Have you heard of World Kindness Day? It falls on November 13th every year, and was initiated in 1998 by the World Kindness Movement. This important day is also promoted by The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation —both organizations are based firmly on a passion for spreading awareness and action around being kind.
At Baudville, we can definitely get behind their missions! After all, employee recognition is, at its heart, is an act of kindness, isn't it? It's a way of telling our team members that their work makes a difference and that it's appreciated—and there aren't many people who don't feel good knowing that!
We love the idea so much, we even created a free download to help others (and ourselves, too) to get inspired and get involved in committing acts of kindness. Download the free World Kindness Missions now, plus read this blog post to get ideas on how to get the most out of it in your office. You can also download our free Random Acts of Kindness eBook for more great ideas. And, don't forget: kindness doesn't have to be a one-day thing. Carry these ideas with you wherever you go. After all...
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."
Allison is currently living out the elaborate fantasy she described to her now-former staff and colleagues in early 2001. With a hearty dose of courage and absolutely no plan of action, she abruptly left her middle-management job to become a writer—and today she is doing just that in her role as Baudville’s Senior Content Writer. She’s here to tell you everything she’s learned in her 20-years+ professional life, plus a lot more. She’s wordy like that!