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Gratitude in the workplace (#GITWP)

A social media hashtag platform that will share experiences of gratitude in the workplace when used at the end of a tweet/post.

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The hashtag, GITWP, will be added to the end of a post or tweet being shared that highlights an experience of gratitude in the workplace for the people of the company. When the hashtag is added, people from within the company can search the hashtag and see all the experiences of gratitude people have had within their own workplace. 

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How the Idea will inspire the experience and expression of gratitude within an organization.

Hopefully, when people see other experiences of gratitude by people in their workplace it will spark them to express gratitude as well. The more people share their experiences with the hashtag the more other will be inspired. This could hopefully inspire other companies to get onboard with this hashtag and expand the horizon of gratitude in the workplace.

Who are you innovating for?

All individuals within the workplace will benefit form this idea because it will promote more gratitude in the workplace and promote a healthy environment to work in.

What type of workplaces are you innovating for?

Any workplaces that strive for more gratitude within their workplace.

How you envision the Idea being introduced to your selected organization?

Email blast, or workplace meeting.

How will you test and prototype your solution?

Ask a select few to use the hashtag to share their experiences using the hashtag and see how many engagements the tweet/post received.

At what stage of development is your Idea?

  • Research & Early Testing: You are exploring an idea, gathering inspiration and information needed to test it with real users.

Please describe from where your Idea emerged

My idea emerged when I was browsing twitter and realized how powerful hashtags are and how many people they can reach in a short amount of time.

Tell us about yourself

I am a student at the University of Michigan.

Tell us about your experience

I have yet to work in a gratitude friendly field.


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