One of the simplest ways to support and recognize each other, whether it’s at work, school, or at home, is to offer timely, sincere, 100-percent positive praise. But is your praise as effective as it could be?
A friend's son recently moved back home so that he could afford to go back to school. He would often leave the kitchen a mess after making a meal. Once they had a conversation about the importance of cleaning up after yourself so everyone could enjoy the space, they have been able to enjoy time together with few disagreements. He recognizes the importance of cleaning up after himself and keeping the shared space enjoyable!
It started as a typical day of plans, then later, checked to see about some company to a musical event. In this, I failed to connect with that person.
If you've seen the movie "Semi-Pro," you'll know that everyone on the "Flint Tropics" basketball team doesn't get along. So what does the main character Jackie Moon come up with? "Everybody Love Everybody!" Comedy or not, what a great slogan that we should all implement into our lives.
Buy a favourite beverage for someone in your life, offer to help someone in need or volunteer somewhere that you can share your skills.
Do you know where this line came from? “You have chosen wisely.”
If you are over 40 and consider yourself a movie buff, you are proudly answering that it came from the movie, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.
Carefully listen to what others are saying before you speak. Hear their full thought without interrupting.
Tired of the whiners, complainers, gripers and groaners in your workplace? Negative employees are an all-too-common anchor around the neck of too many work teams.
To all the amazing women out there, you truly make the world go round. We wouldn’t know what to do with out you, who you are makes a difference!
Your coworkers benefit from the attitudes of those around them. Share a positive attitude with your coworkers. Having a more positive attitude can help you and others feel better about whatever is going on in life at the time.