Gratitude

5 Tips for Creating a Culture of Gratitude

First, don’t confuse gratitude with recognition. Many organizations trot out “recognition programs” that come across as contrived at best and at worst are perceived as biased towards those who know how to work the system or the manager. These programs often end up as an unwelcome administrative task for managers and breakroom joke material for Continue reading 5 Tips for Creating a Culture of Gratitude

My Resolution to Realize How Good Things Really Are

“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to realize how good things really are.” ~ Marianne Williamson Like most people I take the end of the year to examine what has come before. To consider my life. Or reconsider my life. Painfully aware of the gaps. Resolving to do better, I set Continue reading My Resolution to Realize How Good Things Really Are

Thanksgiving with a Side of Grace

  My simple Thanksgiving gift to you. A beautiful passage from the book, “The Inner Voice of Love”, by HenriĀ J. M. Nouwen. “When suddenly you seem to lose all you thought you had gained, do not despair. Your healing is not a straight line. You must expect setbacks and regressions. Don’t say to yourself, ‘All Continue reading Thanksgiving with a Side of Grace