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Mission: The Gratitude

Great organizations can be build around the culture, values, vision it carry.

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To build an organization, community or country, it requires thoughtful, step by step achievable goals and a visionary leadership. The culture and the environment of the organization provokes everyone to be helpful, thankful and grateful to each others. It cannot be achieved overnight, but should be practiced regularly. Gratitude is a heart opener for yourself and your relationship with your world and others. 

It requires courage and openness to express honest gratitude to others. In today's throat cutting environment at workplaces, it is hard to find such practices for honest gratitude. But as per the ancient Indian proverb "You reap what you sow" - you eventually have to face up to the consequences of your actions. So if we seek recognition and appreciation for our work, we also need to appreciate others for their work which would be benefited for both - giver and taker of gratitude.

I believe grateful culture at organization would enhance the productivity and usefulness of the employee, turns into real happiness for them.

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A Design Thinker at mindset and an Entrepreneur at heart, right now leading the efforts of Design Thinking and Innovation at Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Ahmedabad since 2014. I have created the Design Spine from 3rd to 6th semester across engineering at bachelor level.

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Hi Karmjitsinh Bihola ,

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!