#Leadership #Tip of the Day – Appreciation

Thank You

Give a token of appreciation with today’s leadership development tip!

Be grateful to your staff. Show them your appreciation by treating them to lunch or writing them an email expressing your gratitude. Small gestures can go a long way in terms of setting the mood for the day and conveying a positive impression.

Leadership Quote of the Day:

“Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.” ―Voltaire

Leadership Article of the Day:

Appreciation Motivates Employees to Work Harder – Huffington Post

Leadership Book of the Day:

The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace: Empowering Organizations by Encouraging People

From the book: The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace: Empowering Organizations by Encouraging People, by Gary Chapman and Paul White, applies the love language concept to the workplace. This book helps supervisors and managers effectively communicate appreciation and encouragement to their employees, resulting in higher levels of job satisfaction, healthier relationships between managers and employees, and decreased cases of burnout. Ideal for both the profit and non-profit sectors, the principles presented in this book have a proven history of success in businesses, schools, medical offices, churches, and industry.

Leadership Video of the Day:

Jody Holland’s video outlines 3 easy components of showing appreciation.

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