Quantcast
11 Simple Ways To Be A Better Person - Mogul

Share Information With Women Worldwide

Connect, share information & access knowledge from millions of women worldwide per week.

Sign Up & Post Now

11SimpleWaysToBeABetterPerson

alligriff08
1mo Kansas City, MO, United States Story
11 Simple Ways To Be A Better Person

1. Compliment people in front of others.

For some reason compliments hold more weight when they’re done in front of other people. It’s nice to be nice.

2. Participate.

The people who organize events always worry that no one will take part. What would an event be if no one showed up? Trust me, that ugly sweater contest or bake-off needs you!

3. Don’t butt in or give advice when you’re not asked for it.

Have confidence in others; trust that they are fully capable of being in charge of their own lives.

4. Give your mom a shout out on your birthday.

After all, she deserves some credit for your life. It was a big day for her too!

5. Become an organ donor (& tell your family).

Complete someone’s puzzle by becoming an organ, eye, and tissue donor. Give the ultimate gift of life!

6. Slow way down when you drive past a pedestrian.

35mph can seem like the Indy 500 to a woman walking her dog and children often don’t understand that it takes time for a vehicle to stop. Kids are not little adults; don’t expect them to act as adults do.

7. Ask someone “how are you?” Mean it and listen.

Ask a follow-up question. How we respond when someone answers can let them know we really do or don’t care at all.

8. Pause and give people the benefit of the doubt.

Modern technology, especially, can cause unintentional feather ruffling. We are often quick to judge, quick to doubt, and quicker to jump to our own conclusions. Leave no room in your mind to bring others down. Always think the best of each other.

9. Be kind to yourself.

Make peace with your past mistakes. Speak kindly about yourself – your soul needs your love and approval.

10. Bite your tongue.

Pause before speaking or writing when you are mad, agitated, or doubtful. A moment of patience in a moment of anger prevents a thousand moments of regret – Be aware of your emotional state before you act.

11. Give this world good energy. 

When we encounter negative energy we are left feeling subpar and less than the best version of ourselves. Positive daily interactions allow so many things to fall into place: energy levels, confidence, rapport, and even effective job performance. Be kind, even when people are mean.


Previously published by Thought Catalog

You Might Also Like



2 comments

  • Bethany Heinrich
    Bethany Heinrich Mogul Influencer
    3mo ago

    Made my day! I find putting things in perspective can help me a lot. To do that, sometimes I will just look at the sky. Realizing we are one planet among many in the middle of space reminds me to slow down, enjoy life, and be gracious to people.

    Made my day! I find putting things in perspective can help me a lot. To do that, sometimes I will just look at the sky. Realizing we are one planet among many in the middle of space reminds me to slow down, enjoy life, and be gracious to people.

  • Sasha Blemming
    1mo ago

    I think #2 is really important....I am always shy to actually go to events!

    I think #2 is really important....I am always shy to actually go to events!


Report this post
Report this post

I’m a twenty-something, making waves in the landlocked expanse of KCMO. I like to hang out with people who make me forget to look at my phone.

Want an amazing job or internship?

Join millions of women who have found their dream jobs and internships on Mogul.

Get A Top Job Now

Trending Jobs

See All Jobs


Trending Questions

  • Question Travel
    Clock 7h

    What do you think about Canada ?

    • 6 comments

    • 6 comments
    AndSoSheDid
    Montreal, QC, Canada

    Top Answer

    Oh wow, very very interesting!

  • Question Barnard
    Clock 1d

    Why hasn't the U.S. ratify CEDAW yet?

    • 1 comment

    • 1 comment

    Top Answer

    President Carter sent CEDAW to the U.S. Senate for advice and consent in 1980. It remains in the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. The Senate has held hearings on CEDAW five times in the past 25 years but failed each time to bring the treaty to a vote on the floor. Why?
    Conservative organizations, such as the Home School Legal Defense Associationand Concerned Women for America, vehemently oppose the ratification of all human rights treaties. They insist that human rights treaties violate American sovereignty. Thirty-eight Republican senators demonstrated this last December, when they refused to join their more moderate colleagues in ratifying the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
    CEDAW establishes the moral, civic and political equality of women and protects women's right to be free from discrimination and violence. Thanks to CEDAW, these values have diffused around the world. 
    Conservative critics are wrong when they claim that CEDAW reflects radical feminist views. In fact, a Republican woman, Nixon appointee Patricia Hutar, persuaded the United Nations to draft CEDAW. On January 30, 1974, President Nixon called for the U.S. government to commemorate International Women's Year at all levels.

  • Question Foodies
    Clock 3d

    Has anyone used an air fryer?

    lwcornett
    Mogul Influencer
    • 8 comments

    • 8 comments

    Top Answer

    At first glance, deep fryers and air fryers seem quite similar. Both give regular food (such as veggies or pieces of meat) a delicious taste and crunchy exterior. However, the method a deep fryer uses (dunking food into a large amount of hot oil) is much different from that of an air fryer, which coats food with a little bit of oil then blasts it with hot air. If you love traditional fried food, the deep fryer could be your best bet. If you’re a bit more health conscious and want to achieve similar results without entirely giving up that distinctive fried taste and texture, an air fryer could be the optimal choice.

See All Questions
/