World Kindness Day 2020
The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word ‘crisis.’ One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger – but recognise the opportunity. –
John F. Kennedy
“Kindness makes you the most beautiful person in the world, no matter what you look like.” – ..
Why is kindness important
Kindness improves our quality of life in the workplace as well as in the community. It brings people together. Doing good for others feels good. Showing kindness to others is just as rewarding as receiving it from someone else.
Everyone is affected by an act of kindness. Kindness is contagious and you never know just how big of an impact a small gesture of kindness can have.
Kindness improves our quality of life in the workplace as well as in the community. It brings people together.
Doing good for others feels good. Showing kindness to others is just as rewarding as receiving it from someone else.
Stop and think before you talk or act (Is it true? Is it necessary? Is it kind?).
Remember to laugh throughout the day. Spreading joy is its own act of kindness.
Lead by example
Always remember your manners. Our parents taught us them for a reason, please make sure to use them. Thank you. Others will follow your lead.
Put an end to petty criticism. Remember the saying, “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all”? Try to keep it positive.k
Awareness of our own emotions is key here and that can be developed.
me with skim children – respect, considerations, show they are of value, that they matter. This is human positive psychology.
Welcome new employees with open arms. Take a moment to introduce yourself to new employees and get to know them. We’ve all been the new person at one point or another, so make sure you’re doing your part to make them feel welcome and part of the team. After all, they may be the future of our company and our next goodwill ambassadors.
Recognize one another’s strengths; not weaknesses. A pat on the back can go a long way. I have never met a person that doesn’t like to feel appreciated.
Be kind to others. Always remember that even though you may work in a different department, we are all in this together.
Now is your moment: Spread a little joy, make a difference in someone’s day, and remember to always be kind!
How it has helped us:
We have been helped by somebody being kind …
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In devastating times of covid
In an increasingly interconnected world, crises throw up profound questions for us all – as individuals, communities, organisations, societies, nations, and indeed, as the human race. From climate change to religious polarisation, from the refugee crisis to COVID-19, humanity is being
Many such resources are springing up in a grassroots manner across India and around the world. In addition to this wealth of resources, YourStory presents a compilation of 60 quotes on how to frame, accept, interpret and overcome a crisis.
A time of crisis is not just a time of anxiety and worry. It gives a chance, an opportunity, to choose well or to choose badly. –