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WORKING: 'Thank You'
By Joshua Stewart
Updated: 1 year ago

ATLANTA  —  
As we begin a new year, it may be time to thank some people in your work life who have been important to you. Brandon Smith explains who (and why) we should be thanking early in 2013. (Photo Courtesy of Noel Abejo via stock.xchng.)
As we begin a new year, it may be time to thank some people in your work life who have been important to you. Brandon Smith explains who (and why) we should be thanking early in 2013. (Photo Courtesy of Noel Abejo via stock.xchng.)
In recent weeks, you’ve probably spent time with family and friends. Maybe you have given gifts to special people to let them know they’re important to you.

Early in this new year, it may also be time to thank some people there who have been important to you. Brandon Smith explains who (and why) we should be thanking in the opening weeks of 2013.

Brandon Smith teaches about leadership, communication, and workplace culture at Emory University's Goizueta Business School. More of his advice is on his blog and at theworkplacetherapist.com. While you’re there, ask him your workplace or career question. We might use your question on a future radio segment.