As Thanksgiving nears, we’re reminded of the power of gratitude. Though, while we have a whole holiday to take time out and be grateful for family, friends, and turkey, we often don’t take enough time to show gratitude in our professional lives as well. Here’s a friendly reminder of all the times throughout your career when a little bit of thanks can go a very long way.
1. WHEN YOU MEET SOMEONE
People are busy, so if someone spends more than 20 minutes with you, whether it was for coffee, a professor, a family friend, or even a stranger, it’s appropriate to express thanks. It doesn’t take much to ask for a business card, and send a follow up email to thank someone for their time,...Read More