Memorial Day in the Workplace
Many places of business are closed on Monday, May 25th, in celebration of Memorial Day. Originating as a way to honor Union soldiers who gave their lives during the Civil War, Memorial Day has since been extended to honor all fallen soldiers, men and women, who have died during any war or military action.
While many employees look forward to a day off to celebrate this meaningful holiday with family and friends, some organizations stay open for business. Memorial Day can still be special for those individuals who have to work, and can be a fun day of celebration in the workplace. (more…)