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How To Thank Someone

April. 18,2008

Thanking somebody is more than a customary gesture... It will earn respect and a feeling of true appreciation from the recipient of your gratitude. They will know they made the right choice, and you will feel less indebted, but equally as grateful.

Steps:

- Swallow your pride.

You may be less inclined to thank somebody if you feel as if you deserved whatever they did for you. On the other hand, do you remember being thanked for something that you considered to be routine? It creates satisfaction for the giver of an item or reaction that you are openly admitting that you appreciate their efforts and time.

- Don't overdo it.
Telling somebody thank you for every little thing will lessen the impact of a genuine show of appreciation. Just like, "I love you," use it sparingly, intensely, and not passively or cordially. Getting a person's eye contact is a small gesture to ensure appreciation and truth in giving your thanks.

- Don't forget.
Put yourself in the position of the person who has done the thing worth receiving thanks for. Several times per day, somebody is doing something for you, if it's their job or duty, or just a gift of time and attention, it's something for you.




- Put it in writing.
If someone has given you a gift or invited you into their home, take the time out afterward to write a simple thank- you note and send it by old- fashioned snail mail.

- Change your wording.
Try phrases such as, "I appreciate that," "That was nice of you/kind of you," and "I owe you one," preceding "Thank you" or "Thanks."

- Be specific.
Tell the person how what they did or what they gave you will make your life more fulfilling. For example, if someone gave you a digital camera, in addition to saying "thank you," say: "This will be perfect for taking pictures of our travel. I've been dying to send pictures to our friends by e-mail, and now I finally can."

Even when you miss an opportunity to thank someone, feel the respect for what that person or those people did for you. Get into the habit of appreciating other people doing things for you.

***I would like to thank all my Cyberfriends (dwarfs and knights) I don't have to mention all your name, you know who you are. Thanks for the time to read my post and for commenting, I really appreciate all your gestures, again from the bottom of my heart "THANK YOU".=)***

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1 Cinderella's Commentos:

Aice Nice Concepts said...

nice post here :)

yeah always remember to thank someone ^_^

and I'm thankful we have shared some precious moments together kahit nasarahan na tayo ^_^
kaya lang medyo bad trim ako sa colds ko T_T

nga pala just want you to know you have been tagged on my blog

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