Is there a fun way to reduce workplace loneliness?
Click on the picture for a fun way to reduce workplace loneliness.
Read my past blog and look at the references for some practical shared activities that are a nice antidote to loneliness.
References: more are available on request Eat Sleep Work Repeat: Reinventing work 1: why you need to understand the ‘self other overlap’ https://play.acast.com/s/eatsleepworkrepeat/b5e16917-07cc-4997-bd55-510fa8bf1a75 https://www.telegraph.co.uk/education-and-careers/0/rising-epidemic-workplace-loneliness-have-no-office-friends/ Kurtz, L.E. and Algoe, S.B. (2016). When Sharing a Laugh Means Sharing More: Testing the Role of Shared Laughter on Short-Term Interpersonal Consequences. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 41(1), pp.45–65.
Black, J.S. (2020). Laughter Will Keep Your Team Connected — Even While You’re Apart. [online] Harvard Business Review. Available at: https://hbr.org/2020/05/laughter-will-keep-your-team-connected-even-while-youre-apart [Accessed 14 Jun. 2020].