I’ve been thinking about it a lot. A character trait that is often overlooked. One we take for granted. Kindness.
Ask most people and they’ll tell you they value honesty and loyalty in someone but how often is kindness at the top of the list? How many people rank being kind as one of the most important qualities a person can have?
Since the #RestoringKindness campaign was conceptualized at A&J, the meaning and importance of kindness has been running circles in my head. I see the need for it more than every before. It’s like the contrast on my kindness lens has been cranked way up. I vividly see the dark shadows that are left behind where kindness is absent and the bright light that shines where kindness lives. (more…)