I get the greatest joy just seeing co-workers unwind, get to know each other and have a good time outside their offices.
We have research that shows two attributes identifying good leadership- creating structure and taking care of people. The good leader had both sets of skills.
Having fun at work is like going to recess at school. You like it. It’s an emotional release and you come back to the workplace a little more energized, more relaxed.
In any case, you’re in a better frame of mind to do work.
FUN ACTIVITIES MAKE WORK SEEM LIKE RECESS, BOOST SATISFACTION!