Work, Eat and Relax: What goes on at a spa-themed business lunch?
Why do companies typically shy away from calling educational, business-related lunches "Lunch 'N Learns?"
Many people are surprised to learn that “Lunch 'N Learn” is a registered trademark that companies must pay to use. This is why a majority of businesses host "eat and educate" events and various forms of similarly-titled business lunches instead.
Which of the following is a common feature of spa cuisine?
Spa cuisine is often rich in local ingredients and free of additives.
What spa treatment involves using essential oils to aid relaxation?
Aromatherapy involves inhaling essential oils or massaging them into the skin to aid relaxation.
These skin care specialists can bring spa treatments to your home or office.
Estheticians are trained in various skin care treatments and other common spa procedures.
Does federal law require companies to pay employees who attend optional educational lunch sessions?
There are no federal laws requiring employers to offer workers a lunch break, much less pay them for lunch. However, each state has it's own laws regarding breaks, and while optional lunches are typically unpaid, employees are almost always compensated for mandatory lunch meetings and sessions.
What are some of the functions of an educational business lunch?
Educational business lunches are highly versatile and can be used for training, marketing or personal development.
True or false: A spa-themed business lunch will always be held at a spa.
A spa-themed educational lunch can be held almost anywhere and does not have to be held at an actual spa.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends businesses allow themselves how long to plan a health- or wellness-themed educational luncheon?
The CDC suggests leaving four to six weeks to plan your health-themed business lunch.
What sugar-free beverage is infused with fruit, vegetables or herbs for added flavor?
Spa water consists of water that has been infused with sugar-free flavor from fruit, veggies or herbs. And as you might have guessed from the name of the beverage, it's popular at spas.
What spa treatment involves applying pressure to specific points on the hands, ears or feet?
Reflexology is the practice of applying pressure to points on the hands, feet or ears.
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