are 303 days left in the year.

National Employee Appreciation Day Facts

  • Date: Mar 03, 2022
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Every first Friday of March is National Employee Appreciation Day. The day was created to appreciate all employees and the role they play in their respective jobs. Different organizations, businesses, managers and companies organize celebrations across the country taking note of all the achievements and efforts the employees put into their workstations.

Considering that employees are the most significant assets that the organizations could have, recognition and appreciation come as a motivational factor that the Human Resource employs to improve the moral and job satisfaction of their staffs.

Managers and employers can show their gratitude to the employees by rewarding them. The rewards can either be verbal or tangible. The act of expressing this appreciation approves the employer-employee relationship which ultimately goes a long way into growing a company.

History of the National Employee Appreciation Day

National Employee Appreciation Day was founded in 1995 by Bob Nelson. He was a board member of the Recognition Professional International. Partnering with his company, Workman publishing, he created the day to honor the efforts and roles played by employees in their respective companies as well as in the society.

How to observe the National Employee Appreciation Day

The day is mostly celebrated by employers and managers who are advised to be flexible on this day; this is critical for good output from your staff. At the time, letting the employees decide on their own can be better for the company and their morale.

As an employer, you can write a thank you note to the employees to show appreciation for their work. Just remember that a handwritten note or memo speaks volume than a typed or photocopied memo. It merely indicates that you took your precious time to jot down your affection.

From time to time, appreciate team effort. As a manager or supervisor, you can respond to the team by congratulating their work and offering them an office paid piazza. Another way of showing appreciation could be by allowing them to have a casual dress day to work, or close work early allowing them to spend more sun time with their families.

As an employer make an effort to create a culture of encouragement in the company. Employees that expand their skills and horizon bring value to the company. Praise their work and accomplishment and encourage the rest to do the same.

As an employee, it’s courteous to appreciate the input and teamwork of your colleagues.

Remember to spread good thoughts about this day on the different social media platforms using #NationalEmployeeAppreciationDay.

National Employee Appreciation Day Observances

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List of National and Regional Public Holidays of United States in 2022

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
SaturdaySatJan 01, 2022Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonJan 17, 2022Jan 17M L King Day
MondayMonFeb 21, 2022Feb 21Presidents' Day
FridayFriApr 15, 2022Apr 15Good Friday
SundaySunApr 17, 2022Apr 17Easter Sunday
MondayMonMay 30, 2022May 30Memorial Day
SundaySunJun 19, 2022Jun 19Juneteenth
MondayMonJul 04, 2022Jul 04Independence Day
MondayMonSep 05, 2022Sep 05Labor Day
WednesdayWedOct 19, 2022Oct 19Columbus Day
FridayFriNov 11, 2022Nov 11Veterans Day
ThursdayThuNov 24, 2022Nov 24Thanksgiving Day
SundaySunDec 25, 2022Dec 25Christmas

List of Popular Celebration Days of United States in 2022

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
WednesdayWedJan 12, 2022Jan 12National Pharmacists Day
WednesdayWedJan 19, 2022Jan 19National Popcorn Day
WednesdayWedFeb 02, 2022Feb 02National Signing Day
WednesdayWedFeb 02, 2022Feb 02Groundhog Day
FridayFriFeb 04, 2022Feb 04National Wear Red Day
WednesdayWedFeb 09, 2022Feb 09National Pizza Day
SundaySunFeb 13, 2022Feb 13Galentine's Day
MondayMonFeb 14, 2022Feb 14Valentine's Day
TuesdayTueFeb 15, 2022Feb 15National Bagel Day
FridayFriFeb 18, 2022Feb 18National Drink Wine Day
TuesdayTueFeb 22, 2022Feb 22National Margarita Day
TuesdayTueMar 01, 2022Mar 01National Pancake Day
FridayFriMar 04, 2022Mar 04National Employee Appreciation Day
SundaySunMar 06, 2022Mar 06National Walking Day
MondayMonMar 07, 2022Mar 07National Cereal Day
MondayMonMar 14, 2022Mar 14National Napping Day
MondayMonMar 14, 2022Mar 14National Pi Day
MondayMonMar 14, 2022Mar 14National Walkout Day
SundaySunMar 20, 2022Mar 20National Proposal Day
WednesdayWedMar 23, 2022Mar 23National Puppy Day
WednesdayWedMar 30, 2022Mar 30National Doctor Day
ThursdayThuApr 07, 2022Apr 07National Burrito Day
ThursdayThuApr 07, 2022Apr 07National Beer Day
MondayMonApr 11, 2022Apr 11National Pet Day
TuesdayTueApr 12, 2022Apr 12National Grilled Cheese Day
ThursdayThuMay 05, 2022May 05National Day Of Prayer
SundaySunMay 08, 2022May 08Mother's Day
WednesdayWedMay 25, 2022May 25National Wine Day
WednesdayWedMay 25, 2022May 25National Towel Day
FridayFriJun 03, 2022Jun 03National Donut Day
WednesdayWedJun 08, 2022Jun 08National Best Friends Day
SundaySunJun 19, 2022Jun 19Father's Day
TuesdayTueJun 21, 2022Jun 21National Selfie Day
WednesdayWedJun 22, 2022Jun 22National Kissing Day
TuesdayTueJul 12, 2022Jul 12Amazon Prime Day
WednesdayWedJul 13, 2022Jul 13National French Fry Day
ThursdayThuJul 14, 2022Jul 14National Nude Day
SundaySunJul 17, 2022Jul 17National Ice Cream Day
WednesdayWedJul 20, 2022Jul 20National Hot Dog Day
SundaySunJul 24, 2022Jul 24National Tequila Day
FridayFriJul 29, 2022Jul 29National Chicken Wings Day
MondayMonAug 01, 2022Aug 01National Girlfriend Day
SundaySunAug 07, 2022Aug 07National Sister Day
SundaySunSep 18, 2022Sep 18National Cheeseburger Day
MondayMonOct 03, 2022Oct 03National Boyfriends Day
TuesdayTueOct 04, 2022Oct 04National Taco Day
TuesdayTueOct 04, 2022Oct 04National Vodka Day
SundaySunOct 09, 2022Oct 09Leif Erikson Day
SaturdaySatOct 15, 2022Oct 15Sweetest Day
SaturdaySatOct 29, 2022Oct 29National Cat Day
MondayMonOct 31, 2022Oct 31Halloween
ThursdayThuNov 03, 2022Nov 03National Sandwich Day
SundaySunNov 06, 2022Nov 06Daylight savings
FridayFriNov 25, 2022Nov 25Black Friday
MondayMonNov 28, 2022Nov 28Cyber Monday
SaturdaySatDec 03, 2022Dec 03Candle Day
FridayFriDec 09, 2022Dec 09National Pastry Day
FridayFriDec 16, 2022Dec 16National Ugly Sweater day