Working in the hospitality industry requires a spirit that is always positive and happy. That's because we work to serve people and make them happy. But before we make guests comfortable and happy, we ourselves as hotelier must be positive and happy at first. So that conditions can be channeled and felt by guests. Not all hotels or workplaces realize that employee happiness is very important to increase work productivity. It is undeniable that if we work in a hotel, then most of our time will be spent at work. Not to mention the challenges we face sometimes make our spirits go up and down. This condition makes us forget that there is a soul and body that must be considered. Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta is very concerned about the balance of life of its employees. Therefore, in 2020 the Hyatt has declared the year of well-being. Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta encourages employees to have a well-being life so they can always be positive, happy, and healthy.
Well-being means that we have to balance the mind, body and soul. To become physically and mentally healthy individuals, we need to pay attention to these three aspects. All managers at Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta must have goals in each of these aspects. For example what should we do to have a healthy mind? Reading books, learning new things, traveling to new places are things you can do. Meanwhile, to have a healthy soul you can meditate before starting work, giving multiply positive affirmations to yourself, avoid negative thoughts. For the body, in order to have a healthy body, of course by exercising, eating vegetables and fruit, and drinking water at least 2 liters per day. As a caring initiative, Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta management specially gives bottles to all employees so that they keep hydrated while working. There is another unique thing from Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta Management, every Friday there is martial arts training for Management and employees. This is a new experience. Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta fully supports all employees to live well-being and this is what will be transmitted to guests.
Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta believes that if its employees are already in well-being, it will create a positive work atmosphere, mutual support, and productivity. In addition it will affect the quality of service to guests so that guests finally feel comfortable and happy staying at the Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta. How important is well-being for the hotelier, therefore let us start a better life. Remember, before we can make others happy, we must make ourselves happy first and that is our responsibility.