Why Thank You Notes are Important

Many of you who read my blogs realize that I think handwritten notes are such a gift, but do you know how important a written “thank you” note is to someone else?

Or how important it can be to YOU? Read this and maybe you can think of a reason to buy some stationery and stamps!

Thank You Notes

One Christmas, mom decreed that she was no longer going to remind her children of their thank-you note duties.
As a result their grandmother never received acknowledgments of the generous checks she had given.
The next year things were different.
“The children came over in person to thank me,” the grandparent told a friend triumphantly. “How wonderful!” the friend exclaimed. “What do you think caused the change in behavior?” “Oh, that’s easy,” the grandmother replied. “This year I didn’t sign the checks.

 

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