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Saying Thank You

This Man Is Trying To Get The Whole World To Say 'Thank You'

HuffPost Spain | Carlota E Ramírez | Posted 07.03.2015 | Impact

What would happen if we decided to create a global chain of gratitude? A new initiative out of Spain, called 100Thanks, aims to build this chain wi...

Teaching Our Children to Say Thank You

Jessica Bensten | Posted 05.08.2016 | Parents
Jessica Bensten

there are days when even the most dedicated people get run down and question their commitment. The next time you notice a good job, say something, do something and make something special out of an average day. What a great lesson we can teach our children.

Passenger's Uplifting Thank-You Note To Pilot Goes Viral

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.01.2015 | Good News

It never hurts to say "thank you." Bethanie, an appreciative flyer who splits her time between Spain and England, apparently knows this better than...

5 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Thank You Notes

Nell Minow | Posted 03.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Nell Minow

This is one communication that can only be done old school -- no emails or texts. It has to be on paper, in an envelope, and mailed. The experience of writing a thank you note does as much for the sender as the receiver.

The One Thing Every Couple Should Do Post-Wedding

Renee Strauss | Posted 11.26.2014 | Weddings
Renee Strauss

No matter how times have changed and how the rules of etiquette have evolved, one important guideline remains (and shall endure): A thank you note is something every gift recipient should send and every gift giver expects.

How to Say Thank You After a Job Interview

Kristian Schwartz | Posted 04.06.2014 | Business
Kristian Schwartz

Should I send an email or handwritten thank-you after a job interview? It's a question I get asked almost daily as an executive search consultant. My answer is, yes and yes.

Long Live the Art of Handwritten Notes (In the Business World)

Kristian Schwartz | Posted 03.27.2014 | Business
Kristian Schwartz

I work in executive search. It's a relationship business. Period. Yet, to reinforce these relationships and truly thank someone for their time, whether a referral or even a search assignment, nothing comes close to a handwritten note.

Gratitude 365: Beyond Thanksgiving

Daniel Newman | Posted 01.27.2014 | Small Business
Daniel Newman

Gratitude, without a doubt, is one of the key characteristics of a leader. Since we all know that leading in a vacuum isn't really possible, it is only with the positive contributions of others that we as leaders are able to accomplish our goals.

How Do You Thank the Stranger Who Saved Your Life?

Cari Shane | Posted 09.16.2013 | Impact
Cari Shane

Thank you Andrew. You saved a life. My life. You saved my children from being motherless. I just don't know what else to say, other than shouting what I now consider "our story," from the proverbial rooftops.

Will Your High School Graduates Give Gifts of Gratitude?

Carleton Kendrick | Posted 07.28.2013 | Parents
Carleton Kendrick

We should never assume others know that we appreciate, value and cherish them. We need to write our words of caring and gratitude in letters. We must speak our words of everlasting thankfulness. You need to tell them now. So do your children.

No, Thank You

Paula Conway | Posted 07.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Paula Conway

I've come to realize that like any gift, a thank-you note is not about you, it's about the receiver. It's true that you should send one, but the thought behind it is what counts.

Do You Want to Be Happy at Work? Develop a Super Power

Denice Kronau | Posted 06.10.2013 | Business
Denice Kronau

What super power do we need to thrive in this time of superlatives? You might guess extraordinary mental acuity or the ability to be in two places at the same time, but I think it's much simpler than this.

Can You Be Grateful For What You Don't Like?

Miriam Mason Martineau | Posted 11.25.2011 | Healthy Living
Miriam Mason Martineau

We don't have to fully understand something in order to acknowledge and see it as a gift. We don't have to make sense of it to say "thank you."

Leah Dieterich: How Saying Thank You Can Change Your Life

TresSugar | Posted 08.14.2011 | Women

Author Leah Dieterich is really good about writing thank-you notes. And not just to people who send her birthday presents or host her for a weekend. S...

How To Say Thank You

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

As we come to Thanksgiving next Thursday, we obviously have something to be very grateful for this year: the overcoming of racial prejudice. The reper...