Fast Company: CEOs on old-school work habits that you should still practice

October 3, 2019

Write thank-you cards

When Jennie Smythe, CEO of Girlilla Marketing, was a kid, her mom insisted she write handwritten thank you notes for any gift she received. Though it took effort, she was impressed by how appreciative her out-of-town family and friends were for the small token of gratitude. It’s a practice she still exercises professionally and personally today.