We all need encouragement! The Encouragement Wired website is a great place to get some nice reminders of how important encouragement is with some tips on how to be more encouraging to others. Here is their home page link: http://encouragement-wired.com/default.aspx . You can also sign up for a great newsletter from them. Today's post was on the 30 second rule in relationships which simply involves this:
Within 30 seconds of a conversation, say something encouraging to the other person.
Giving out compliments focuses one on the value of the other person and prevents one from being self-absorbed.....Be sure to visit and see the rest, including principles and tips.