The Leader Learner Podcast

S01E12 The How Do We Respond To Gifts Episode

July 04, 2022 Theresa Destrebecq & Vincent Musolino Season 1 Episode 12
The Leader Learner Podcast
S01E12 The How Do We Respond To Gifts Episode
Show Notes

Enjoy this spontaneous, unplanned conversation which turned into an episode :)

BIG IDEAS:

  • Relationship being more important than the gift
  • Do gifts pollute or change the relationship?
  • Polluting versus enhancing? 
  • What do we do with compliments?
  • Genuine connections over the "connect and pitch"
  • Link between connections and gifts to worthiness
  • When we don't accept a gift, we rob someone of the joy in giving
  • The 5 Love Languages, - Touch, Service, Words of Appreciation, Gifts, Quality Time
  • The gaps between how we like to give and receive love
  • Adapt love language to a work situation
  • Supporting peer-to-peer displays of appreciation
  • Understanding our love language based on what we like to give
  • Referrals from the heart, or referrals for a percentage?
  • Transparency in making referrals
  • "Send the elevator back"


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