It’s so easy. Just say, “Thank you.” Thank team members for their work, for their dedication, for extra effort, for pitching in. Thank anyone who does something nice or helpful for you.
Need a reason? Thankful people feel better. They sleep better and longer, have more energy, and handle pain better. Need a business reason? Thankful people are more likely to achieve their goals.
Albert Schweitzer said it all when he said that the secret of life is: “giving thanks for everything.”
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