This book introduces the currency of Kindness as an alternative route to acquire success, happiness and a wealth that increases every time it is shared. By introducing Kindness as a currency, the reader is presented to each of the ten denominations of Kindness with explanations of what each denomination is, why it benefits both the giver and the receiver and how to spend it. Organisational usage of each denomination is also covered and enlightens the reader to the economic benefits of the use of this currency. This book aims to increase the awareness of the currency of Kindness, increase its circulation, its usage, thereby resulting in the increase in the wealth of the reader and the prosperity of society. Kindness – The Currency of a Civil Society is a practical guide as it invites the reader to select one or more denominations of their choosing and start spending it with their family, friends, their community and all of humanity. Kindness is not only the giving of money or material things. Kindness is itself a currency, whose ten denominations are Compassion, Courage, Creativity, Celebration, Forgiveness, Loyalty, Listening, Generativity, Humour and Respect. One of the objectives of this book is to allow the reader to develop a state of mind in which kindness becomes the underlying mode of operation. This book intends to allow you to see yourself as an individual with a higher purpose. The aim is to instill an awareness of what a great feeling it is to go through the hum drum of everyday life knowing that you actually have a higher mission. For the majority of us, our jobs are not who we are. Knowing in your mind that you have a greater purpose allows you to truly identify yourself. By making the giving of kindness, both to yourself and to others, your mission.
You can lift yourself to a point where you see the obstacles in your path for what they really are, insignificant in the bigger picture.
Having a higher purpose or an overwhelming objective in your life, is like a compass’s true north. It guides us and gives us courage because it is profound and meaningful. This book will look at 10 methods of being kind without necessary giving money.