Supporting Your Team on World Health Day 2022
Thursday 7th April marks World Health Day, a day organised by the World Health Organisation to help people all around the world sit up and take not of their health. The day has been commemorated since the 1950s with each year providing the public with a different theme to address various aspects of our lives that might not be the healthiest.
What's The Theme for World Health Day 2022?
This year's theme is connectivity ad making sure we all stay connected and do what we can to create a sense of togetherness. It's no surprise that togetherness is a theme that's been running through public marketing campaigns over the last two years. The COVID-19 Pandemic meant many of us were apart from loved ones, colleagues and friends.
What Are Brands Doing For World Health Day 2022?
A quick Google search will land you with discounts galore this year. Brands like Nike, Lululemon, Superdrug and Lloyds Pharmacy have all announced huge discounts in their stores to encourage healthy eating, wellbeing and exercise this year. You can check them out here.
How To Promote World Health Day at Work
After a new report revealed that salary isn't actually a priority for software engineers looking for new roles, it became apparent that things like work/life balance and wellbeing were heavily coming into play. Helping your team to develop themselves like encouraging learning new skills is a good place to start. You could even let your team take some time out to tune into a webinar or listen to a podcast that could help them be better at their job down the line.
If you run a tech team, it's mire than likely that you have some remote workers on your team. Whatever your working situation, today, you can show some diligence to support World Health Day and encourage your team to get out and about and get connected. Whether it's simply encouraging a little more conversation in the office, going for a walk on your lunch break or organising a team activity, you can support your team today and make the most of World Health Day.
How To Promote World Health Day 2022 on Social Media
Getting your team to get active, together or simply talking more are all fantastic ways to promote wellbeing within your organisation, but you should document it too! Taking a quick picture means that not only do you have a keepsake of your World Health Day 2022 activity, but you can extend your network by sharing it across your social media channels. This is turn can promote your brand visibility and make your company a more appealing place to work for future candidates.
Here at Amicus, our whole team have got involved for World Health Day 2022. Our team are spread across various branches, so we've decided to get together digitally and show each other how we're getting active during our work day. You can see how our team did it on our LinkedIn and Instagram.