One of the things that I see in my Facebook news feed quite a bit – and, due to some things I’ve had to deal with in my own life have adopted, is this…
Be Kind. Everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
People deal with a lot in their lives. #FACT
Our job as human beings is to understand that and work with it.
However, it is not a “get out of jail free card.” We still need to do our best and do what is expected and right.
And we have to put things into perspective.
I thought about that yesterday when I was having a hard time coming up with some thoughts on a project and was frustrated and thinking how hard it was. Then I saw the headline about the folks who, after a 10-year set up, landed a washing machine sized spacecraft on a comet 311 million miles away from us moving at 41,000 mph.
Yeah … go them!
Read the whole post over at Symbolist (an FOT contributor blog).
Paul Hebert is Vice President of Individual Performance Strategy at Creative Group Inc, writer, speaker and consultant. Paul focuses on influencing behaviors and driving business results through employees, channel partners and consumers. He is dedicated to creating true emotional connections often overlooked in our automated, tech-enabled world. Using proven motivational theory, behavioral economics and social psychology he has driven extraordinary company performance for his clients. Paul is widely considered an expert on motivation, incentives, and engagement.