Boss’ Day is a day observed in the United States to show appreciated to well deserving bosses and managers for their kindness by employees but to also improve intra-office relationships between managers and their employees. This day was registered with the U.S Chambers of Commerce in 1958 by Patricia Bay Harosk who worked for her father as a secretary at an insurance company in Illinois.
Some more interesting facts around Bosses Day:
- Boss’ Day is on the 16th of October, which is Patricia’s dad’s birthday.
- Though the day was registered in 1958, it was only in 1962 where the day was officially proclaimed.
- Hallmark Cards only started to offer Boss’ Day cards in 1979.
Feel stuck on what to get your manager? Below are some ideas on what you as a team can do to show your appreciation and gratitude.
- Create a team card
- Give a gift
- Create a thank you video
- After work celebration
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