We provide a variety of cleaning products and suggest that everyone pitch in and clean up. This is physical as well as virtual. The result is a winding down of activity to the break. There's laughter as we find really old software diskettes or manuals. There's a lot of "Why did we keep this?" talk. And we leave the space really fresh for our return in the new year.
The list of suggested activities includes:
If you have any departmental rituals for your organization, please share.