This day is also well recognized as National Boss Day. It is the secular holiday which is celebrated on 16th October in US. Traditionally, it is the day for the employees to show gratitude to their respective bosses for being so fair and kind all through year. Holiday on this very special day has been basis of some criticism and controversy in US, where this day is sometimes mocked as Hallmark Holiday.
National Boss Day is celebrated on 16th October every year. If this day falls on the weekend, than this very special day is celebrated on working day which is close to 16th October.
This day provides employees the chance to recognize the persons who are on the supervisory position. The most well recognized ways to thank your boss includes flowers, gift certificates or lunch in honor of boss. This day is celebrated since from the year 1958, when the employee of State Farm Insurance Company, Patricia Haroski got this day registered as holiday with United State Chamber of Commerce. She nominated 16th October as unique day because this day was her boss birthday, who also was her father. The main purpose of Patricia was to assign the day for displaying the appreciation for the bosses. Haroski also hoped to enhance the relationship among supervisors and employees. Patricia believes that the young employees sometimes are not able to realize the challenges which the boss faces for running the business.
After four years in the year 1092, Governor of Illinois backed the registration of Patricia and authoritatively proclaimed this day.
In the current years, National Boss Day has grown to be the world wide celebration and currently is celebrated in the countries as Australia, South Africa and England.
This day is celebrated generally by presenting boss with the greeting card or the small gift. Also it is traditionally to treat the boss with the intense kindness which is very much same as birthday. Some generous and fair- minded bosses are known to use the insignificant cash to pleasure the employees with the lunch on this cheerful day. Although it will take some of the time before this celebration becomes common.
The usual observes of this day consists of giving he gift, greeting cards or some of the other appreciation tokens to your bosses. There are some of the organizations that organize the group activities as the events of the executive appreciations. Although International Association of Administrative Professionals was never involved officially as supporter of the National Boss Day but the chapters of the International Association of Administrative Professionals organize the events of the executive appreciation about this time.