EP 33 - The Kindness Movement

Summary: Kindness is about more than simply being nice. It’s a powerful tool for change in the professional world and every avenue of life.
Air Date: 3/28/18
Duration: 30:45
Host: Dr. Ward Bond
Guest Bio: Gabriella van Rij, Speaker, Author & Activist
Gabriella-Van-RijThe leading voice of the Kindness movement, Gabriella van Rij works to spread the message that we are all unique, and we each have something to offer the person next to us.

Gabriella is a speaker, author and activist for kindness whose presentations blend humor, original analogies, and her life story to create a rare perspective-shifting experience that speaks to all and that provides the tools audiences need for more productive relationships.

Gabriella has been seen by millions on Dr. Phil, ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX. She is an acclaimed author of three books. With All My Might is her mesmerizing memoir of one of the first cross-cultural adoptions. I Can Find My Might is part self-help, part practical resource for students, parents, and educators. Gabriella’s personal experience creates a boots-on-the-ground approach to bullying and self-acceptance that is nothing short of magical. Watch Your Delivery is Gabriella’s third and latest book, based on one of her popular presentations of the same name. She also writes for the Huffington Post and the NY Daily News.

Gabriella’s #DareToBeKind campaign brings her bullying prevention program to schools, communities, and corporations across the US. Blame is not the cure.
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EP 33 - The Kindness Movement
Kindness is about more than simply being nice.

It’s a powerful tool for change in the professional world and every avenue of life.

A leading advocate and dedicated researcher, Gabriella van Rij is at the forefront of a growing movement that is infusing the world with kindness. Her #DareToBeKind campaign has welcomed thousands of followers, from corporations and universities to media outlets.

With her signature humor and captivating story, Gabriella encourages people from all walks of life to embrace kindness as a force that unites, strengthens, and colors our world.

Listen as she joins Dr. Bond to explain why she believes kindness is the most underutilized skill in today’s world.

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