How will you celebrate?
We are thrilled that you are supporting the National Day for Staff Networks (Networks Day) and celebrating how networks are making work better. The day also marks a call to action to Lead the Way for Change.
This is a tremendous opportunity for ALL the networks in your organisation to come together as a community of change leaders.
Here are 10 top tips to help you run your campaign successfully:
1. Identify your goals
What do you want to achieve? For example - awareness raising; challenging bias; influencing behavior; celebrating achievements; challenging stereotypes; launching initiatives; cause-related marketing; fundraising; etc.
2. Decide what you can do
What activity will you undertake? For example - run an event; launch a project or initiative; activate a marketing campaign; develop resources; conduct research; make a video; run social media posts; etc. See our 'Be Inspired' page
3. Download the Networks Day selfie cards
Use the #Leadingforchange pledge cards to engage colleagues and friends via social media amplification, with the fingers pointing ahead action to show your support, using #leadingforchange and #makingworkbetter2019
4. Download our bunting template
Access our DIY bunting template to make your own special bunting for your event. Take a photo and tweet it to @day4networks.
5.Download the Networks Day posters
Download the #NetworkDay posters and display them.
6.Networks Day logo
Many groups and organisations nationwide use the logo to align activity and demonstrate commitment. For example - at events; in presentations; on social media; general branding and awareness raising; in email signatures; CEO messaging; foyer exhibits; customer and supplier communications; lift well displays; canteen posters; etc.
7. Develop or watch the Networks Day videos
Watch the purposeful Networks Day videos as discussion starters, or broadcast them at your Networks Day event to educate, motivate, challenge and inspire audiences. Develop and submit your own videos for potential inclusion. Email us
8. Register your event
Once you have decide how you will be marking the day, register your event and join the map of celebration.
9. Submit an Networks Day Influencer statement
Chairpersons, CEOs and Executive Leadership Team Directors of formal entities who actively support networks and help make work better. Why not use our L.E.A.R.N. selfie cards for senior leaders?
10. Submit your #LeadingforChange images
Submit images of your celebrations and #LeadingforChange activity, especially your Networks day co-branded imagery, for potential inclusion on the website.