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When will National Work Bestie Day be celebrated? October 18th of each calendar year.

What is National Work Bestie Day? A specific day dedicated to celebrating work friendships or colleagues. They could be past coworkers or present. What is a work bestie? A supportive friendship formed in the workplace. It’s a term used to describe a colleague with whom one has a particularly strong and positive connection. Work besties often share a bond beyond professional interactions, supporting each other in various aspects of work and sometimes even extending their friendship outside of the workplace. This kind of relationship can contribute to a positive work environment and enhance collaboration and teamwork.

How should National Work Bestie Day be celebrated or observed? By texting you old and new work besties and giving them a thank you.

Why was National Work Bestie Day created?

  • Recognition and Appreciation: Establishing a holiday can be a way to officially recognize the importance of workplace relationships and the positive impact that strong connections between colleagues can have on productivity and job satisfaction.
  • Team Building: It can contribute to a positive work culture by encouraging camaraderie and team building. Celebrating work friendships can strengthen the bonds within a team and improve overall collaboration.
  • Employee Well-being: Acknowledging the significance of work besties can promote employee well-being. Feeling valued and supported at work can contribute to job satisfaction and mental health.
  • Boosting Morale: Celebrating a national holiday for work besties could boost morale among employees. It adds an element of fun and recognition to the workplace, fostering a positive atmosphere.
  • Promoting Positive Workplace Dynamics: Recognizing and celebrating work besties can promote positive workplace dynamics, fostering a sense of community and making the workplace a more enjoyable and fulfilling environment.

Who created this day? This day was created by HR Besties in 2023.