Tag: Appreciation

What Good Is Gratitude?

  from Susan Whitcomb, The Academies

The Power of Gratitude

Gratitude is once again in the news this week, partially because of Matthew McConaughey’s acceptance speech at the Academy Awards: “He has graced my life with opportunities that I know are not of my hand or any other human hand. He has shown me that its a scientific fact that gratitude reciprocates…” I’m going to …

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Kindness in Networking Goes a Long Way

Have you seen this article? 7 Modern Day Ways To Leave A Lasting Impression The principles in this article also apply to your job search! First, REACH OUT. By giving little gifts of kindness wherever and whenever you can. Especially when it will have no effect on your own career in any way. I remember …

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LinkedIn Manners

Yes, those pesky little manners that your mother harassed you about matter! And they matter even more when you are actively working your job search! Just today, I had someone send me an invite to connect on LinkedIn. I received this message in my inbox. I’d like to add you to my professional network.   – …

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How to Make February “Work” For You

 Whether you are currently in a job search or happily growing in your current position, showing your appreciation for those in your network never ever goes out of style! Sure, you know you’re supposed to keep in touch with that networking contact list, and not let those connections grow “cold,” but how do you do …

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