Five Ways to Cultivate Gratitude at Work
Unless structures are established to promote gratitude in the workplace, employees are unlikely to say "thanks" for support provided or a job well done. Research in this article reveals the positive impact of expressions of gratitude by colleagues, including increased satisfaction and engagement.
Why should anyone thank you for just doing your job? And why should you ever thank your coworkers for doing what they're paid to do? These are common questions in American workplaces, often posed rhetorically-and sometimes with hostility.