Time, a rare and precious commodity. Time is something we all value, perhaps even more so because there never seems to be enough of it. That’s why at Happy we are making the most of our time for the rest of 2013.
In trueness to our values, I’m delighted and extremely proud that the Happies will be giving our time over the coming months to help make Blackpool happier.
The Blackpool Fairness Commission, supported by Blackpool Council has just launched its 100 Acts of Kindness initiative. Their aim? To make Blackpool happier. What a fantastic initiative, one that is to be applauded. Giving back is so rewarding; and in my opinion to be able to help others is extremely satisfying. And I’m proud to say that we were the first to pledge an act of kindness.
We will be pledging and performing further acts of kindness both personally and professionally, individually and as a team. And we can’t wait to get going.
Random acts of kindness isn’t a new concept for us as an organisation. The act of giving goes alongside our desire to spread happiness. It’s something we believe in. We all get caught up in the general busyness of our working days so it’s great to take some time out and give back. It’s about positivity and action. Producing random acts of kindness for our clients, suppliers and friends has long been a key focus for us, as we believe it should for everyone.
There are many small things that we can do in our daily lives to make other’s lives easier. And so, in preparation for World Kindness Day on 13 November here’s some ways to spread happiness…
We are massively looking forward to our acts of kindness and helping to make Blackpool happier.
“No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.” –Aesop
Karen Lambert is a creative thinker, an experienced strategic marketer and founder and Managing Director of Happy Creative, a strategic marketing and branding agency based in Lancashire, North West England. To learn more please contact Karen at www.happy-creative.co.uk
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