Working Harder So That You Dont Have To
The Ten Commandments of Human Relations*
people. There is nothing as nice as a cheerful word of greeting.
Smile at people. It takes seventy-two muscles to frown, only
fourteen to smile.
Call people by name. Music to anyone's ears is the sound of
his/her own name.
Be friendly and helpful.
Be cordial. Speak and act as if everything you do is
genuinely a pleasure, and if it isn't, learn to make it so.
Be genuinely interested in people. You can like almost
everybody if you try.
Be generous with praise, cautious with
Be considerate with the feelings of others. There are usually
sides to a controversy; yours, the other persons (fellow's), and the right one.
Be alert to serve. What counts most in the life is what we do
Add to this a good sense of humor, a dash of humility and a
big dose of patience, and you will be rewarded many times over through life.
* Taken from Joyce Meyer's Book, "Be Your Best"