Going to work in the nude is something most of us only experience in our nightmares. But for thousands of Australians who work from home, it's a dream come true. Today, the advantages of working from home will be celebrated with Work In The Nude Day, organised by micro-business community Flying Solo.
David Taylor, a business psychologist, told workers at design and marketing onebestway, in Newcastle upon Tyne, that a Naked Friday idea would boost their team spirit. He was called in to help the firm after six staff members were forced into taking redundancies at the start of the credit crunch. Mr Taylor told them that, by stripping off their clothes, staff could also strip away inhibitions and talk to each other more openly and honestly.
July 14th is National Nude Day! In my Body Positivity E-course I talk about the importance of naked time and how it relates to boosting self-confidence and positive body image. Today is a great day to start that practice!
February 2 is Working Naked Day, and whilst it sounds like a day for a pants-off party, there is a much different meaning. Working Naked is the name of a company created by Lisa Kanarek, and the day celebrates working from home, and the freedom it encompasses. It challenges people to question the norm, and break free from the long-standing belief of having to sit in an office all day.
The second celebration of the annual event, held on the first Friday of summer, is attracting plenty of interest, with participants sharing selfies of their naked celebrations in their home offices. Environment As a local fire ban was extended today as Mayor Mark Jamieson was told residents were continuing to light fires in their backyards. Business It has a loyal following and two experienced operators but this Sunshine Coast restaurant has been placed in administration.
Well, perhaps the latter of these requirements may seem peculiar, but for University of North Texas alumna Destiny Lambert, it simply made for another day at work. She had first heard of the opportunity to work as a figure model through a friend on Twitter. Read more: Modern Muses exhibit to celebrate female artists this fall.
On July 14th, laundry is unnecessary. Enjoy an air bath or explore the naturist movement. National Nude Day is a way to keep cool on a hot, sticky summer day.
While the phenomenon quickly spread internationally, little investment has been made by its founders. They helped create a website early on, and then receded into the background. They intended that the idea of an introduction to clothes freedom through gardening was valuable and would grow organically on its own.