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Thank You Note

Teaching Our Children to Say Thank You

Jessica Bensten | Posted 05.08.2015 | 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.

Thank You Notes: Yes or No?

Dayna Steele | Posted 04.08.2015 | Business
Dayna Steele

As the person responsible for interviewing prospective employees for your company, what are your thoughts on thank you notes after the interview? Do you expect one, appreciate the effort, keep the note on file?

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.

A Thank-You Note To My Daughter's Kindergarten Teacher

Justine Solot | Posted 01.24.2015 | Parents
Justine Solot

You teach her about sentences, periods and question marks. At home, she draws pictures and labels them, sounding out each syllable of each word. A blanket of sentences and drawings cover our tables and floors.

Doctor Writes Letter Of Gratitude To Dairy Queen Owner, Moves Her Former Boss To Tears

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.30.2014 | Good News

After years of kindness, this restaurant owner is finding out that no good deed goes unnoticed. Nabiha Islam worked at a Dairy Queen in Markham, O...

10 People You Should Send a Thank-You Note To

Matt Richardson | Posted 07.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Matt Richardson

There is a reason nearly everyone keeps the handwritten notes they've received in a shoebox or a special drawer in their desk. Have you ever heard of a shoebox that contains printed out thank-you emails? E-cards? I haven't.

How to Send a Professional Thank You Note

Diane Gottsman | Posted 03.15.2014 | Business
Diane Gottsman

Clearly, it's a win-win; the recipient feels good that his or her success or gesture of kindness is acknowledged, and it distinguishes the writer for having executive manners. Best of all, it's fast, easy and sends a powerful message.

The Person I Need To Thank Post-Split

Posted 07.23.2013 | Divorce

Divorce has a way of showing you who your true friends are. From the buddy who stayed up with you the night before you finally filed the divorce docs,...

A Simple Tool to Get You Noticed

Joanne Tombrakos | Posted 06.11.2013 | Women
Joanne Tombrakos

It's noisy out there. Everyone wants to be noticed. Yet, so many people ignore this simple and easy tool that I guarantee will set you apart.

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.

Holiday Thank You Note Etiquette

Dana Holmes | Posted 03.03.2013 | HuffPost Home
Dana Holmes

While the twenty-something-year-old in your family might be tempted to only communicate this way, your aunt, uncle, and grandparents certainly aren't. Set a good example and encourage "thank you" writing all around.

Ballplayer's Heartwarming Good Deed

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.25.2012 | Parents

Baseball player Jeff Francoeur is an all-star when it comes to connecting with fans. Last week, the major league right fielder for the Kansas City...