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Inspire expressions of gratitude by letting others know of your gratitude for someone else.

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When we share with others our gratitude for someone else, whether because of something they have done, or because of a characteristic they have, it gives others a new way to see and treat that individual.  It allows others to explore why they are grateful for their co-workers, subordinates, bosses, or others and be bold enough to express it.  

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I am an attorney and mother. I have raised seven children (4 of my own) and been through difficult work environments as well as personal ones. My experience is that when I express gratitude for someone, it makes others less likely to criticize that person and can help them find ways to be grateful

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Hi Dawn M ,

Great to see you sharing your provocations around this topic and bringing your voice to the Gratitude Challenge Community!

From the insights shared in your post, we think it may be particularly interesting to for you to attend our Gratitude in the Workplace Webinar with University of Washington positive organizational leadership expert, Ryan Fehr tomorrow, Oct 13 @ 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time. He’ll be discussing recommendations for designing Ideas for this topic.

You can register for the webinar here https://goo.gl/forms/owhdGkljXkvmW7mi2

We hope to see you there!