Archive for November 27th, 2011
140 Ways to Change the World
Doing something nice for someone can change the world.  Maybe not the whole world, but their world. Start small.  Start now. Smile when you make eye contact with someone. Hold the door open for the person behind you. Send a hand-written thank you card to someone who assisted you with something. Clean out all your old clothes and donate them to someone in need. Give a compliment about a waiter, waitress, sales clerk, etc. to his or her manager.  Or write a nice note to or about your waiter or waitress on the back of your bill. Compliment a stranger’s appearance.  Flatter them. Leave encouraging post-it notes in a library books and other random places.  (Read Operation Beautiful.) Connect like minds.  Introduce two friends or colleagues who you feel have something to gain from each other. Send flowers to someone. Be a courteous driver.  Let people merge in front of... Continue Reading