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The benefits of making time to be kind

It can be hard to muster goodwill towards others when you feel overworked and under pressure. But showing kindness will make a world of difference to those around you

It can be hard to muster goodwill towards others when you feel overworked and under pressure. But showing kindness will make a world of difference to those around you

As an eternally optimistic person, I try to see the good in situations whenever I can and behave with kindness to the people around me.

Yet my faith in humanity was recently stretched after I was conned on a popular online selling site. I’d be lying if I said I didn’t feel angry, as I did. Being kind is not easy when you are angry or stressed.

However, once the dust had settled I made a decision that this incident would not influence how

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